This collection comprises printed materials, primarily dance programs, documenting significant international dancers, dance
companies, festivals, performances, and events. The bulk of this collection comprises materials on 20th century American
and European ballet performers and companies, such as the American Ballet Theatre, Ballet Russes and related companies. The
collection also contains dance programs documenting world and folk genres, and international dance styles, primarily Indian,
Japanese, and Spanish. A small group of printed ephemera documents various dance festivals, dance companies, and individuals
such as Isadora Duncan, George Balanchine, Mary Wigman, and others.
Property rights reside with the University of California. Literary rights are retained by the creators of the records and
their heirs. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.