Found 6 collections related to Dance therapy

Mitcheltree, Anne
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
1.05 linear feet (3 boxes)
Anne Mitcheltree is a modern dancer and New York City-based dance therapist. This collection documents Mitcheltree's personal life and professional career with personal correspondence, writings and articles related to dance therapy, press... more
Halprin, Anna
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
1.42 linear feet (1 box, 1 volume)
Anna Halprin, an American dancer known for her innovative and experimental technique, is a leading figure of the postmodern dance movement. This collection documents the artist's career with print materials, press clippings, biographies, San... more
Hunter College. Dance Therapy Program
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | *MGRT + 95-5539
21 linear feet (257 vol)
A collection of master's theses and case studies written and submitted by graduate students in the Hunter College Dance Therapy Program. Arrangement is alphabetical by author and includes an author list, abstracts, arranged by general categories,... more
Polk, Elizabeth
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S)*MGZMD 312
1.68 linear feet (4 boxes)
Elizabeth Polk (1902-2001) was an Austrian-American dancer and dance teacher who is considered one of the pioneers of dance therapy. She was particularly renowned for her work with mentally, physically, and behaviorally disabled children. The... more
Espenak, Liljan
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 331
4.45 linear feet (11 boxes)
Liljan Espenak (1905-1988) was a dancer, instructor, dance therapist and author. Espenak was born in Norway. During the 1920s, she moved to Berlin to study under Mary Wigman. Espenak established her own dance school in Berlin. In the 1930s,... more
Needham, Maureen
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 400
3.78 linear feet (9 boxes); 12.47 mb (1 computer files)
Maureen Needham-Aldrich is an American dance historian. She began her career as a professional ballet dancer in New Orleans. Her contributions to dance scholarship include extensive research on dance therapy, dance education, European and American... more