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At the vanishing point : a critic looks at dance / Marcia B. Siegel.


New York : Saturday Review Press, [1972] .
ISBN 0841501742, 9780841501744

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Subjects Dance -- United States.
Dance.
Danse -- États-Unis.
Danse.
United States.
Description ix, 320 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
Contents Ballet. The uncertain establishment: troubles, trifles, and the return of a prodigal son; New York City Ballet opens; Suite numbers 3; kodaly dances; home on the back burner; The Goldberg variations; square dance; PAMTGG; another opening; dancers upstage repertory; Makarova's ballet theatre debut; A rose for Miss Emily; ABT ending season; A great opening night; Paquita; La Sylphide; Romeo and Juliet; Romeo and Juliet (II); The miraculous mandarin; Every inch a king; Bread and circuses; More geese than swans; Petrouchka: a modern fairy tale; The green table: movement masterpiece; Maximiliano Zomosa (1937-1969); Dancing on a precipice; Esprit de joie; Eliot Feld and the extinct metaphor; They're alive. That counts; Romance; The gods amused; Theatre; Noblesse oblige; Ballet patronage: how not to do it. Pop dance: The disposable now; Creeping orthodoxy; Moon worship, circa 1968; Spare the confetti; Trinity; Reflections; Valentine; Real rock ballet: Why?; Louis Falco; Lar Lubovitch; Béjart opens; Poster art; I can't hear the music; Dance musak.
Black dance: A new separatism; Starting with dance; New York goes tap-happy; selling soul; A-changin'; Flowers; Choral dances: Child of the earth; Cry; Modern dance with Pizzazz; Dance theatre of Harlem debut; Home to Harlem; The pattern-breakers; Modern dance: The process of redefinition; Are Graham's gods dead?; Graham in Brooklyn; Martha, or mother; Mailing her letter to the world; Ex-post-Graham; Early floating and twilight turbulence; zone of safety; something beyond steps; Spoils of success; Food for the eye; Big Bertha; The theater of vision; Deus ex Machina; Nikolais' theater of marvels; Scenario; The reluctant showoff; The real McCoy; Reaction and vanguard: Which is which?; Cunningham's here and there; Come in, earth. Are you there?; More than the museum -- Experimental dance: Firebrands and visionaries; Televanilla: Theater in two flavors; Working out; Marathon at Manhattan School; Smut and other diversions; Radicalizing the dance audience; Progress in a new environment; Two museum pieces; Trip in a time machine; Dancing in the trees and over the roofs; Tasks and games; Psyched out; Mind's-eye theater; Virgin vessel; Sensitivity performing; Jazzing.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)481439
(OCoLC)ocm00481439
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WorldCat Identities Siegel, Marcia B.
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