New Dance

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Modern dance in one act with choreography by Humphrey and Weidman, music by Wallingford Riegger, and costumes by Pauline Lawrence. Premiered 3 Aug. 1935, at Bennington School of the Dance, with Humphrey and Weidman. According to the choreographer herself, the piece ‘represents the world as it should be, where each person has a clear and harmonious relationship to his fellow beings’. It was the third part of a trilogy, including Theater Piece and With My Red Fires and was filmed in 1972.

Subjects: Dance.

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