Founded in 1965 by a group of dance scholars. "Its purpose is to encourage dance scholars to research, publish, and discuss material from all areas of dance. CORD has an international membership of teachers, students, writers, performers, choreographers, researchers, archivists and librarians.
The national service organization for not-for-profit professional dance. It seeks to address the needs, concerns and interests of professional dance community. Website features include quick facts and figures about the dance market, government affaires, and advice for young dancers.