Fred Berk


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(Fritz Berger; born 25 January 1911 in Vienna, died 26 February 1980 in New York City), teacher, producer, researcher, author, and performer. Born to Jacob Berger, a dairy owner, and Henrietta Blau Berger, Berk became an authority on Jewish dance and was an important influence on young modern dancers in the 1950s in New York City.


From The International Encyclopedia of Dance in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Dance.

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