Essays Tagged: "Denishawn School of Dancing and Related Arts"

A breif history on martha graham

Martha Graham Born in 1894, was a drop out of the Denishawn School of dance. Father was a doctor of nervous mental disorders. Her approa ... aged dancers to dance as individuals. She rebelled religious boundaries 1917 - Joined Denishawn, worked closely with Ted Shawn. Danced for the 7 presidents starting with Roosevelt ... n do" She started the basics of dance (skips, jumps, runs etc) Contractions come from Denishawn school Eric Hawkins was the first male dancer to come to the school In the 1 ...

(1 pages) 33 0 3.5 Dec/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts