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Subseries 1. Benedum Center records, 1983-1999

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains the administrative and operational files of the Benedum Center of the Arts. Included are files concerning the restoration and reopening of the theatre and correspondence with partner arts organizations such as the Civic Light Opera, the Pittsburgh Ballet, and the Pittsburgh Opera.


Box 1
Folder 1 Acoustic panels, 1987
Folder 2-5 Administrative reports, 1995-1998
Folder 6 Advance box office payments, 1986-1988
Folder 7 Americans with Disabilities Act, 1991-1999
Folder 8 Americans with Disabilities Act requirements, 1993-1995
Folder 9 Arts advocacy, 1991
Folder 10 Arts in Focus, Ltd. Binocular rental, 1993-1999
Folder 11 Bookings, 1990-1992
Folder 12 Constituents booking policies, 1991
Folder 13 Constituents non-booking and scheduling policies, 1988

Box 2
Folder 1 Capital budget update, 1988
Folder 2 Chandelier restoration photos
Folder 3-5 Civic Light Opera, 1989-1993
Folder 6-8 Civic Light Opera, 1996-1998
Folder 9 Civic Light Opera choice seats, 1988-1990
Folder 10 Civic Light Opera interest in advance sales, 1989-1994

Box 3
Folder 1 Civic Light Opera lease agreements, 1989-1990
Folder 2 Civic Light Opera Pittsburgh Symphony correspondence, 1989
Folder 3-5 Complaints, 1987-1997
Folder 6 Compliments, 1988-1995
Folder 7 Computer systems, 1987-1991
Folder 8 Computer usage fees, 1988-1992
Folder 9 Constituents newspaper clippings, 1989-1995

Box 4
Folder 1 Contractor’s contracts, 1989-1990
Folder 2 Co-presenters
Folder 3 Curtain’s Up! Festival weekend, September 1987
Folder 4 Damages to patrons, 1987-1994
Folder 5 Dorothy Parker t-shirt, 1990-1991
Folder 6 Downtown police patrol, 1992-1996
Folder 7 Duquesne Light, 1992-1996
Folder 8 Electronic draft capture online authorization, 1989
Folder 9 Engineering correspondence, 1987-1999
Folder 10 Executive survey, 1990-1991
Folder 11 Fabri-Coate, 1989
Folder 12 Facilities information, 1988-1989
Folder 13 Financial needs analysis, 1990
Folder 14 Fire system, 1987-1996
Folder 15 Furnishings, 1987-1988

Box 5
Folder 1 Gift certificates, 1987-1992
Folder 2 Gift shop, 1987-1995
Folder 3 House and stage information
Folder 4 HVAC system, 1987-1992
Folder 5 Interior and exterior sketches
Folder 6 Interiors, 1987-1991
Folder 7 Inner lobby, 1989
Folder 8 Internships, 1987-1995
Folder 9 Jerit Boys maintenance study, November 1990
Folder 10 Job descriptions, 1987

Box 6
Folder 1-3 Joint management of Pittsburgh Broadway Series, 1990-1993

Box 7
Folder 1 Joint management of Pittsburgh Broadway Series, 1993-1994
Folder 2 Joint subcommittees of Pittsburgh Symphony Society and Pittsburgh Trust for Cultural Resources boards, 1989-1990
Folder 3 Joint subcommittees of Pittsburgh Symphony Society and Pittsburgh Trust for Cultural Resources staff, 1989-1991
Folder 4 Lease, 1987
Folder 5 Lighting board replacement, 1993-1994
Folder 6 Lobby chandelier photos
Folder 7-8 Marketing, 1987-1991
Folder 9 Master schedules, 1991-1994

Box 8
Folder 1 McCune report newspaper clippings, 1987-1989
Folder 2 Memorandum on management structure by Economic Research Assoc., 1983-1985
Folder 3 Moving picture machine operators correspondence, 1988-1991
Folder 4-5 Navarro correspondence, 1987-1988

Box 9
Folder 1-4 Navarro correspondence, 1987-1991
Folder 5 Navarro correspondence, 1988

Box 10
Folder 1-2 Navarro correspondence, 1989-1990
Folder 3 Negative air pressure, 1990-1991
Folder 4 Newspaper clippings, 1983-1985
Folder 5-7 Newspaper clippings, 1987-1988
Folder 8 Newspaper clippings, 1991
Folder 9 Opening gala, 1987
Folder 10 Opening gala newspaper clippings, 1987

Box 11
Folder 1 Opening gala program and press packet, 1987
Folder 2 Opening gala promotional materials, 1987
Folder 3 Opera rental rates changeover costs, 1988
Folder 4 Operations study by University of Pittsburgh students, 1991
Folder 5 Outreach task force, 1992
Folder 6 OSHA, February 1993
Folder 7 Other theatre renovations and openings, 1987-1989
Folder 8 Performers photographs
Folder 9 Personnel, 1985-1999
Folder 10 Personnel, 1987-1994

Box 12
Folder 1 Personnel study, 1993
Folder 2 Photocopier information, 1989
Folder 3 Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, 1986-1991
Folder 4-5 Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, 1996-1998
Folder 6 Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre correspondence, 1998-1999
Folder 7 Pittsburgh Dance Council, 1989-1991
Folder 8-10 Pittsburgh Dance Council, 1996-1999
Folder 11 Pittsburgh Opera, 1989-1990
Folder 12-14 Pittsburgh Opera, 1996-1999
Folder 15 Pittsburgh Public Theater newspaper clippings, 1992
Folder 16 Pittsburgh Symphony, 1987

Box 13
Folder 1 Procedures for changing the marquee, 1988
Folder 2 Promotional materials for the Benedum Center, 1987-1989
Folder 3 Rental rates schedule, 1987
Folder 4 Residents and constituents booking policies and procedures, 1987-1991
Folder 5 Residents and constituents meetings, 1990-1991
Folder 6-7 Scheduling, 1989-1993
Folder 8 Scheduling Civic Light Opera
Folder 9 Scheduling Pittsburgh Ballet, 1987-1988
Folder 10 Scheduling Pittsburgh Dance Council, 1987
Folder 11 Scheduling procedures, 1981-1994
Folder 12 Scrapbook of Benedum opening season, 1987-1988
Folder 13 Seating

Box 14
Folder 1 Smoking lounge, 1991
Folder 2 Seventh floor reservations, 1995-1998
Folder 3 Shaver report, 1988-1989
Folder 4 Sign reconstruction, 1988-1989
Folder 5 Sound equipment, 1987-1991
Folder 6 Staff meetings, 1987-1997
Folder 7 Stanley theatre history

Box 15
Folder 1 Stanley theatre memories, 1987
Folder 2 Stanley theatre opening
Folder 3 Stanley theatre photographs (photocopies)
Folder 4 Stanley theatre renovation, 1984
Folder 5 Surrounding area information, 1984
Folder 6 Syria Mosque, 1991
Folder 7 Telecheck, 1995
Folder 8 Telemarketing, 1988
Folder 9 Tenth anniversary proclamation, 1996
Folder 10 Theater utilization data
Folder 11 Theatre Historical Society of America, 1996
Folder 12 UDAG, 1998-1999
Folder 13 WQED fundraiser donation, 1991
Folder 14 WQED marquee donation, 1993
Folder 15 WQED trade, 1988-1989
Folder 16 WQED pledges, 1988-1989