16 linear ft. (16 boxes), 3 oversize boxes, 5 oversize folios, 10 oversize folders, 1 audio-visual box, 2 photograph boxes, 1 oversize photograph box, 1 oversize photograph folio.
Organized into 10 series: 1. Business - operation, 1968-2006 (Box 1-7). 2. Business - productions, 1968-1999 (Box 7-13). 3. Munt-Brooks Dance Studio (Denver, Colorado), 1967-1999 (Box 13-14). 4. Munt-Brooks Dance Company & Studio (New York City) 1949-1967, (Box 14). 5. Professional 1933-1987, (Box 14-15). 6. Music composed by Alfred Brooks Pew, 1944-1990 (Box 15). 7. Personal, 1930s-1940s (Box 16). 8. Oversize 1968-1999, (OV Box 1- 3, OVFolio 1-5, OVFF 1-10). 9. Audio-visual, ca. 1979, n.d. (AVBox 1). 10. Photographs, ca. 1930-2004 (PhotoBox 1-3, OVPhotoFolio 1).
Collection includes business operation records; press releases; clippings; scripts; cast and audition information; production programs; production posters; musical manuscripts of pieces composed by Al Brooks; professional histories of Al Brooks and Maxine Munt; financial records, legal documents, correspondence from the Munt-Brooks Dance Studios; personal documents of Munt and Brooks include correspondence, educational, military and legal documents, travel logs, journals and memorabilia.
Non-profit organization established by Alfred Brooks Pew (Al Brooks) and Maxine Munt Brooks (Maxine Munt) in April 1968. The Changing Scene was located in downtown Denver, Colo. until 1999. The venue provided a site for plays, films, dance performances, and multimedia presentations. Over 350 plays premiered at the Change Scene Theatre.
Collection includes former photo accession #2004.128.
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado.