Christopher Beck Papers

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Christopher Beck Papers
Dates: 1966-1989
Collection Number: 989.015
Creator/Collector: Beck, Christopher Christopher Beck & Company
Extent: 6 Boxes. 5.3 linear feet.
Repository: Museum of Performance and Design, Performing Arts Library
San Francisco, California 94124
Abstract: Christopher Beck was a choreographer and dance teacher who, in 1975, formed Christopher Beck & Company and founded Centerspace Theater in San Francisco. This collection includes videotapes, films, photographs, slides, contact sheets, negatives, audio cassette tapes, clippings, features, reviews, programs, press releases, posters, biographical material, a script, and original promotional art work.
Language of Material: English

Access

Entire Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Reproduction of these materials can occur only if the copying falls within the provisions of the doctrine of fair use. Copyright varies by item.

Preferred Citation

Christopher Beck Papers. Museum of Performance and Design, Performing Arts Library

Acquisition Information

Donated by Christopher Beck on October 10, 1989.

Biography/Administrative History

Christopher Beck was a choreographer and dance teacher who, in 1975, formed Christopher Beck & Company and founded Centerspace Theater in San Francisco.

Scope and Content of Collection

This collection includes videotapes, films, photographs, slides, contact sheets, negatives, audio cassette tapes, clippings, features, reviews, programs, press releases, posters, biographical material, a script, and original promotional art work.

Indexing Terms

Choreographers
Dance teachers
Theaters--California
Centerspace Theater

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