North Carolina School of the Arts Dance Programs Collection

Department of Special Collections
Davidson Library
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
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Guide to the North Carolina School of the Arts Dance Programs Collection

Collection number: PA Mss 92

Department of Special Collections

Davidson Library

University of California, Santa Barbara
Processed by:
Frances Kay Smith
Date Completed:
11/5/2012
Encoded by:
Zachary Liebhaber
© 2011 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: North Carolina School of the Arts dance programs collection
Dates: 1911-1991
Collection number: PA Mss 92
Collection Size: 3 linear feet (7 document boxes).
Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
Abstract: Collection of dance programs, playbills, and clippings spanning the twentieth century.
Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the library's online catalog.
Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English

Access

Use of the collection is unrestricted.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Preferred Citation

North Carolina School of the Arts dance programs collection. PA Mss 92, Department of Special Collections, University Libraries, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Scope and Content of Collection

Collection of dance programs, playbills, and souvenir programs spanning the twentieth century from teens to nineties. Several files include American Ballet Theater programs from 1940 to 1991. Collection contains both U.S. dance troupes and overseas touring troupes, representative of ballet and native dance troupes from Africa, Bali, Cambodia, France, Greece, Haiti, India, Iran, Israel, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Philippines, Poland, Spain, Yugoslavia. Programs often contain descriptions of regional dances and practices.
Files contain clipping collections of dancers and artists related to dance, such as costumers/set designers Leon Bakst and Horace Armistead, as well as subjects related to dance, such as stage setting and scenery; pictorial works; costume; ballet and dancing depicted in art; ballet of the 20th century; cartoons and caricatures of dance.

Arrangement

This collection is divided into the following series: I. Dance troupe program files, II. Subject files, III. Dancers and artists, IV. Accession PA.2013.012.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Dance
Ballet
American Ballet Theatre
Ballets russes
Armistead, Horace
Bakst, Leon, 1866-1924
Programs
Clippings
Playbills


Collection Contents

 

Series I. Dance troupe programe files

Box 1: 1

American Ballet Theatre (1 of 4)

Box 1: 2

American Ballet Theatre (2 of 4)

Box 1: 3

American Ballet Theatre (3 of 4)

Box 2: 1

American Ballet Theatre (4 of 4)

Box 2: 2

American Ballet

Box 2: 3

American Folk Ballet

Box 2: 4

Chicago Opera Ballet

Box 2: 5

Dance Black America

Box 2: 6

Opera Ballet Music Hall in the World

Box 2: 7

North Carolina Dance theater

Box 2: 8

Southern Ballet of Atlanta

Box 2: 9

Transitions Dance Company

Box 2: 10

Winslow-Fitzsimons

Box 3: 1

Africa

Box 3: 2

Bali

Box 3: 3

Cambodia

Box 3: 4

Greek Dances Dora Stratou Theater

Box 3: 5

Haiti

Box 3: 6

India

Box 3: 7

Iran

Box 3: 8

Israel

Box 3: 9

Japan

Box 3: 10

Korea

Box 3: 11

Mexico

Box 4: 1

Philippines

Box 4: 2

Poland

Box 4: 3

Russia

Box 4: 4

Russia/Soviet Union

Box 4: 5

Mia Slavenska Ballet/Slavenska Franklin Ballet

Box 4: 6

Soirée de Paris

Box 4: 7

Spain (1 of 2)

Box 4: 8

Spain (2 of 2) [includes Basque]

Box 4: 9

Yugoslavia

 

Series II. Subject files

Box 5: 1

Ballet - Costume

Box 5: 2

Ballet - Pictorial works

Box 5: 3

Ballet - Stage setting and scenery

Box 5: 4

Ballet companies, miscellaneous

Box 5: 5

Ballet in art

Box 5: 6

Ballet Nacional de Cuba

Box 5: 7

Ballet of the 20th century

Box 5: 8

Ballet Rambert

Box 5: 9

The Ballet Society (New York)

Box 5: 10

Ballet, misc.

Box 5: 11

Bourneville, August: Etudes Choreographic; A New Year's Gift for Dance Lovers

Box 5: 12

Dancing

Box 5: 13

Dancing in art

Box 5: 14

Dancing in the United States [Dancing United States History]

Box 5: 15

Dancing--Caricatures and cartoons

Box 5: 16

Feld Ballet

Box 5: 17

Hungarian Dance News (1980, Nos. 3-4)

Box 5: 18

New York. Public Library. Dance Collection

Box 5: 19

Nutcracker

Box 5: 20

Royal Ballet

Box 5: 21

Russia Festival of Music and Dance

Box 5: 22

Sidewalk Dance Theater

Box 5: 23

Swan Lake (Ballet)

 

Series III. Dancers and artists

Box 6: 1

Alonso, Alicia

Box 6: 2

Armistead, Horace

Box 6: 3

Bakst, Leon (1 of 2)

Box 6: 4

Bakst, Leon (2 of 2)

Box 6: 5

Balanchine, George

Box 6: 6

Bessmertnova, Natalia

Box 6: 7

Diaghelev, Sergei (other materials)

Box 6: 8

Diaghilev, Sergei (1916 tour)

Box 6: 9

Dowell, Anthony

Box 6: 10

Fonteyn, Margot

Box 7: 1

Ghelderode, Michel de

Box 7: 2

Jones, Robert Edmond

Box 7: 3

La Argentina (dancer)

Box 7: 4

Liepa, Maris

Box 7: 5

Markova, Alicia

Box 7: 6

Martins, Peter

Box 7: 7

McBride, Patricia

Box 7: 8

Miscellaneous dancers

Box 7: 9

Nijinsky, Waslaw

Box 7: 10

Nureyev, Rudolf

Box 7: 11

Park, Merle

Box 7: 12

Pavlova, Anna

Box 7: 13

Robbins, Jerome

Box 7: 14

Seymour, Lynn

Box 7: 15

Sibley, Antoinette

Box 7: 16

Tomasson, Helgi

Box 7: 17

Vasiliev, Vladimir

Box 7: 18

Verdy, Violette

Box 7: 19

Wall, David

Box 7: 20

Wigman, Mary

 

Series IV. Accession PA.2013.012

Box 8:1

Argentina

Box 8:2

Atlanta Civic Ballet

Box 8:3

Atlanta Dance Theatre

Box 8:4

Australian Ballet

Box 8:5

Ballet Clasico de Mexico

Box 8:6

Ballet de Champs-Elyses (1a)

Box 8:7

Ballet de Champs-Elyses (1b)

Box 8:8

Ballet de la Cuidad de Mexico

Box 8:9

Ballets de l'Opera de Pans

Box 8:10

Ballets de Paris

Box 8:11

Ballet Espanol Roberto Iglesias

Box 8:12

Ballet for America

Box 8:13

Ballet Guatemala

Box 8:14

Ballet Janine Charrat de France

Box 9:1

Ballets Jooss

Box 9:2

Ballet Nationale de Marseille

Box 9:3

Ballets Russes de Col. W. de Basil (1a)

Box 9:4

Ballets Russes de Col. W. de Basil (1b)

Box 9:5

Ballets Russes de Col. W. de Basil (1c)

Box 9:6

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (1a)

Box 9:7

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (1b)

Box 9:8

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (1c)

Box 10:1

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (2a)

Box 10:2

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (2b)

Box 10:3

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (3a)

Box 10:4

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (3b)

Box 10:5

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (3c)

Box 10:6

Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (3d)

Box 10:7

Ballets Suedios de Roy de Mere

Box 10:8

Ballet-Theatre Francais

Box 10:9

Ballet West

Box 10:10

Bailados

Box 10:11

Baliett

Box 10:12

Bejart

Box 10:13

Beryozka Russian Dance Company

Box 10:14

Birmingham Ballet Company

Box 10:15

Black Tradition in American Modern Dance

Box 10:16

Bolshoi Ballet (1a)

Box 10:17

Bolshoi Ballet (1b)

Box 10:18

Bolshoi Ballet (1c)

Box 11:1

Bolshoi Ballet (1d)

Box 11:2

Bolshoi Ballet (2a)

Box 11:3

Bolshoi Ballet (2b)

Box 11:4

Bolshoi Ballet (2c)

Box 11:5

Bolshoi Ballet (2d)

Box 11:6

Bolshoi Ballet (2e)

Box 11:7

Canadian Ballet Festival

Box 11:8

Chilean National Ballet

Box 11:9

Clotide et Alexandre Sakharoff

Box 11:10

Compania de Arte Indo Americano

Box 11:11

Dance International 1900-1937

Box 11:12

Danilova, Alexandra

Box 11:13

Dutch National Ballet

Box 11:14

Feld Ballet

Box 11:15

Festival Ballet (London)

Box 11:16

Festival Internacional de Danza

Box 11:17

Foxhole Ballet

Box 11:18

Grand Ballet des Marquis de Cuevas (1a)

Box 11:19

Grand Ballet des Marquis de Cuevas (1b)

Box 12:1

Hamburg Ballet

Box 12:2

Hans Christian Anderson Ballet Awards

Box 12:3

Harkness Ballet (1a)

Box 12:4

Harkness Ballet (1b)

Box 12:5

International Ballet (London)

Box 12:6

International Ballet of the Marquis de Cuevas

Box 12:7

International Festival of the Arts

Box 12:8

Joffrey Ballet (1a)

Box 12:9

Joffrey Ballet (1b)

Box 12:10

Joffrey Ballet (1c)

Box 12:11

Joffrey Ballet (1d)

Box 12:12

Joffrey Ballet (1e)

Box 12:13

Jose Limon

Box 12:14

Junior League Follies

Box 12:15

Kansas City Ballet

Box 12:16

Kirov Ballet (1a)

Box 12:17

Kirov Ballet (1b)

Box 13:1

Kirov Ballet (1c)

Box 13:2

Kirsova Ballet

Box 13:3

Leonide Massine

Box 13:4

Littlefield Ballet

Box 13:5

London's Festival Ballet (1a)

Box 13:6

London's Festival Ballet (1b)

Box 13:7

Manhattan Festival Ballet

Box 13:8

Michel Folkin Ballet

Box 13:9

Mordkin Ballet (1a)

Box 13:10

Mordkin Ballet (1b)

Box 13:11

Moscow Art Theatre Musical Studio

Box 13:12

National Ballet of Canada (1a)

Box 13:13

National Ballet of Canada (1b)

Box 13:14

National Ballet of Canada (1c)

Box 13:15

National Ballet of Canada (2a)

Box 13:16

National Ballet of Canada (2b)

Box 13:17

National Ballet of Canada (2c)

Box 13:18

National Ballet of Canada (2d)

Box 13:19

National Ballet [Washington] (1a)

Box 13:20

National Ballet [Washington] (1b)

Box 13:21

National Ballet Theatre of Finland

Box 14:1

Nederlands Dans Theater (1a)

Box 14:2

Nederlands Dans Theater (1b)

Box 14:3

New York City Ballet (1a)

Box 14:4

New York City Ballet (1b)

Box 14:5

New York City Ballet (1c)

Box 14:6

New York City Ballet (2a)

Box 14:7

New York City Ballet (2b)

Box 14:8

New York City Ballet (2c)

Box 14:9

New York City Ballet (3a)

Box 14:10

New York City Ballet (3b)

Box 14:11

New York City Ballet (3c)

Box 14:12

New York City Ballet (3d)

Box 14:13

New York City Ballet (4a)

Box 14:14

New York City Ballet (4b)

Box 14:15

New York City Ballet (4c)

Box 14:16

New York City Ballet (4d)

Box 15:1

New York City Ballet (4e)

Box 15:2

New York City Ballet (5a)

Box 15:3

New York City Ballet (5b)

Box 15:4

New York City Ballet (5c)

Box 15:5

New York City Ballet (5d)

Box 15:6

New York City Ballet (5e)

Box 15:7

New York City Ballet (5f)

Box 15:8

New York City Ballet (5g)

Box 15:9

New York City Ballet (5h)

Box 15:10

New York City Ballet (5i.a)

Box 16:1

New York City Ballet (5i.b)

Box 16:2

New York City Ballet (5j)

Box 16:3

Opera Ball

Box 16:4

Pacific Northwest Ballet

Box 16:5

Pennsylvania Ballet

Box 16:6

Philadelphia Ballet Company

Box 16:7

Prima Rassegna del Balletto di Sanremo

Box 16:8

Princeton Regional Ballet (1a)

Box 16:9

Princeton Regional Ballet (1b)

Box 16:10

Red Shoes (Motion Picture)

Box 16:11

Royal Ballet (1a)

Box 16:12

Royal Ballet (1b)

Box 16:13

Royal Ballet (1c)

Box 16:14

Royal Ballet (1d)

Box 16:15

Royal Ballet (1e)

Box 16:16

Royal Ballet (1f)

Box 16:17

Royal Ballet (1g)

Box 16:18

Royal Ballet (2a)

Box 16:19

Royal Ballet (2b)

Box 17:1

Royal Ballet (2c)

Box 17:2

Royal Ballet (2d)

Box 17:3

Royal Ballet (2e)

Box 17:4

Royal Ballet (2f)

Box 17:5

Royal Ballet (2g)

Box 17:6

Royal Ballet (2h)

Box 17:7

Royal Ballet (2i)

Box 17:8

Royal Ballet (2j)

Box 17:9

Royal Danish Ballet (1)

Box 17:10

Royal Danish Ballet (2a)

Box 17:11

Royal Danish Ballet (2b)

Box 17:12

Royal Danish Ballet (2c)

Box 17:13

Royal Danish Ballet (2d)

Box 17:14

Royal Danish Ballet (2e)

Box 17:15

Royal Danish Ballet (2f)

Box 17:16

Royal Danish Ballet (2g)

Box 17:17

Royal Danish Ballet (2h)

Box 17:18

Royal Danish Ballet (2i)

Box 17:19

Royal Danish Ballet (2j)

Box 17:20

Royal Danish Ballet (2k)

Box 17:21

Royal Danish Ballet (2l)

Box 17:22

Royal Danish Ballet (2m)

Box 18:1

Royal Swedish Ballet

Box 18:2

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (1a)

Box 18:3

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (1b)

Box 18:4

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (1c)

Box 18:5

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (1d)

Box 18:6

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (2a)

Box 18:7

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (2b)

Box 18:8

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (2c)

Box 18:9

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (2d)

Box 18:10

Royal Winnipeg Ballet (2e)

Box 18:11

Sadler's Wells Ballet (1a)

Box 18:12

Sadler's Wells Ballet (1b)

Box 18:13

Sadler's Wells Ballet (1c)

Box 18:14

Sadler's Wells Ballet (1d)

Box 18:15

Sadler's Wells Ballet (1e)

Box 18:16

Sadler's Wells Ballet (2a)

Box 18:17

Sadler's Wells Ballet (2b)

Box 18:18

Sadler's Wells Ballet (2c)

Box 18:19

Sadler's Wells Ballet (2d)

Box 18:20

San Francisco Ballet (1a)

Box 18:21

San Francisco Ballet (1b)

Box 19:1

San Francisco Ballet (1c)

Box 19:2

San Francisco Ballet (1d)

Box 19:3

San Francisco Ballet (1e)

Box 19:4

School of American Ballet, New York (1a)

Box 19:5

School of American Ballet, New York (1b)

Box 19:6

School of American Ballet, New York (1c)

Box 19:7

Slavenska-Franklin Ballet

Box 19:8

Southeastern Regional Ballet Festival (1a)

Box 19:9

Southeastern Regional Ballet Festival (1b)

Box 19:10

Stars of the Russian Ballet

Box 19:11

Stuttgart Ballet (1a)

Box 19:12

Stuttgart Ballet (1b)

Box 19:13

Stuttgart Ballet (1c)

Box 19:14

Stuttgart Ballet (1d)

Box 19:15

Stuttgart Ballet (1e)

Box 19:16

Stuttgart Ballet (1f)

Box 19:17

Stuttgart Ballet (1g)

Box 19:18

Stuttgart Ballet (1h)

Box 19:19

Sydney Dance Company

Box 20:1

Western Theatre Ballet

Box 20:2

United We Dance

Box 20:3

Zapata (Ballet)

Box 20:4

Miscellaneous (1a)

Box 20:5

Miscellaneous (1b)

Box 20:6

Freddy Wittop

Box 20:7

Janet Collins

Box 20:8

Josephine Baker

Box 20:9

Karole Armitage

Box 20:10

Rudolf Nureyev (1a)

Box 20:11

Rudolf Nureyev (1b)

Box 20:12

Rudolf Nureyev (1c)