Flashcards in Test Deck (39)
Push Comes to Shove date?
Push Comes to Shove dancer?
Mikhail Nikolayevich Baryshnikov
Push Comes to Shove choreographer?
Push Comes to Shove company?
American Ballet Theatre
First Laban notion dance?
The Green Table
Rite of Spring choreographer?
Rite of Spring company?
Rite of Spring director?
Rite of Spring composer?
Rite of Spring date?
May 29, 1913
Rite of Spring story?
Dance to death
Rite of Spring location?
Rite of Spring type of company?
Wondering company & creativity freedom
Rite of Spring importance?
Asymmetry, difficult rhythms, Harsh movement, repetition, controversy
Paeolithic and Neolithic dance functions?
communication(no language), rituals, unify groups, means of expression.
Ancient Period dance developments?
become conscious of movement, rituals become more structured;development in language, writing arg, gov't and religion
Who is Dionysus?
God of fertility later God of wine
get drunk and dance mania
Greek dance of War?
Purpose of Phyrric?
what did Epidaurus/Hellenistic theatre do?
could see feet, started using whole body, professional dancing started
Rite of Spring 1975 choregrapher?
Rite of Spring 1975 company?
Rite of Spring 1975 composer?
Alvin Ailey American Dacne Theatre