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Brigham Young University. Ballroom Dance Company



  • Existence: 1960-

Administrative History

The Ballroom Dance Company (est. 1960) is a performing arts group at Brigham Young University.

Brigham Young University website, via WWW, Nov. 8, 2014 (Ballroom Dance Company)

Brigham Young University, 1985: p. 332 (Ballroom Dance Team; est. 1960)

Wikipedia, via WWW, Nov. 8, 2014 (BYU Ballroom Dance Company; est. by Benjamin F. de Hoyos; directors: de Hoyos (1960-1970), Roy and June Mavor (1970-1975), Emerson and LeGene Lyman (1975-1980), Lee and Linda Wakefield (1980- ))

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Dance photographs of Ballroom Dance Company

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233646113]
Identifier: UA 5517
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs of the Ballroom Dance Company from approximately 2004.

Dates: approximately 2004

Performing Arts Management records on the Ballroom Dance Company, 1969-1977, 1991-1999

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1136 Series 2 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Include photographs, slides, correspondence, schedules, itineraries, financial records, contracts, and other materials concerning tours. The tours were in Malaysia, Russia, the Baltic states, North America, England, Scotland, Norway, Asia, South Africa, Belgium, Holland, Austria, Ukraine, and the "Dance Across the USA" China tour with the Cougarettes, 1969-1999.

Dates: 1969-1977; 1991-1999

Liu Yanping photographs

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197232540648]
Identifier: MSS SC 3010
Scope and Contents Includes photographs of a Boston ballet company, an American modern ballet company, and a Houston ballet company performing in Shanghai-Meiqi, 1995 and 1996; Brigham Young University ballroom, folk, and other dance groups, and the Young Ambassadors, performing in Shanghai-Hong Pu, 1972, 1979, 1992, and 1995; an American look-alike performance troop in Shanghai-Hong Pu; Willard Scott, Bryant Gumble, and other NBC Television workers celebrating NBC's birthday in Shanhai-Hong Pu; and some...
Dates: 1972-1996