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Ted Kazanoff papers

Identifier: 03-MWalb00408A

Scope and Contents

This collection contains materials related to the career of Ted Kazanoff, professor of acting and theater arts. Document types include teaching materials, production notes, programs, and publications.

Ted Kazanoff taught Theater Arts at numerous universities, including Columbia University, University of California at Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon University, Bennington College, Boston University, and Brandeis University. Professor Kazanoff retired from Brandeis in 1992, after which he continued to teach acting at the Boston Playwrights' Theater."


  • 1948-2012

Conditions Governing Access

This collection has not yet been reviewed for access and may contain restricted materials. Please contact the University Archives & Special Collections in advance to request access.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University


10 Linear Feet (10 record center boxes)

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There is no discernable arrangement noted for this collection.

Custodial History

This collection was transferred to the Archives in one accession by Kate Snodgrass, Artistic Director at Boston Playwrights' Theater, with the approval of Professor Kazanoff's son, Mark Kazanoff, in 2019. The collection was originally housed at the Boston Playwrights' Theater from 2012-2019, as Professor Kazanoff had continued to teach there after retiring from Brandeis.

Processing Information

Collection was maintained in the order in which it was received by the archives.

Folder titles were used to conduct a deductive restrictions review.

Folder titles are original to the creator.

Ted Kazanoff papers
Kate McNally
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Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

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