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International Choreographed Ballroom Dance Association

 Organization

The International Choreographed Ballroom Dance Association was started as the National Round Dance Board of Review in 1976-1977, became the Universal Round Dance Council in 1977, and changed to its current name in late 2007.

Found in 92 Collections and/or Records:

Box 1: Correspondence, 1976-1979

 File — Box: D046.0001
Identifier: D046.01.0001
Overview This box contains folders with official correspondence and founding documents of the National Round Dance Board of Review and Universal Round Dance Council.
Dates: 1976-1979

Box 2: Newsletters, 1977-2012

 File — Box: D046.0002
Identifier: D046.02.0002
Overview This box contains complete collection of Universal Round Dance Council and International Choreographed Ballroom Dance Association newsletters, 1977-2012.
Dates: 1977-2012

Box 3: Convention Materials, 1977-1998

 File — Box: D046.0003
Identifier: D046.03.0003
Overview This box contains convention syllabi and ephemera for Universal Round Dance Council conventions #1-22, years 1977-1998.
Dates: 1977-1998

Box 4: Choreography

 File — Box: D046.0004
Identifier: D046.05.0004
Overview This box contains a folder containing a minidisk sound recording and its associated choreography cue sheets.
Dates: before 2002 February

Box 4: Convention Materials, 1999-2012

 File — Box: D046.0004
Identifier: D046.03.0004
Overview This box contains part of Series 3, as well as Series 4 and Series 5. Contents are the physical convention syllabi for Universal Round Dance Council and International Choreographed Ballroom Association conventions #23-33, years 1999-2009 and a CD with convention syllabi 1977-2012; a box with pins and provenance letter; and a folder containing a minidisk sound recording and its associated choreography cue sheets.
Dates: 1999-2012

Box 4: URDC Memorabilia

 File — Box: D046.0004
Identifier: D046.04.0004
Overview This box contains a box with pins and provenance letter.
Dates: 1978-1995

Box 5: Convention Recordings, 2004-2006

 File — Box: D046.0005
Identifier: D046.06.0005
Overview The box contains 15 VHS tapes and 7 DVDs that are official recordings from the Universal Round Dance Conventions dating 2004-2006. Videos include the teaching seminars, outreach seminars, dance showcases, and a 30-year historical retrospective on the URDC presented in 2006.
Dates: 2004-2006

Convention #1, 1977

 File
Identifier: D046.03.0003.0001
Overview This file contains the convention syllabus, by-state attendance and registration counts, and the original advertising flyer distributed by the National Round Dance Board of Review for the 1st National Festival in Kansas City, Missouri. The syllabus includes the names of teachers and cue sheets for all dances taught at the convention.
Dates: 1977

Convention #10, 1986

 File
Identifier: D046.03.0003.0011
Overview This folder contains convention syllabus for the 10th International Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. Syllabus contents includes photographs of organizers and teachers, clinic and workshop descriptions, and dance cue sheets.
Dates: 1986

Convention #11, 1987

 File
Identifier: D046.03.0003.0012
Overview This folder contains convention syllabus for the 11th International Convention in Seattle, Washington. Syllabus contents includes a letter from Mayor Charles Royer, photographs of organizers and teachers, clinic and workshop descriptions, and dance cue sheets.
Dates: 1987