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Papers of Janet Karin, 1950-1996 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1347481
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Karin, Janet, 1938-
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1950-1996] 
0.93 m. (1 v.) + 3 cartons. 
Summary

MS 9046 comprises "The Karin System of ballet training by Janet Karin O.A.M.". Unpublished, bound monograph, describing Karin's philosophy and system of ballet training.

The Acc97/9 instalment comprises papers, reports, photographs, programs, and videos relating to the National Capital Ballet School and to Karin's own dancing career.

Biography/History

Ballet dancer, dance teacher and artistic director. Janet Karin retired as a dancer with the Australian Ballet before establishing a ballet school in Canberra in 1968. Initially called the Bryan Lawrence School of Ballet, it was later renamed National Capital Ballet School. In Canberra Karin devised her own system of teaching and trained many outstanding dancers, choreographers and teachers.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS 9046, MS Acc97/9.

Related Material Interview with Janet Karin, dance instructor; Located at; National Library of Australia Oral History collection ORAL TRC 3428. 
Subjects Karin, Janet, 1938- -- Archives.  |  National Capital Ballet School (Canberra, A.C.T.) -- Employees -- Archives.  |  Ballet dancers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Dance teachers -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Dance schools -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra.  |  Ballet -- Study and teaching -- Australian Capital Territory -- Canberra.
Time Coverage 1950-1996 
Occupation Ballet dancers.  |  Dance teachers.

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