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Chamber Dance Company Collection

Founded in 1990, the Chamber Dance Company restages pieces from the international repertory of modern dance. The collection includes videos of selected choreography. These can be viewed at the Media Center on DVD or on the archival jukebox.

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Dance productions and documentaries in ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, modern and improvisational dance by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century.

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UW Dance Research Guide

University of Washington's Libraries Research Guide for Dance, providing additional resources such as databases for articles, e-journals, and links to additional content.

UW Digital Collections: Performing Arts

Digitized collections of photographs, pamphlet and textual documents, and images pertaining to performance.

Other Dance Archives in Seattle

Pacific Northwest Ballet Archives

The PNB Archives documents the history of the company, as well as earlier efforts to bring ballet to Seattle. The collection also include some limited material related to performances by touring companies in Seattle (1930s-1970s) and local dance schools (1930s-1980s).

Albertina Rasch, vaudeville dancer