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[Dorothy Bird teaching at the Martha Graham School]

Title
[Dorothy Bird teaching at the Martha Graham School] [videorecording]
Publication
1988.

Details

Additional Authors
  • Bird, Dorothy, 1912-1996.
  • Graham, Martha
  • Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance.
  • DHCA.
Description
2 videocassettes (98 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Summary
Second in a series of workshops in Graham technique taught by Dorothy Bird, a member of Martha Graham's company from 1931 to 1937. The exercises reflect Graham's teaching at the Neighborhood Playhouse, New York, in the early 1930s. Some are based on Graham's choreography of the time, such as the dances for Aeschylus's play Seven against Thebes, and Moment rustica.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Casey Villard.
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Instruction.
  • Video.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, New York, N.Y., in 1988.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-4511
OCLC
NYPY00-F605
Title
[Dorothy Bird teaching at the Martha Graham School] [videorecording]
Imprint
1988.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Videotaped at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, New York, N.Y., in 1988.
Local Subject
Modern dance -- Technique -- Graham.
Added Author
Bird, Dorothy, 1912-1996.
Graham, Martha, choreographer.
Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance.
DHCA.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-4511
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