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Provides an introduction to resources in the field of dance. This guide is intended as a starting place for researchers, pointing to tools for finding books, scholarly articles, reviews, and other topical and collection-related information.
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Welcome! This is a selective guide to Dance resources. This guide will lead you to books, articles, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, other research guides, handbooks and dance literature indexes. Just click on the tabs!


New Books!

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Reflective teaching : an introduction
Call Number: LB1025.3 .Z45 2014
ISBN: 9780415826600

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Anna Halprin : dance-process-form
Call Number: GV1785.H267 W5713 2015
ISBN: 9781849054720

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Never far from dancing : ballet artists in new roles
Call Number: GV1785.A1 N496 2014
ISBN: 9780415832144

You’re the Choreographer, an iPad’s Your Stage

choreography by Justin Peck of New York City Ballet.

"The Lesson", a video with dance historian Sandra Hammond in collaboration with NYU Dance Education filmed at the ABT studios

Contact Pamela Bloom at or Carla Flores at to receive the access password

Dance Heritage Coalition Launches New Site for Researchers

Lew Christensen's Nutcracker (1965) from the San Francisco Ballet Records. Photograph by Henri McDowell. Courtesy of the Museum of Performance + Design.

Lew Christensen's Nutcracker (1965) from the San Francisco Ballet Records. Photograph by Henri McDowell. Courtesy of the Museum of Performance + Design.

Pillow’s new online archive of video clips

Inside this online exhibit view brief performance excerpts spanning from 1930s dance pioneers to today's most exciting artists. All recorded at Jacob's Pillow, this collection is ever-growing with many paths to explore, meaningful connections to discover, and surprises to share. Welcome.

Dance Video volume II is now available! Thanks for your input in the selection process

Dance in Video: Volume II

  • Dance Video Volume II
    Dance in Video: Volume II accommodates the needs of today's dance students by pairing recorded performances from world-renowned dance companies with instructional videos from acclaimed teachers. The second volume expands upon the foundation built in Volume I, and showcases a new catalogue of dancers and partners.

New Journals!

This journal focuses on the relationship between dance and somatic practices, and the influence of this body of practice on the wider performing arts. The journal will be aimed at scholars and artists, providing a space for practitioners and theorists to debate the work, to consider the impact and influence of the work on performance, the interventions that somatic practices can have on other disciplines and the implications for research and teaching.

Choreographic Practices operates from the principle that dance embodies ideas and can be productively enlivened when considered as a mode of critical and creative discourse. The journal provides a platform for sharing choreographic practices, critical inquiry and debate.


New York Times

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American Ballet Theatre

Since 1940, American Ballet Theatre has performed in the greatest theatres around the world, creating a tradition of passion, innovation, and athleticism that transcends cultural boundaries and touches the soul of ballet lovers old and new.

New Dance Curriculum at Some New York City Public Schools

Still from the 2010 film "NY Export: Opus Jazz." (Jody Lee Lipes)


New Dance Curriculum at Some New York City Public Schools

With NYC School Reforms, a Plan for Arts Programs?

George Balanchine Foundation

The foundations goal is pursued through a broad range of activities and programs, including concentrated research, ballet reconstructions, publications, lectures and videos, and other innovative projects.


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