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Dept. of Theatre, Speech, and Dance

Dept. of Theatre, Speech, and Dance
Variant Name
Department of Theatre and Speech
Related Creators
College of William and Mary (Parent)
Historical Note
William and Mary boasts one of the oldest and most reputable theatre programs in the United States. The discipline of dance was formally established at William and Mary in 1941 by Professor Grace Felker through the Modern Dance Club and its subset of advanced students known as Orchesis. In 2000, Professors Roby and Sherman retired, and that fall, the Dance Program moved to the Department of Theatre, Speech and Dance where it continues to flourish. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Dept. of Theatre, Speech, and Dance.



Accessed 21 May 2007

By this creator

Records or Manuscript Collections
Louis E. Catron Papers, 1980-1999
University Archives Poster Collection, 1926-2014
Howard Scammon Papers, 1917-1994
Self Study Records, 1972-1984
Department of Theatre, Speech, and Dance Records, 1920-ongoing
William and Mary Theatre Records, 1736, 1896-2013 and undated