Baker, Paul, 1911-

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Paul Baker, noted theater director and educator, has greatly impacted drama in the Southwest through his creative and experimental approach to theater, and his affiliations with Baylor University, The Dallas Theater Center and Trinity University. His wife, Kitty Baker, a college math professor, children's drama teacher and artist in her own right, also played a significant role in Paul Baker's career as a constant source of new ideas, encouragement and support.

From the description of Paul & Kitty Baker Papers, 1911-1999, (bulk 1942-1976). (Texas State University-San Marcos). WorldCat record id: 48251063

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creatorOf Baker, Paul, 1911-. Paul & Kitty Baker Papers, 1911-1999, (bulk 1942-1976). Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
creatorOf National Theatre Conference. Records, 1932-2001. Indiana University
referencedIn Biography -- Kelley, Chapman. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
referencedIn Jones, Preston, 1936-1979. Preston and Mary Sue Jones papers, 1930-1993, (bulk 1976-1992). Texas State University-San Marcos, Albert B. Alkek Library
referencedIn Paul and Kitty Baker Papers, 1911-1999 (bulk 1942-1976) Southwestern Writers Collection, Special Collections, Alkek Library, Texas State University-San Marcos
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Baker, Kitty. person
associatedWith Baker, Paul and Baker, Kitty person
associatedWith Baylor University. corporateBody
correspondedWith Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 person
associatedWith Dallas Theater Center. corporateBody
associatedWith Flatt, Robyn Baker. person
associatedWith Flynn, Robert, 1932- person
associatedWith Jones, Mary Sue. person
associatedWith Jones, Preston, 1936-1979. person
associatedWith Laurie, Sallie Baker. person
associatedWith National Theatre Conference. corporateBody
associatedWith Trinity University (San Antonio, Tex.) corporateBody
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Children's plays
Theatrical producers and directors
American literature--20th century
Experimental theater
College theater
Creative thinking
Drama--Study and teaching
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Birth 1911

Death 2009-10-25

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