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Irita Kutchmy Collection

 Collection — Container: A-35b
Identifier: Wade-A-35b

Scope and Contents

This archive contains a demonstration tape of Irita Kutchmy's musical, "The Magical Land Behind the Wardrobe Door," (stored in Wade sound recordings: CSL-M / SR-5) as well as the program for its performance at Wimbledon High School (July 6-7, 1983). The musical was filed for copyright at the Library of Congress, January 2, 1984. Also included: a letter of explanation from Miss Kutchmy's mother, Cornelia Kutchmy, and a letter from the publisher saying that the Wade Center could not buy the book, music, or lyrics due to some question over American / British rights. A 1997 demo CD was also purchased in 2014, see sound recordings CSL-M/SR-21.


  • Created: 1978-1988



1.00 box : 5 Folders

0.1 Linear Feet

Source of Acquisition

88/29, 09/63, 14/60

Separated Materials

For actual copies of tape and CD, see Sound Recordings Wade/CSL-M/SR-5 and 21.

Other Descriptive Information

Includes a sound recording and photographs.
Irita Kutchmy Collection
Language of description

Repository Details

Part of the Marion E. Wade Center Repository

Wheaton College
501 College Ave.
Wheaton IL 60187-5593 US