Dance Archives at Roehampton

The Archives and Special Collections of the University of Roehampton have two special collections related to dance:

  • The Ann Hutchinson Guest Collection, containing materials relating to dance notation and to the Language of Dance Centre, London (founded by Ann Hutchinson Guest).
  • The Monica Collingwood Collection, containing scrapbooks, photograph albums, programmes and other material relating to ballet in the 20th Century, collected by Monica Collingwood, a lifetime ballet fan.

The University Library has a large collection of dance books, including:

  • The Naseem Khan Collection, containing published books relating to South Asian classical dance collected by Naseem Khan, a writer, dance critic, and policy advisor.

Top image: Performance at the Roehampton Dance Festival, 2011 © Francis Western Smith