Tag Archives: Martha Graham

Dance & Fashion Exhibit at FIT

Today I stopped by the Museum at FIT to check out “Dance & Fashion”, an exhibit that explores the relationship between the two art forms. Nearly 100 dance costumes and dance-inspired fashions are on display, ranging from the 19th century to present … Continue reading

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92Y Dance Party!

On May 25th, 1935, Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Hanya Holm performed at the 92nd Street Y for the first time.  What better way to celebrate the 75th anniversary of their performances than with a big dance party! … Continue reading

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Elisa Monte Dance Has a New Blog

I recently started working with Elisa Monte Dance, a contemporary dance company founded in 1981 by Elisa Monte, who is a former dancer with Martha Graham, Lar Lubovitch, and Pilobolus. The company has a new blog and is getting ready … Continue reading

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Radical Dancing Annas

The Jewish Women’s Archive (JWA), a Massachusetts-based organization devoted to uncovering and chronicling the history of American Jewish women, recently invited me to contribute to their blog as they celebrate the anniversary of Anna Sokolow’s 1937 debut on Broadway. Since … Continue reading

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