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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
Ref NoNM/E/2/10/1
TitleNational Resource Centre for Dance and Conference papers
DescriptionPapers relating to the Study of Dance Conference Dance Analysis and Criticism which took place at the University of Surrey from 8-12 April 1983. The conference included a section on Natural Movement and a lecture-demonstration given by Phrosso Pfister and students of the London College of Dance and Drama which Heyworth worked on; she also attended the conference. Papers include letters regarding the organisation of the lecture-demonstration, papers for the conference day, a timeline of Madge Atkinson's life, Heyworth's expenses; Dance Theatre Journal August 1983 containing a review of the conference; and Phrosso Pfister's lecture notes.
Also papers regarding the donation of Heyworth's Natural Movement material to the newly opened National Resource Centre for Dance; correspondence between Heyworth and June Layson and Judith Chapman; colour photograph of Heyworth at the official opening in 1989; colour photographs of the National Resource Centre for Dance in 1988 and of the movement of Heyworth's donation; also letters regarding an exhibition of material in 1992. Also some personal letters of congratulation to Heyworth about the conference and a confidential letter.

Leaflets for the Natural Movement video captured at the conference, written by Anita Heyworth.
Related MaterialVideo recordings of the conference.
Extent1 file
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3150Pfister; Phrosso
DS/UK/11148London College of Dance and Drama; 1944-1944-
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
DS/UK/P1348Heyworth; Anita Elizabeth M (1906-1991)1906-1991
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