Scope and arrangement
The collection, dated 1967 to 2001, documents the work of Carole Y. Johnson in Australia to develop the arts program through dance of the Aboriginal/Islander people. The files mostly document the development of the Aboriginal Islander Theatre (AIDT), the first contemporary indigenous dance company in Australia. The files also include information about the the Black Theatre and Cultural Centre, the Aboriginal Arts Board and the NAISDA Dance College. The collection contains annual reports, articles, brochures, correspondence, dance reviews, memorandums, and posters.