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Tuesday, November 19 • 11:17am - 11:32am
Keeping time: Dance archiving adventures in North America

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Dance archiving means being an advocate for a fragile, fleeting artform. In the absence of the dance itself, we collect and archive photographs, video, sculptures, costumes, musical scores - all kinds of objects and ephemera. This presentation will tell the story of two key dance archives in North America; Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival in Massachusetts and Dance Collection Danse based in Toronto, Canada, touching on issues such as archive-as-edutainment, copyright and repertoire royalties, cultural APIs and user personas.

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Rebecca Galloway

Independent
Rebecca Galloway has recently returned to New Zealand after almost a decade in the United States and Canada. While living there, she worked for Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival (US), Royal Alexandra Theatre, Harbourfront Centre and Toronto Dance Theatre (CANADA). She is interested in... Read More →


Tuesday November 19, 2019 11:17am - 11:32am
Soundings Theatre Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand