“Dancing Exploded”

New College, Oxford, 2nd October 2002


The Timetable at a Glance

Wednesday 2nd

2.00 Registration

2.30 Sarah Woodcock, Assistant Curator, The Theatre Museum
‘By default and design’: a glimpse into the Theatre Museum’s 18th-century dance collections’

3.10 Audrée-Isabelle Tardif, Emmanuel College, Cambridge
‘A noble and distinguishing air’ and port of the person: deportment in dance education England after 1750’

3.50 Edward Nye, Lincoln College, Oxford
Dance and Sensualism in eighteenth-century France’

4.30 Tea

5.00 Jennifer Thorp, Regent’s Park College, Oxford
Recurring images: recycling and plagiarism in eighteenth-century dance’

6.00 Drinks followed by Dinner