Listing of Archival Libraries

The Archive of Lost Choreography and Interpreters Archive video tapes are made available for a nominal fee to qualified research libraries, where they can be viewed on site on an unrestricted basis by all who are interested. 

Currently Accessible At 76 Venues:

Abteilung Tanz und Musiktheater
Derra de Moroda


La Bibliothèque de la Danse, École Supérieure de Danse Contemporaine


York University Libraries


Dance Saskatchewan


The National Ballet of Canada


Institut for Nordisk Filologi,
University of Copenhagen

Pantin Cedex:

Centre National de la Danse


Deutsches Tanzarchiv, SK Stiftung Kultur


Tanzarchiv Leipzig e.V.


Accademia Nazionale Di Danza


Theater Instituut Nederland

New Zealand

The University of Auckland

Wellington South:

Te Whaea: Nola Millar Library


Bakhrushin State Museum of Theater

St. Petersburg:

St. Petersburg Museum of Theatre and Music



United Kingdom

National Resource Centre for Dance,
University of Surrey


Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance

Roehampton Institute

Royal Academy of Dancing

Theatre and Performance Archives, Victoria and Albert Museum

Ann Arbor, MI:

Music Library, University of Michigan

Austin, TX:

The Fine Arts Library, University of Texas

Baltimore, MD:

Goucher College Library

Berkeley, CA:

Department of English,
University of California—Berkeley

Boston, MA:

Boston University Media Group

Brooklyn, NY:

Long Island University—Brooklyn Campus

Cambridge, MA:

Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library

Carlisle, PA:

Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet

Center Valley, PA:

Trexler Library, DeSales University

Chicago, IL:

Visual & Performing Arts Division,
Chicago Public Library

Cincinnati, OH:

Cincinnati Ballet

University of Cincinnati

Columbia, SC:

Southeast Center for Dance Education

Columbus, OH:

Lawrence and Lee Theatre Research Institute,
Ohio State University

Dallas, TX:

CUL/Hamon Arts Library,
Southern Methodist University

Greensboro, NC:

Jackson Library, Special Collections Division,
University of North Carolina.

Hanover, NH:

Baker-Berry Library, Dartmouth College

Houston, TX:

Houston: The Brown Foundation
University of St. Thomas

University Libraries, University of Houston

Irvine, CA:

UCI Main Library, University of California

Ithaca, NY:

Cornell University
Sidney M. Cox Library of Music and Dance

Kalamazoo, MI:

Western Michigan University

Lee, MA:

Jacob’s Pillow

Lewiston, ME:

Ladd Library—Bates College

Madison, WI:

Mills Music Library – University of Wisconsin

Miami, FL:

Miami City Ballet

Middletown, CT:

Wesleyan University

Moorpark, CA:
New Haven, CT:

Yale Film Study Center
Yale University

New Orleans, LA:

New Orleans Center for Creative Arts Riverfront

New York, NY:

Barnard College

The Juilliard School

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, New York Public Library

E. H. Bobst Library, New York University

Norman, OK:

School of Dance, University of Oklahoma

Northampton, MA:

Werner Josten Library,
Center for the Performing Arts,
Smith College

Oberlin, OH:

Oberlin College

Oklahoma, OK:

Dulaney-Browne Library, Oklahoma City University

Pittsfield, ME:

Maine Central Institute

Portland, OR:

Reed College

Roanoke, VA:

Hollins University

Sacramento, CA:

Sacramento Ballet

Salt Lake City, UT:

The University of Utah
J. Willard Marriott Library

San Francisco, CA:

San Francisco Performing Arts
Library and Museum

Santa Fe, NM:

National Dance Institute of New Mexico

Saratoga Springs, NY:

National Museum of Dance

Skidmore College

Seattle, WA:

Pacific Northwest Ballet

Syracuse, NY:

Syracuse University Library–Media Services

Tallahassee, FL:

SFlorida State University

Urbana, IL:

Applied Life Studies Library,
University of Illinois

Washington, DC:

Education Department,
The John F. Kennedy Center

Music Division, Library of Congress

Westerville, OH:

Courtright Memorial Library
Otterbein College

Wichita, KS:

Wichita State University Libraries

Winston-Salem, NC:

Semans Library,
North Carolina School of the Arts

Founding Director:

Nancy Reynolds
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