Athens Ballet Theatre collection

Athens Ballet Theatre collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Athens Ballet Theatre (Athens, Ga.).
Title: Athens Ballet Theatre collection
Dates: 1977-2005
Quantity: 3.8 Linear feet 3 document boxes, 1 half box, 4 card file boxes, 1 oversized folder
Coll. Number: ms3304

Biographical/Historical Note

The Athens Ballet Theatre was founded in 1973 as the Northeast Georgia Ballet Workshop. It became affiliated with the Athens School of Ballet.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of printed material, including clippings, application brochures, programs, advertisements, and public relations and training guides; photographs depicting dance instructors, students, and performances; videocassettes, and scrapbooks. The videocassettes are mainly of performances by the Athens Ballet at various locations in Athens, Georgia.

Index Terms

Athens Ballet Theatre (Athens, Ga.).
Athens Ballet Theatre (Athens, Ga.). -- Photographs
Atlanta Civic Ballet. -- Photographs
Ballet programs--Georgia--Athens.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Printed ephemera.
Programs (documents)
Video recordings.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Athens Ballet Theatre collection, ms3304, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Printed Material

1.1 Printed Material, Correspondence, Designs

2Brochures, 1980-2005
3Business material, 2003-2005
4Clippings, 1983
5Clippings, 1985
6Clippings, 1986
7Clippings, 1987
8Clippings, 1988
9Clippings, 1989
10Clippings, 1990
11Clippings, 1991
12Clippings, 1992
13Clippings, 1993
14Clippings, 1994
15Clippings, 1995
16Clippings, 1997
17Clippings, 1998
18Clippings, 2000
19Clippings, 2003
20Clippings, 2005
21Clippings - undated
22Correrspondence, 1994
23Minutes (incl. costume designs), 2003
OS Folder
1Poster - An Evening of Dance

1.2 Programs

21 The 3 B's, Ballet and Beyond
2 All on a Summer's Day & The Night Time Is the Right Time
3 Broadway Bound
4 Broadway Rhythm
5 Christmas Classics featuring The Nutcracker Suite
6 Cinderella
7 Copellia
8 Dance Me a Story, Aurora's Wedding, All on a Summer's Day
9 Dancing Through the Decades
10 The Enchanted Toy Shoppe
11 The Magic Slippers
12 The Night Before Christmas also featuring Vision of the Heart
12A The Night Before Christmas and Dances of the Season
12B The Night Before Christmas also featuring Keeping Watch and Season of Light
13 The Nutcracker
14 Rhythm Nation
15 Royal Birthday
16 Ship Ahoy!
17 The Silver Slippers
18 Sketches
19 Sleeping Beauty and I Love New York
20 Spring Promenade
21 Stars and Stripes
22 Summer Holiday
23 Through the Year
24 To the Pointe
25 Tour Jeté
26 Winter Dances

1.3 Public Relations Campaign, Training Guides

31-2Public Relations Campaign. Identity and External Communication (2 folders), 2003
3-5Public Relations Campaign. Internal Communication and Fundraising (3 folders), 2003
6Public Relations Campaign. Situation Analysis and Research Appendix, 2003
7Public Relations Campaign. CD-R and Zip disk, 2003
8Training Guide-Board of Directors
9Training Guide-Guild

2. Photographs and Scrapbooks

41Photographs-The Atlanta Ballet
2Photographs-Ballet: Alice in Wonderland
3Photographs-Ballet: Conservatory
4Photographs-Ballet: The Enchanted Toy Shoppe
5Photographs-Ballet: The Night Before Christmas
6Photographs-Ballet: The Nutcracker
7-10Photographs-Dancers and Instructors
11Scrapbook#1 pages 1-10
12Scrapbook#1 pages 11-23
13Scrapbook#1 pages 24-32
14Scrapbook#2 pages 1-14
15Scrapbook#2 pages 15-28
16Scrapbook#2 pages 29-38
17Scrapbook#2 pages 39-51
18Scrapbook#2 pages 52-64
19Scrapbook#2 pages 65-74

3. Videotapes and DVDs

3.1 Videotapes

51 Broadway Rhythm-Athens School of Ballet, 1989 April 28-29
2-3 Christmas Classics featuring The Nutcracker-Athens Ballet Theatre, 1995 December 1-3 (2 copies)
4 Cinderella-Athens School of Ballet-2:00 PM-Athens Community Theatre, Athens, Ga., 1988 December 3
5 Cinderella-Athens Ballet Theatre-8:00 PM Erika's Follies, 1992 December 5
6 Cinderella-Athens Ballet Theatre-3:00 PM, 1998 March 7
7 Coppelia-Athens Ballet Theatre-3:00 PM Marianne-Fri. 8:00 PM & Sat. 8:00 PM, 1989 December 2
8 Coppelia-Athens Ballet Theatre-3:00 PM, 1989 December 3
9-10 Dancing Through the Decades-Athens School of Ballet-Morton Theatre, Athens, Ga., 2000 May 27 (2 copies)
611-122003 May 17 (2 copies)
13 Mother Goose-Athens School of Ballet Co.-8:00 PM Athens Community Theatre, 1987 February 7
14 The Night Before Christmas
515 The Night Before Christmas and Between the Shows
16-19 The Nutcracker Suite-Athens Ballet Theatre-Morton Theatre, Athens, Ga. (4 copies)
620 The Nutcracker-Athens Ballet Theatre. Erika's Follies, 1993 December 3-5
21 The Nutcracker rehearsal (Moscow)
722 Sketches-Athens School of Ballet-7:30 PM-Morton Theatre, Athens, Ga., 1999 May 21
23 Stars and Stripes and One-Athens School of Ballet, 1990 May 4-5
24 Through the Year-Athens School of Ballet-Morton Theatre, Athens, Ga., 2001 May 25
25 To the Pointe, Athens Ballet Theatre Gets-Morton Theatre, Athens, Ga., 2003 February 22
26 Tour Jete-Athens School of Ballet-8:00 PM Cedar Shoals High School, Athens, Ga., 1986 May 23
27 Vision of the Heart-Athens Ballet Theatre
28Master class of Renée Williams Toole, 1988 June 17
29Parent's Week & Christmas Carol, 1990

3.2 DVDs

7 I Love New York and Sleeping Beauty, Athens School of Ballet-Morton Theatre, Athens, Ga., 2003 May 17
7 The Nutcracker, 2003

4. Artifacts

8green costume