Guide to the Tony C. Johnson Papers, 2000-2017
Tony Johnson (b. 1959) is a choreographer and dancer who was based in Durham, NC between 1984 and 2017. Collection includes legal notepads, spiral-bound notebooks, newspaper clippings, webpage printouts, programs from performances, photographs, event fliers, personal correspondence, CD, VHS.
- Tony C. Johnson papers
- Johnson, Tony
- 0.834 Linear Feet
- American Dance Festival Archives
Collection includes legal notepads, spiral-bound notebooks, newspaper clippings, webpage printouts, programs from performances, photographs, event fliers, personal correspondence, CD, and VHS.
Collection is organized into 6 series: Dancing the Spirituals Project, Personal Papers, Subject Files, Memorabilia, Clippings, and Audiovisual Materials
Access to the Collection
Patrons must sign the Acknowledgement of Legal Responsibility and Privacy Rights form before using this collection. In off-site storage; 48 hours advance notice is required for use. Access to audiotapes in this collection requires the use of reference copies. To arrange for the creation of reference copies please contact American Dance Festival Archives.
Use & Permissions
Collection is open for research.
Please contact the American Dance Festival (firstname.lastname@example.org) to arrange for use of these materials.
Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.
How to Cite
[Identification of item], Tony C. Johnson Papers, American Dance Festival Archives.
Tony Johnson (b. 1959) is a choreographer and dancer who was based in Durham, NC between 1984 and 2017. An active participatnt in both the American Dance Festival and the Duke University Dance Program, he served these communities as a volunteer and mentor. His body of independent choreographic work covers varied subject matter including the legacy of slavery, the HIV/AIDS crisis, faith, and masculinity, along with a sustained investigation of Negro Spirituals through dance.
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Received by ADF Archives as a gift in 2017
Processed by Josie Bettman, July 2018