Behind the Scenes Tour (Chicago Open Archives) | Newberry

Behind the Scenes Tour (Chicago Open Archives)

Ruth Page and Harald Kreutzberg performing in “Bacchanale,” ca. 1930s.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

5 to 6:45 pm

Take a behind-the-scenes tour of the Newberry's manuscripts and archives processing space. Archivists will present materials from the Newberry's extensive Chicago dance collections, and discuss a new collaboration with the Chicago Dance History Group (CDHP), currently conducting oral history interviews that will be housed and made accessible at the Newberry. CDHP director Jenai West will also be on hand for both tours.

1st Tour: 5 pm - 5:45 pm

2nd Tour: 6 pm - 6:45 pm

Cost and Registration Information 

This event is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. Please visit the Chicago Open Archives calendar page to register.