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Contents:

Other DNB Sites
Introductions to Labanotation
The Labanotation Community
Other Dance Notation Systems
Dance and Technology
Dance Documentation and Preservation
Dance Libraries, Archives, and Museums
Books about Dance and Dance Notation
Dance Listservs
Dance Copyright
Dance Pathfinders
Other Dance Resources



Other DNB Sites

DNB Movement Observation and Motif Notation Course
DNB on Facebook
DNB on YouTube
DNB Teacher Certification Course
DNB Theory Bulletin Board Blog
DNB Theory Bulletin Board at Google Site



Introductions to Labanotation

Introduction to Labanotation by Christian Griesbeck
LabanLab by the Dance Notation Bureau Extension
Studio Pulto
Un Site Francophone sur la Notation du Mouvement (in French, but with many language-independent lessons and animations) by Marion Bastien
See also our Labanotation Basics

 


 



The Labanotation Community

Labanotation Organizations

International Council of Kinetography Laban (ICKL)
The Korea Society for Dance Documentation (Korea)
Labanotation Study Group in Japan (Japan)
Language of Dance Center (LODC)
Language of Dance Center (LODC) USA
List of [Benesh, Conte, and Laban] notators in France (in French. Biographies section on the left side menu links to notators' list; Choregraphes list on the right shows whose work was notated or staged)

Laban Movement Analysis Organizations

Integrated Movement Studies (IMS)
Laban/Bartenieff Institute of Movement Studies (LIMS)
Laban Guild
(England)
Motus Humanus

Universities

Conservatoire National Superieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris (France)
Folkwang University of the Arts (Germany)
Instytut Choreologii w Poznaniu (Poland)
The Ohio State University (home of the DNB Extension)
Royal Academy of Dance (England)
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music & Dance (England)
University of Surrey (England)

Conference

ICKL Conferences

Labanotation Courses and Other Applications of Laban's Ideas

Dance Education Laboratory - New York, NY - Laban-based certificate program for dance teachers
The Karsavina Project on FaceBook
Laban International Courses - Eastbourne, UK - Laban-based summer school
Moving on Center - Oakland, CA - Certificate programs in Laban studies and other somatic theories applied to health, education, and performance
See also our Correspondence Courses



 



Other Dance Notation Systems

Benesh Institute
Eshkol-Wachman Movement Notation
Greenotation
Sutton Movement Writing

 


 



Dance and Technology

Labanotation Editors

KineScribe (iPad app, from Reed College)
LabanWriter (Mac OS)
LabaNotator (PC)

Other Laban Technology

LabanReader (Mac OS, from OSU)
LabanLab (Web-based, from OSU)
Movement Space: The Laban Scales (iPad app, by Center Moves)

Other Dance Technology

Dance & Technology Zone
Life Forms (from Credo Interactive)

 


 



Dance Documentation and Preservation

Albrecht Knust Collection (in French)
American Dance Legacy Initiative
Ann Hutchinson Guest Collection
at University of Roehampton, England
Els Grelinger Collection at Trinity Laban, England
Preserve, Inc. (Preserve, Inc. no longer exists, but its Web site is still very valuable)
Rudolf Laban and staff and students at the Art of Movement Studio (Laban Archive)
Securing our Dance Heritage: Issues in the Documentation and Preservation of Dance by Catherine J. Johnson and Allegra Fuller Snyder
Society of Dance History Scholars

 


 



Dance Libraries, Archives, and Museums

American Dance Festival (Durham, NC)
Arizona State University School of Dance in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts (Tempe, AZ)
Ballet Russe Scenery Collection of the Butler Ballet
California Heritage Collection
Carina Ari Foundations and Research Library for Dance (Stockholm, Sweden)
Centre national de la danse, Mediatheque (Paris, France)
Dance Heritage Coalition
Dance Library of Israel
EUDRID: European Dance Research Information Directory
Harvard Theater Collection (Cambridge, MA)
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Archives
Library of Congress Dance Resources (Washington, DC)
Laban (London, England)
National Museum of Dance (Saratoga Springs, NY)
National Register of Archives (NRA) (United Kingdom)
National Resource Centre for Dance (Surrey, England)
Newberry Library (Chicago, IL)
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division (New York, NY)
Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Theatre Research Institute of The Ohio State University (Columbus, OH)
Museum of Performance & Design (San Francisco, CA)
SIBMAS International Directory of Performing Arts Collections and Institutions
The German Dance Archive of Cologne

UCLA Library
University of Minnesota Libraries Archives and Special Collections

 


 

Books about Dance and Dance Notation

Arts Books
Dance Books
Internet Theatre Bookshop
Princeton Book Company
Routledge
See also our Notation Publications

 


 



Dance Listservs

CMAPlus (Discussion of Laban Movement Analysis and Bartenieff Fundamentals)
Dance & Technology List
Dance History Teachers Discussion Group
Dance Librarians Discussion Group (Non-librarians welcome)
LabanTalk (Discussion of Labanotation and Motif Notation)

 


 



Dance Copyright

Copyright of Choreographic Works by Julie C. Van Camp
Copyright Primer for the Dance Community by Dance Heritage Coalition
The Identity of Works of Art in Dance by Julie C. Van Camp
See also our Dance Copyright Bibliography

 


 



Dance Pathfinders

Open Directory: Dance
Yahoo! Directory: Dance

 


 

Other Dance Resources
Ballet.co
Critical Dance
Dance Education Web
Dance Insider
Dance Online
New York Theatre Ballet
Dance Schools