Education work

Scope and Content

This series contains documents relating to the work of the Education and Community services wing of the Contemporary Dance Trust. This department worked with schools and youth organisations to promote contemporary dance in Great Britain. This was through classes, residencies and education work tied into London Contemporary Dance Theatre tours. The documents are concerned with the organisation of events as wells as more general policy. There is also some evaluation and reportage of schemes and events.


This series has been divided into eight sub-series:

  • THM/22/7/1 - Organisation
  • THM/22/7/2 - Fund-raising and sponsorship
  • THM/22/7/3 - Residencies and teaching in schools
  • THM/22/7/4 - Tour work
  • THM/22/7/5 - Lecture demonstrations, the X Group and workshops
  • THM/22/7/6 - Contemporary Dance Experience
  • THM/22/7/7 - Special needs education
  • THM/22/7/8 - Youth Dance