TITLE

Denishawn Redivivus

AUTHOR(S)
Berenson, Ruth
PUB. DATE
February 1977
SOURCE
National Review;2/4/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p155
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the dances performed by the Denishawn schools dancers in the U.S. The dances includes all dance forms like primitive, regional, ballet and modern. The school was the first one to introduce the modern dance movement in the U.S. "The Spirit of Denishawn," is a recreation of dances composed by artists Ruth St. Denis and Ted Shawn in the 1920s and earlier. The place of Denis and Shawn in dance history has long been secure because of performers like Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, and Charles Weidrnan who used to perform for Denishawn.
ACCESSION #
6074128

 

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