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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelFile
Ref NoNM/E/2/7/4
TitleSpong Summer School
Date1919-1920
DescriptionFive items belonging to Madge Atkinson including a programme for 'The Spirit of the Garden, A Garden Play in one Act by Phyllis Butterfield'. The programme consists of twelve pages of dialogue and stage direction and is lightly annotated.

One set of notes entitled 'Miscellaneous Exercises, Spong Summer School', the notes predominantly consist of stick-men illustrations to depict the movement, some of the fifteen pages are titled and dated including Rhosneigr [sic] July 1919; Macclesfield; Mortehoe [sp] June 1918; Wave Design.

One typed set of notes entitled 'Mime Classes' with a series of notes each dated individually the first being 16 October and the last 2 December.

One typed set of notes entitled 'Spring Term 1928 Mime Lesson I [and] Lesson II' with a series of notes for exercising different parts of the body.

One set of notes containing both handwritten and typed text and illustrations (predominantly stick men). The notes are divided by the following titles: Raindrops; Daisies Asleep; Laughter of Spring. there are three copies of a letter entitled 'Pictures from Music and Dancing' addressed 'Dear Little People' from Madge Atkinson. There are several copies of each, in both handwritten and typed formats. A note on the first page states 'Music Dr. Carroll'.

From notation box 62
Extent1 file
FormatPapers
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
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