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Dance Advance (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records

Collection ID

SCRC 226

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Description


Collection Summary

Title
Dance Advance (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records

Dates
1994-2014, bulk 1994-2002

Collection ID
SCRC 226

Creator
Dance Advance (Philadelphia, Pa.)

Quantity
5 linear feet (14 boxes + oversized)

Repository
Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

Language
Materials in English.
           
Detailed Collection Information

Historical Note
Dance Advance was founded by The Pew Charitable Trusts in 1993 to provide financial support to dance artists, organizations, and educational training programs in southeastern Pennsylvania.
The purpose of the annual financial grants is to fund diverse dance projects, provide professional development opportunities for dancers, and enhance dance programming in the Philadelphia area.

Description of Collection
The collection contains programs and publicity, videotapes and DVDs of dance performances, and posters for the projects and performances of Dance Advance grant recipients. Dance Advance organizational materials are limited to scattered grant application guidelines. This collection includes preserved versions of the organization’s website, available through Archive-It.   


Organization and Arrangement
The programs and publicity are arranged alphabetically. The original order, maintained by the creator, cannot be confirmed. The collection is arranged into 4 series as follows:

Series 1: Correspondence and files, 1994-2002
Series 2: VHS tapes and DVDs, 1975-2010
Series 3: Mounted posters, 2001
Series 4: Website versions in Archive-It, 2014


Patron Information

Catalog Record
A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: http://diamond.temple.edu/record=b5697351~S30

Research Access
Collection is open for research.

Collections Stored Off-Site
This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research.

Technical Access
Original audiovisual materials, as well as preservation and duplicating masters, may not be played. Researchers must consult use copies, or if none exist must pay for a use copy. Certain digital files may also be inaccessible. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Accruals
Additions to this collection are expected. Websites are captured using Archive-It periodically, and the latest additions may not yet be included in this finding aid. For information on material–physical and digital, including captured websites–that may have been added since the last finding aid update, please contact the Special Collections Research Center.

Publication and Copyright Information
The Dance Advance (Philadelphia, Pa.) Records are the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. Intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation
[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Dance Advance (Philadelphia, Pa.) Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information
Donated in February 2003. Additional audiovisual materials added via Dance/UP Records (SCRC 174), gift of Dance/USA Philadelphia, 2015.

Processing Information
Processed in 2008. Finding aid revised according to contemporary archival standards in December 2014 by Katy Rawdon, Coordinator of Technical Services. Updated with accrual in June 2016 by Courtney Smerz, Collection Management Archivist.

           
Index Terms

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:

Corporate Names:
Pew Center for Arts & Heritage
Pew Charitable Trusts

Subjects:
Dance--Performance
Dance--Study and teaching--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Places:
Philadelphia, Pa.

Material Types:
Audiocassettes
Born digital
Correspondence
DVDs
Manuscripts
Sound recordings
VHS (TM)
Video recordings
Web sites

 

Inventory

Series 1: Correspondence and files, 1994-2002

1          1          Alison, Jaye,          1999
1          2          Annenberg Center          1998
1          3          Annenberg Center          1999
1          4          Annenberg Center          2000
1          5          Arrow, Kim,          1999
1          6          Art Matters,          2000
1          7          Asian Arts Initiative,          1999
1          8          Bazell, Myra          1997
1          9          Bazell, Myra          1999
1          10          Brandywine Ballet Company,          1999
1          11          Burden, Robert F.          1999
1          12          Canuso, Nicole          1999
1          13          Canuso, Nicole          2000
1          14          Carson, Michael          1999
1          15          Carson, Michael          2001
1          16          Community Education Center          1998
1          17          Community Education Center          1999
1          18          Community Education Center          2000
2          1          Cousineau, Nicole          1997
2          2          Cousineau, Nicole          1998
2          3          Cousineau, Nicole          1999
2          4          Cousineau, Nicole          2000
2          5          Cousineau, Nicole          2001
2          6          Dance Advance          1996
2          7          Dance Advance          1997
2          8          Dance Advance          1999
2          9          Dance Advance          2000
2          10          Dance Advance          2002
2          11          Dance Affiliates          1998
2          12          Dance Affiliates          1999
2          13          Dance Affiliates          2000
2          14          Dance Critics Association          1998
2          15          Dance Critics Association          1999
2          16          Dance Critics Association          2001
2          17          Dendy, Mark          undated
2          18          Eleone Dance Theater          1999
2          19          Eleone Dance Theater          2000
2          20          Eteko Bonyoma,          2001
2          21          Flamenco Ole          1999
2          22          Flamenco Ole          2000
2          23          Flamenco Ole          2001
2          24          Forsyth, William          undated
2          25          Gernreich, Rudi,          2000
3          1          Gillette, Louise          1999
3          2          Gillette, Louise          2000
3          3          Gholson, Eva,          1999
3          4-5          Great Valley Community Education Center          1998
3          6-7          Great Valley Community Education Center          1999
3          8          Great Valley Community Education Center          2000
4          1          Great Valley Community Education Center          2001
4          2          Group Motion Multi Media Dance Company          1998
4          3          Group Motion Multi Media Dance Company          1999
4          4          Group Motion Multi Media Dance Company          2000
4          5          Group Motion Multi Media Dance Company          2001
4          6          Grosser, Phillip,          2000
4          7          Headlong Dance Theater          2000
4          8          Headlong Dance Theater          2001
4          9          Holyst, Ariel Weiss          1998
4          10          Holyst, Ariel Weiss          1999
4          11          International House,          2000
4          12          Kaiser, Melinda Taum,          1999
4          13          Kawai, Roko          1998
4          14          Kawai, Roko          1999
4          15          Kawai, Roko          2000
4          16          Kawai, Roko          2001
4          17          Koresh Dance Company          2000
4          18          Kultyer Dance Theater          undated
4          19          Kulu Mele African American Dance Ensemble          1999
4          20          Livingston, Katherine          1999
4          21          Lovelace, Lisa          1999
4          22          Marah Dance Theater          2000
4          23          Marah Dance Theater          2001
4          24          Melanie Stewart dance Theater          1997
4          25          Mulgrew, Anne Marie          1999
4          26          Mulgrew, Anne Marie          2001
4          27          Murphy, Hather          1999
4          28          Painted Bride Art Center          1998
5          1-2          Painted Bride Art Center          1999
5          3          Painted Bride Art Center          2000
5          4          Painted Bride Art Center          2001
5          5          Pennsylvania Ballet          1998
5          6          Pennsylvania Ballet          2000
5          7          Pennsylvania Ballet          2001
5          8          Pennsylvania Council on the Arts          1997
5          9          Pennsylvania Presenters          2001
5          10          Pew Charitable Trusts          2000
5          11          Pew Charitable Trusts          2001
5          12          Pfeifer, Ilse          1997
5          13          Philadanco          1997
5          14          Philadanco          1998
6          1          Philadanco          1999
6          2          Philadanco          2000
6          3-4          Philadanco          2001
6          5          Philadelphia Dance Alliance          1994
6          6          Philadelphia Dance Alliance          1999
6          7          Philadelphia Dance Alliance          2001
6          8          Philadelphia Dance Project          1999
6          9          Philadelphia Dance Project          2000
6          10          Philadelphia Dance Project          2001
6          11          Philadelphia Folklore Project          1998
6          12          Philadelphia Folklore Project          1999
6          13          Philadelphia Folklore Project          2000
6          14          Philadelphia Folklore Project          2001
6          15          Philadelphia Fringe Festival          1999
7          1          Philadelphia Fringe Festival          2000
7          2          Philadelphia Fringe Festival          2001
7          3          Point Breeze Performing Arts Center          2000
7          4          Point Breeze Performing Arts Center          2001
14          Press release, list of materials transferred to DanceUp          2009, 2010
7          5          Regarding Beauty (includes 2 audio cassette tapes)          2000
7          6          Rennie Harris Puremovement          1997
7          7          Rennie Harris Puremovement          1999
8          1          Robinson, Lavaughn          1999
8          2          Robinson, Lavaughn          2000
8          3          Robinson, Lavaughn          2001
8          4          Ruddy, Jeanne          1998
8          5          Ruddy, Jeanne          1999
8          6          Ruddy, Jeanne          2001
8          7          Sanders, Brian,          1999
8          8          Schoefer, Eric,          1999
8          9          SCRAP Performance Group          1999
8          10          SCRAP Performance Group          2000
8          11          Sigal, Gabrielle          2000
8          12          Sigal, Gabrielle          2001
8          13          Stein, Leah          1999
8          14          Stein, Leah          2001
8          15          Susan Hess Modern Dance          2000
8          16          Susan Hess Modern Dance          2001
8          17          Temple University Department of Dance          1998
8          18          Temple University Department of Dance          2000
8          19          Temple University Department of Dance          2001
8          20          Turner, Paule          1997
8          21          Turner, Paule          1999
8          22          Turner, Paule          2000
8          23          Turner, Paule          2001
9          1          Tyler School of Art          1998
9          2          Tyler School of Art          1999
9          3          Tyler School of Art          2000
9          4          University City District,          2001
9          5          Vachon, Ann          1999
9          6          Vachon, Ann          2001
9          7          Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble,          1999
9          8          Yin, Chamreoun          1999

Series 2: VHS tapes and DVDs, 1975-2001

10                    Akram Khan, VHS tape          undated
10                    “Fix,” VHS tape March          2000
10                    “Loose in Flight,” channel 4 and stage, VHS tape          1995, 1999
10                    Alonso King’s LINES Ballet VHS tape          undated
10                    “People of the Forrest,” VHS tape          2000
10                    “Tango,” VHS tape          2000
10                    “Who Dressed You Like a Foreigner,” VHS tape          1998
10                    Ariel Weiss Holyst, “Template for Wings,” VHS tape June          1999
10                    Chamroeun Yin, video specialty report, VHS tape August          19, 1999
10                    Carrie Hanson and Lamont Dixon, New Edge/Third Thursdays, VHS tape April 15, 1999
10                    Jennifer Muller and Michael Carson VHS tape          undated
10                    “A Giver of Sorts,” VHS tape          2001
10                    “Petra’s World,” VHS tape          August 26, 2000
10                    “Miko,” VHS tape          August 26, 2000
10                     Dance Alloy 25th Anniversary Performance, VHS tape          2001
11                    Leah Stein Choreography, VHS tape          2000
11                    Lavaughn Robinson VHS tape          undated
11                    Multiple performances in Washington DC, VHS tape          1985
11                    Dancing with tap contemporary Jerry Tapps, VHS tape          1979
11                    “The Killing of Kirmira,” VHS tape          1995
11                    Minh Tran’s Dance Work, VHS tape          1990-2001
11                    “six solos: Li Chiao-Ping Dances,” VHS tape          1999
11                    Nicole Cousineau VHS tape          undated
11                    “Banking Hours,” VHS tape          2000
11                    “Just Between Me,” VHS tape          2001
11                    “The Fiddler’s Trilogy,” Owen Brown, VHS tape          1999
11                    Philadanco VHS tape          undated
11                    30th Anniversay Spring Concert Series, VHS tape          1999
11                    “Philadanco-Christmas Philes,” VHS tape (2 copies)          undated
12                    “Love Supreme” and “Parale Lobo Mall,” Ron Wood, VHS tape          undated
12                    “…and nothing but the truth,” V-Tol Dance Company, VHS tape          1998
12                    “Introduction to Kathakali Dance-Drama,” Phillip B. Zarrilli, VHS tape          undated
12                    “Lasting Impressions,” Thelma Shelton Robinson, VHS tape          1999
12                    Jeanne Ruddy Dance VHS tape          undated
12                    Wilma Theater, VHS tape (2 copies)          2000
12                    The Performance Garage Pre-Renovation Event, VHS tape          2000
12                    “William Forsythe: Improvisation Technologies,” DVD          1999
13                    Dialogue with Morpheus,” Michael Carson, VHS tape (2 copies)          2000
13                    Myra Bazell VHS tape          undated
13                    Endzone,” VHS tape          2000
13                    “Quiescence,” VHS tape          2001
13                    “Undone,” Gabrielle Sigal, VHS tape          2000
13                    “No Two Alike,” Phillip Grosser and Alan Good, VHS tape (2 copies)          undated
13                    “Arms of Morpheous,” “Cantana,” and “Frequencies,” Phrenic New Ballet, VHS tape          2001
13                    “The Story of a Panic,” Headlong Dance Theater, VHS tape          2001
13                    “Pierrot Lunaire,” Dance Conduit, VHS tape          2001
13                    “Ivana Kupala Production,” Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble, VHS tape          1999-2001
13                    “JPN DNC Training and Improvisation,” Roko Kawai, VHS tape          2000-2001
14                    “Kill Me Now,” performed at Arts center, produced by Melanie Stewart (DVD)          2009
14                    “The AWARD Show,” performed at Arts center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2009
14                    “Mascher Space Influx,” performed at Philly fringe, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2009
14                    Performance practice, performed at Philly fringe, produced by Merian Soto (DVD)          2009
14                    “Store,” performed at Philly fringe, produced by Malin van Antwerp (DVD)          2009
14                    Summer 09 ballet, performed at the Wilmer theater, produced by  (DVD)          2009
14                    “Group Motion,” performed at Philly fringe, produced by  (DVD)          2009
14                    “EL Duelo, The Wake,” performed at Philly fringe, produced by El Duelo (DVD)          2009
14                    “EL Duelo, The Wake,” performed at Philly fringe, produced by El Duelo (DVD)          2009
14                    “Headlong,” performed at Pew center, produced by Christie Hartwell (DVD)          2009
14                    “Corps a Corps Excerpt/Seed,” performed at Painted Bride Art Center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2006
14                    “Curating Dance: Presenting or Partnering?” performed at Painted Bride Art Center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2005
14                    Junction Dance Theatre, produced by Melaine Miller (DVD)         
14                    “House Party,” performed at Philly, produced by Melaine Miller (DVD)          2005
14                    “Jeckos Dance,” performed at Art Summit , produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2007
14                    Sean Feldman Rehearsals (DVD)          2006
14                    “Corps a Corps Excerpt/Seed,” performed at Painted Bride Art Center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2006
14                    “Why Action,” performed at Painted Bride Art Center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2005
14                    “Wish Card,” performed at Painted Bride Art Center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2005
14                    “Wish Card,” performed at Painted Bride Art Center, produced by Dance Advance (dvd)          2005
14                    “Braiding UN/RE Braiding,” performed at Pew Center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2009
14                    “Braiding UN/RE Braiding,” performed at Pew Center, produced by Dance Advance (DVD)          2009
14                    “Belonging and Solo,” performed at Pew Center, produced by Roko kawai and the Pew Center (DVD)          2010
14                    “Belonging and Solo,” performed at Pew Center, produced by Roko Kawai and the Pew Center (DVD)          2010
14                    “Jeckos Dance,” performed at Pew Center, produced by Pew Center  (DVD)          2007
14                    “Where to Put the Blanket” (rehearsal tape), performed at University of the Arts, produced by Jacek Luminski (choreographer) (VHS)          undated

Series 3: Mounted posters, 2001

          Kumquat Festival, Community Education Center          2001
          No 2 Alike – Phillip Grosser and Alan Good          2001
          Philadelphia Fringe Festival          2001
          El Festival Cubano          2001
          Undone, Action Theater, Gabrielle Sigal and Kate Watson-Wallaca          2001
          In the Mud, Paulie Turner, Edinburgh Fringe festival          2001
          In Situ, Leah Stein, Edinburgh Fringe Festival          2001
          Pierrot Lunaire Dawn Break, Ann Vachon          2001
          2000 Feet: A Celebration for World Dance, Philadelphia Dance Alliance          2001
          Artist to Artist, Point breeze Dance Company          2001
          Quasimodo in the Outback, Kim Arrow and Leah Sideman          2001
          Jean Ruddy Dance          2001

Series 4:Website versions in Archive-It, 2014

Series 4 contains preserved versions of The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage: Dance Advance website. To access these sites, see the Temple University Special Collections Philadelphia Dance Collection Archive-It web page: https://archive-it.org/collections/4279.