Robert Ward opera score and publicity material

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Robert Ward, Bernard Stambler, He Who Gets Slapped (Pantaloon): An Opera in Three Acts Based on the Play by Andreev: Vocal Score, New York, 1961; (2) Fliers for and photocopies of reviews of US productions of the opera; (3) Letter from Robert Ward to Richard Davies, 1984

Administrative / Biographical History

Robert Ward (1917- ) is an American composer who wrote an opera based on Leonid Andreev's play "Tot, kto poluchaet poshchechiny"

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Robert Ward, June and November 1984; Ben Hellman, March 1985; Richard Davies, December 1990


In English, German

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the Leeds Russian Archive online catalogue