Ref NoBIG/E/1/8
TitleBIG Forum \ Training for the profession \ 9 November 1999
Extent128 sheets
DescriptionDocuments relating to the eighth Ballet Independents' Group Discussion Forum, 'Training for the profession', which was held at the Thames Pavilion, Royal Festival Hall, London, on 9 November 1999. The guest speakers were choreographers Kim Brandstrup, Derek Deane, Matthew Hawkins, and Ashley Page. Background research carried out by BIG directors Susan Crow and Jennifer Jackson; announcement of the forum; letters inviting people to speak, arranging meetings, and thanking the guest speakers for their contributions; a transcript of the forum; list of attendees; transcript of 'Making Scenes: Construction of Narrative in Theatre and Dance Forums', held 3 August 1999. Articles:
Crow, Susan. Raising questions, The Dancer, Winter 1999/2000, pp24-25.
Seymour, Lynn. Ballet education: are we forgetting fundamentals?, Dancing Times, January 2000, p313.
Hertzman, Lewis. Training dancers for today's choreography, Dance Teacher Now, October 1997, pp38-45.
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3460Jackson; Jennifer
DS/UK/P93Crow; Susan; called Susie
DS/UK/C10333Ballet Independents' Group (BIG); 1996-1996-
DS/UK/P716Brandstrup; Kim
DS/UK/P885Deane; Derek (1954-)1954-
DS/UK/P812Hawkins; Matthew
DS/UK/P294Page; Ashley (1956-present)1956-present
DS/UK/P343Seymour; Lynn (1939-)1939-
NA1080Thames Pavilion, Royal Festival Hall/London/England, UK
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