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Theater for The new City

Object Number: 
Metal, paper, mylar
Diameter: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)

Circular pin-back button; gold and pink on a black ground; around edge: gold letters "THEATER FOR THE NEW CITY" In center: picture of red rose.

A community cultural center, the Theater for the New City produces 30 – 40 new American plays each year, in addition to sponsoring parades, festivals and educational programs. Founded in 1971, it is located on First Avenue in New York City’s Lower East Side.

Credit Line: 
Gift of Irwin Silver
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group