Taylor Theatre Playbills

Title

J.B.

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Description

The playbill for Taylor University’s Spring 1961 performance of J.B. by Archibald MacLeish.

J.B. is a retelling of the Biblical story of Job by two old circus performers by the name of Zuss and Nickles (Zeus and Satan), who make a wager and play out Job’s story in modern America where Job is a millionaire named J.B..

This was part of the 1961 Fine Arts Festival and performed in Maytag Auditorium.

Artistic Director

Jim Young

Publication Date

5-4-1961

City

Upland, IN

Keywords

Job, Bible, Christianity, Play Within a Play, Tony Award, Pulitzer Prize, drama

Disciplines

Acting | Arts and Humanities | Dance | Education | Higher Education | Playwriting | Theatre and Performance Studies | Theatre History

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