Terms of Use

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The copyright and other rights of all contents of this website, including texts, images, videos and designs etc, belong either to the non-profit organisation Dance Archive Network, or to a Rights Holder who has authorised its use for Dance Archive Network.

Please read and agree to the following terms of use before using this website.


1.1. All text, images, illustrations, videos, music data, designs and projects etc. (hereinafter referred to as “contents”) on this website belong either to Dance Archive Network or the Copyright Owner. Private reproduction etc. of this contents beyond that which is permissible by Japanese law is prohibited.

1.2. Duplicating, editing, reproducing, selling or publishing this contents, or any other actions that go against Japanese Copyright Law or other laws without prior permission from Dance Archive Network or Copyright Owner is prohibited.


2.1. All trademarks, logos, trade names etc. used on this website belong either to Dance Archive Network or to the relevant individual/organisation.

2.2. Except as permitted by Japanese Trademark Law and other laws, use of such trademarks without permission is prohibited.


3.1. Dance Archive Network will not be held responsible for any trouble, loss, or harm caused through the use of information posted on this website, or through the use of this website.

3.2. Dance Archive Network holds the right to change or delete the structure, conditions of use, URL and/or contents of this website without prior notice.

3.3. Dance Archive Network holds the right to suspend or discontinue operation of this website at any time.

3.4. Dance Archive Network holds the right to change these Terms of Use at any point without notice.


The following actions are prohibited while using this website.

  1. Actions that interfere with the running or management of this website.
  2. Harassment, trouble, or inconvenience inflicted onto other users, third parties, or towards Dance Archive Network.
  3. Actions that infringe upon the property or privacy of other users, third parties, or Dance Archive Network.
  4. Actions that may be considered offensive.
  5. Actions that violate, or may violate Japanese law, decree or ordinance.
  6. Any other actions deemed inappropriate by Dance Archive Network.


5.1. The contents of external websites linked through this website are the responsibility of their respective management, and cannot be guaranteed by Dance Archive Network.

5.2. Dance Archive Network will not be held responsible for any trouble or harm caused through use of external websites.

5.3. Links to external websites and their contents are not listed as recommendations by Dance Archive Network, and do not imply any special affiliation between the external websites and Dance Archive Network.


Dance Archive Network respects the privacy of the website’s users and endeavours to protect any personal information provided. Please refer to the privacy policy for more information.


These terms of use have been translated into English from the original Japanese. In case of dispute, the original Japanese will be used as the most accurate and up to date version.