Laurie Van Weiren papers
Scope and Contents
Collection includes adminitrative records related to the curation of SCUBA (including performances in Minneapolis as well as touring productions), printed email correspondence, and audio and video recordings.
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Restrictions on Access
Collection is available for use in the Andersen Library Reading Room.
Restrictions on Use
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Laurie Van Wieren is a dance choreographer, curator, presenter, performer in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She was born in Holland, MI, studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and moved to Minneapolis in 1980. She has worked with the Walker Art Center, Southern Theater, MICA (MN Independent Choreographers Alliance) and the MN Dance Alliance and has taught at the University of Minnesota. She created the monthly dance series-9x22 Dance/Lab at the Bryant Lake Bowl Cabaret Theater and developed another series called Monday Live Arts, featuring four artists in all forms of live performance with exploratory approaches to contemporary performance. She also played a pivotal role in creating the SCUBA National Touring Network for Dance, a co-operative enterprise founded by Velocity Dance Center, in conjunction with ODC Theater in San Francisco, The Southern Theater in Minneapolis, and Philadelphia Dance Projects.
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Collection includes administrative records, correspondence, and audio and video recordings.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated to the Performing Arts Archives by Laurie Van Wieren, 2018. Accruals to the collection are anticipated.
This collection has been minimally arranged and described at the box level by Performing Arts Archives Staff. Accruals to the collection are anticipated.
- Audio-visual materials Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
- Choreography Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Correspondence Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Performances Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Theater -- Minnesota Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Laurie Van Weiren papers
- Kathryn Hujda
- July 2018
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