New Television Workshop Collection
New Television Workshop Collection Oral Histories Dance Archiving Project



Dance Archiving Project, 1981

Extent:
4 videocassettes of 4 (VHS) (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. viewing copy.
4 videocassettes of 4 (Betacam SP) (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
4 videocassettes of 4 (240 min.) : sd., col. ; 1 inch master

Organization and Arrangement:
Organized by Program :
Fred Astaire/George Balanchine Project Documentation
Honi Coles Interview

Background:
The "Dance Archiving Project" was created to film performances of individual dancers and dance troupes. Initial plans were to interview famous dancers and create a resource center for researchers and students of modern dance. However, only one interview, with Honi Coles, was completed.

Scope:
The videotapes consist of raw, unedited footage of interviews.









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