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Chamber Dance Company Archive: How to Watch

A unique collection of video documenting the UW Chamber Dance Dance Company's over 25 year history of performing modern dance classics.

Titles Available at the Media Center

  • v. 1: Dances of Isadora Duncan 
  • v. 2: Dances of Ruth St. Denis 
  • v. 3: Dances of Doris Humphrey 
  • v. 4: Dances of Charles Weidman 
  • v. 5: Dances of Martha Graham 
  • v. 6: Dances of Mary Wigman*
  • v. 7: Dances of Dore Hoyer*
  • v. 8: Dances of Michio Ito*
  • v. 9: Eve Gentry 
  • v. 10: José Limón 
  • v. 11: Erick Hawkins 
  • v. 12: Louis Falco 
  • v. 13: Stephen Petronio 
  • v. 14: Murray Louis 
  • v. 15: Anna Sokolow 
  • v. 16: Bill Evans 
  • v. 17: Mark Morris 
  • v. 18: Bebe Miller 
  • v. 19: Hanya Holm 
  • v. 20: Pat Graney 
  • v. 21: Daniel Nagrin 
  • v. 22: Mark Dendy 
  • v. 23: Moses Pendleton 
  • v. 24: David Parsons 
  • v. 25: Hannah Kahn 
  • v. 26: Dorfman & Froot 
  • v. 27: Doug Elkins 
  • v. 28: Laura Dean 
  • v. 29: Llory Wilson 
  • v. 30: Lar Lubovitch 
  • v. 31: Doug Varone
  • v. 32: Alwin Nikolais 
  • v. 33: Danny Buraczeski 
  • v. 34: Paul Taylor 
  • v. 35: Zvi Gotheiner 
  • v. 36: Elisa Monte 
  • v. 37: Bella Lewitzky 
  • v. 38: Doris Humphrey 
  • v. 39: Loïe Fuller 
  • v. 40: Tandy Beal 
  • v. 41: Susan Marshall 
  • v. 42: Vaslav Nijinsky 
  • v. 43: Ted Shawn 
  • v.44: Twyla Tharp 
  • v.45: Joseph Gifford: The Pursued*
  • v.46: Dink's Blues / Donald McKayle 
  • v.47: Harmonica Breakdown / Jane Dudley 
  • v.48: Lynchtown / Charles Wiedman 
  • v.49: D-Man in the Waters / Bill T. Jones 
  • v.50: Bauhaus Dances / Oskar Schlemmer 
  • v.51: Shapiro & Smith Dance 
  • v.52: Wade Madsen 
  • v.53: Ethel Winter
  • v.54: Jean Erdman
  • v.55: Helen Tamaris
  • v.56: Susan Marshall
  • v.57: Doris Humphrey

*Also part of the Repertory Performance DVD Library and Archive

Media Center Jukeboxes

You can watch the Chamber Dance Company Archive recordings on DVD by visiting the Libraries Media Center in person. You can also watch the videos on the Media Center's Archival Jukebox (located outside of the Media Center on Suzzallo's 3rd floor). Since not all dance enthusiasts live in Seattle, a selection of dance excerpts available to stream online, linked below.

Watch Clips

A playlist of clips from a variety of Chamber Dance Company works.