This website serves as a basic archive of biographic and artistic information about dancer/choreographer Catherine Littlefield (1905-51). It is also the online complement to the print biography Catherine Littlefield: A Life in Dance by Sharon Skeel, published by Oxford University Press on March 4, 2020, which can be purchased here: https://www.amazon.com/Catherine-Littlefield-Dance-Sharon-Skeel/dp/0190654546
Skeel is the leading authority on Littlefield, having researched her life and work for more than 30 years. In addition to writing the first comprehensive biography of Littlefield, Skeel regularly highlights the accomplishments of Littlefield and her Philadelphia Ballet Company (1935-41) through lectures, exhibits and articles.
Here’s what one reviewer had to say about Catherine Littlefield: A Life in Dance: https://oxforddancewriters.wordpress.com/2020/09/02/catherine-littlefield-sharon-skeel-maggie-watson-reviews/