Ref NoNM/E/2/10/1
TitleNational Resource Centre for Dance and Conference papers
Extent1 file
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.
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3150Pfister; Phrosso
DS/UK/11148London College of Dance and Drama; 1944-20031944-2003
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
DS/UK/P1348Heyworth; Anita Elizabeth M (1906-1991)1906-1991
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