in Balanchine and the Lost Muse
July 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .
Chapter. Subjects: Dance. 6907 words.
This chapter describes the events surrounding the Russian Revolution along with its aftermath. It details how the ongoing political turmoil disrupted life in the city and classes at the...
in Modern Moves
September 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .
Chapter. Subjects: Dance; Ethnomusicology. 7350 words.
Chapter two considers ragtime dancing among European immigrant youth within the contexts of American minstrelsy, African American migration, and European immigration. Based on period sheet...
in Martha Graham in Love and War
June 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .
Chapter. Subjects: Dance; American Music. 12291 words.
This chapter discusses Voyage (1953) as a forgotten Graham work that rejects myth for personal reasons and attempts to apply psycho-dramatic techniques to the creation of choreography. It...
in The International Encyclopedia of Dance
January 1998; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance. 344 words.
Ballet in five scenes. Choreography: Marcel Luipart. Music and libretto: Werner Egk. Scenery: Wolfgang Znamenacek. Costumes: Elly
in Unworking Choreography
April 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Dance; Music Theory and Analysis. 5213 words.
This chapter explores the process of absenting in more radical terms that previously discussed in this book. More specifically, it attempts to move from absenting as a mere tendency of...