Katherine Goodale Dance Books
Scope and Content Note
The collection contains three children's books written and published by Katherine Goodale, with illustrations by her daughter Kit Goodale. The books teach French and Italian dance and music terminology to children through storytelling. The three books were published between 1982 and 2008. Her first book, Pas de Trois, includes an introduction by Loyce Houlton, founder and artistic director of Minnesota Dance Theatre.
- Creation: 1982-2008
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The collection is open and available for use by researchers in the Andersen Library Reading Room.
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Copyright is retained by the copyright holder.
Katherine Goodale is a dance performer, educator, and arts patron in Minnesota. She taught dance for several years with Ballet Arts Minnesota (now part of Minnesota Dance Theatre), as well as in Japan and Russia. Along with her career as a teacher and performer, Goodale and her husband Dr. Robert Goodale have served on the Cowles Center's Education Committee and Cowles Council, and were pivotal in the creation of the center's 500-seat auditorium, the Goodale Theater. Katherine Goodale and Robert Goodale were recipients of the Dance/USA Champion Award in 2014.
1 box (1 linear foot)
Collection contains three books by Katherine Goodale.
The collection was donated to the Performing Arts Archives by Katherine Goodale in 2015.
The collection was processed and the finding aid written by Kathryn Hujda, 2015, with generous support from Creative Heritage Initiative donors.
- Katherine Goodale Dance Books
- Kathryn Hujda
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