Dance People Dance

Dance People Dance invites you to discover some of the National Library of Australia’s dance treasures, and to share some theatrical and illuminating moments in Australia’s dance history.

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Dance People Dance - Australian Dance Treasures


Dance is a fleeting art. The moment of its performance is the moment of its disappearance. But the traces that remain after the performance tell us much about ourselves. They show that dance reflects our social and cultural values, mirrors how we build our identity, and reveals much of what it is to be Australian.

Dance People Dance invites you to discover some of the National Library of Australia’s dance treasures, and to share some theatrical and illuminating moments in Australia’s dance history.


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