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University of Denver. The Dance Archive

 Organization

Found in 70 Collections and/or Records:

Legends of Dance Honorees, 2021

 Series
Identifier: D009.20
Abstract

This series contains mov files and release forms for the 2021 Legends of Dance honorees: Chung-Fu Chang, Peter Davison, Dawn Fay, Duke Hartman, Donna Mejia, and Ann Sanders.

Dates: 2021

Lillian Covillo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: D022
Abstract

Lillian Covillo was an alumna of the University of Denver who co-founded the Colorado Ballet along with Freidann Parker. This collection includes photos, programs, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks and ephemera related to Covillo and Parker's dance work and teaching.

Dates: 1936-2010

Louise Leise Oral History, 2022

 Item
Identifier: D009.21.0007.0033.00001

Maria Vazquez Oral History, 2020

 Item
Identifier: D009.19.0007.0022.00001
Abstract

Interview with Maria Vazquez conducted by Joan Brown. Interviews for 2020 Legends of Dance were conducted over Zoom due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dates: 2020

Marshall and Carolyn Durand Brooks Photography and Dance Collection

 Collection
Identifier: D025
Abstract

Marshall Brooks was a photographer who was actively involved in photographing dancers in the in the Colorado Region. This collection contains photographs, color slides, brochures, and clippings from Marshall Brook's career. It also contains materials from Brook's family friend, Hanya Holm.

Dates: 1935-2002

Maxine Munt Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: D026
Abstract Maxine Munt was a modern dancer and dance educator who studied at the Bennington School of the Dance at Bennington College in Bennington, Vermont. In 1952, Munt and her husband, Alfred Brooks, opened the Munt-Brooks Studio in New York. In 1966, Munt and Brooks moved to Denver, Colorado and founded a theater called The Changing Scene. Munt died in 2005. The bulk of the collection contains material documenting Munt's time at the Bennington School of the Dance at Bennington College in...
Dates: Other: 1938-1949

Mejia, Donna, 2021

 File
Identifier: D009.20.0007.0028
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection contains oral histories (DVDs and audio cassettes), biographical information, and plaques.

Dates: 2021

Nancy Cranbourne Oral History, 2020

 Item
Identifier: D009.19.0007.0019.00001
Abstract

Interview with Nancy Cranbourne conducted by Nancy McElroy. Interviews for 2020 Legends of Dance were conducted over Zoom due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dates: 2020

Obert, Stan, 2022

 File
Identifier: D009.21.0007.0034
Abstract

This folder contains an oral history waiver signed by Stan Obert and a disc with photos to be used in the highlight reel.

Dates: 2022