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by Marcia B. Siegel
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Performing Arts
  • Author:
    Marcia B. Siegel
  • ISBN:
    0300038569
  • ISBN13:
    978-0300038569
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  • Publisher:
    Yale Univ Pr; Text is Free of Markings edition (December 1, 1987)
  • Pages:
    356 pages
  • Subcategory:
    Performing Arts
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Siegel, a knowledgeable and articulate critic, has tried to "reestablish the claim, fully validated in her lifetime but already lapsed, that Humphrey was one of America's greatest choreographers. She describes Humphrey's dances in terms of philosophical and artistic intent as well as movement.

Siegel, a knowledgeable and articulate critic, has tried to "reestablish the claim, fully validated in her lifetime but already lapsed, that Humphrey was one of America's greatest choreographers. Humphrey's contribution includes an emphasis on self-expression that reflected the 20th-century American experience while promoting dance as a collaboration between choreographer and dancer. Informative and readable, this sets a high standard.

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The book, Days on Earth: The Dance of Doris Humphrey, by Marcia B. Siegel was published in 1993

The book, Days on Earth: The Dance of Doris Humphrey, by Marcia B. Siegel was published in 1993 Humphrey was inducted into the National Museum of Dance's Mr. & Mrs. Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Hall of Fame in 1987

In this biography of dance pioneer Doris Humphrey, Marcia B. Siegel follows Humphrey's career .

In this biography of dance pioneer Doris Humphrey, Marcia B. Siegel follows Humphrey's career from her days with the Denishawn Company (among fellos students like Martha Graham) to her creative partnership with Charles Weidman to her tenure as artistic director of protégé José Limon's dance company.

The Dance of Doris Humphrey.

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Doris Humphrey, pioneer in American modern dance and an innovator in technique, choreography, and .

Doris Humphrey, pioneer in American modern dance and an innovator in technique, choreography, and theory of dance movement. Humphrey was an avid and talented student of dance from an early age. In 1917, after graduating from high school and teaching dance in Chicago for four years, she joined the.

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