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Barefoot to Balanchine

Mary Kerner

Barefoot to Balanchine

how to watch dance

by Mary Kerner

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Published by Anchor Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dance.,
  • Dance -- History.,
  • Dance -- Terminology.,
  • Modern dance.,
  • Modern dance -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-189) and index.

    StatementMary Kerner ; foreword by Ruth Page ; illustrations by Delphine Louie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1594 .K47 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1849275M
    ISBN 100385264364
    LC Control Number90000662

      Though the hype surrounding the New York City Ballet's fall season has lately concerned a new ballet composed by a certain former Beatle, the company has continually impressed with its performances of repertoire by its founding choreographers. On Tuesday, a program of three early Balanchine works – the ballets presented were all choreographed before – showed just how . The definitive history of twentieth-century theatrical dance, enhanced with more than exceptional photographs This book chronicles one hundred years of dramatic developments in ballet, modern, and experimental dance for stage and screen in Europe and North America. The volume is magisterial in scope, encompassing the history of theatrical dance from through

    From the ALA site: A YALSA Committee of public, secondary school, and academic librarians selectes the list. Revised every five years as a tool for several audiences (students preparing for college, educators, librarians, and parents) it offers opportunities for independent reading and lifelong learning.   From the MCB website "MCB’s second program of the season brings to life George Balanchine’s famous words “See the music, hear the dance” with Twyla Tharp’s Nine Sinatra Songs, Paul Taylor’s Mercuric Tidings and George Balanchine’s Symphony in Three Movements." (Yawn in my book), but I will still go tomorrow, I can't help it I like pointe shoes..(Symphony in three movements).

      Balanchine always described Apollo as a turning point in his career (he was only 24 when he made it!), and it is the oldest Balanchine ballet in NYCB’s repertory. It also epitomizes Balanchine’s deep connection to composer Igor Stravinsky, a fellow Russian émigré and a . Isadora Duncan was a great innovator: her repudiation of artificial technical restrictions and her reliance on the grace of natural movement helped to liberate dance from its dependence on rigid formulas and on displays of brilliant but empty technical virtuosity. She often danced barefoot and as scantily clad as a woodland nymph.


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