Subject Source: Lcnaf
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The Colorado Dance Festival was organized in 1978 as a dance film series under the umbrella of the Boulder Dance Alliance. Founder Marda Kirn served as artistic director in 1978. In 1980 the film series was renamed the Independent Boulder Dance Festival. The name was again changed in 1982 to the Colorado Dance Festival, and featured workshops, classes and performances. The festival spearheaded the American tap dance revival. Unable to finance further seasons, the festival closed in 2001....
Overview Dance Bridge was established by the Boulder Arts Commission in 2003. It serves to centralize dance resources within Boulder. This collection contains materials used and created by Dance Bridge administratively and for their community programs.
Overview The International Tap Association was founded at the Colorado Dance Festival in 1987 with a mission of advocacy for tap dance as an art form. This collection contains CDs, a DVD, and a book related to American film director, dancer, and actor Robert Scheerer.
Overview Mary Wohl Haan, modern dancer and choreographer, is artistic director of Boulder’s HAAN Dances. Before moving to Colorado, Mary spent nine years teaching at Chicago’s Columbia College Dance Center and performing as principal dancer and assistant artistic director of Mordine & Company Dance Theatre, performing throughout the Midwest, in New York City, and at the World Expo in Brisbane, Australia. The collection consists of various papers, photographs, clippings, copies of articles,...