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Michelle O'Bryan Hamel Papers

Identifier: D079
Overview This collection contains cosmetics and realia used by Michelle O'Bryan Hamel during her time as prima ballerina for Denver Civic Ballet (1958-1979).
Dates: 1958-1979

Patricia Renzetti Papers

Identifier: D080
Overview This collections contains materials related to Patricia Renzetti, a former principal ballerins for Colorado Ballet, and her career in dance. Materials include audiovisual materials, realia, and memorabilia.
Dates: 1985-2004

Richard Ely Morse Collection

Identifier: D070
Overview This collection contains materials collected by Richard Ely Morse during his time in New York City. Items include postcards (19th century, ballet, and art related), programs from NYC Ballet, correspondence, (2) scrapbooks, and (1) photo signed to Richard from well-known artist Tchelitchew.
Dates: Other: 1909-1986

Rocky Mountain Ballet Company Records

Identifier: D057
Overview This collections contains programs from the Rocky Mountain Ballet, previously known as Colorado Ballet. Rocky Mountain Ballet was based in Colorado Springs, CO and ran by the director, Ilse Reese Gahart.
Dates: 1964-1984

The Dance Archive "Rising Stars: Denver Civic Ballet and Ballet Guild" Oral History Project

Identifier: D069
Overview In 2016, in conjuction with Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library's annual exhibit "Rising Stars: Denver Civic Ballet and Ballet Guild," oral histories were conducted to be included in the supplemental documentary for the exhibit. These oral histories include interviews with former dancers, costumers, and journalists. In 2019, the Carson Brierly Giffin Dance Library rebranded as The Dance Archive.
Dates: 2016

Wanda Tierney Papers

Identifier: D077
Overview This collection contains recommendations, correspondence, clippings, programs, scripts, and audiovisual materials related to Wanda Tierney's career and work with community dance/theater organizations in Colorado.
Dates: 1982-2000

Williamson Family Papers

Identifier: D037

Karen Williamson was a professional dancer with the American Ballet Theatre. Maxine Williamson, her mother, was a ballet instructor in Denver, and Waldo Williamson taught at the Lamont School of Music.

Karen was Denver native who trained with Lillian Cushing and was a soloist with the Denver Civic Ballet.

Dates: 1950-2007