Collection CHC5228 - Laura Zarrabeitia Papers

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Laura Zarrabeitia Papers


  • 1963-1997 (Creation)


3 Boxes

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Laura Zarrabeitia is a Cuban actress who formed part of Cuba's Teatro Estudio from 1960 to 1970, with which she acted in over 50 plays. She continued her performing career in exile in Spain (1970-1972), Venezuela (1972-1998), and Miami, Florida (1998- ).

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The Laura Zarrabeitia Papers consist of four scrapbooks documenting her career as an actress in Cuba in the 1960s and 1970s.  The scrapbooks include photographs, theater programs, contracts, scripts, and clippings.

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This collection is open for research.

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  • Spanish

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Please see the Cuban Heritage Collection's guide to its Theater collections for related materials.

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Sponsor Note: This collection was processed with the support of a grant from The Goizueta Foundation.

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