Born into a family of successful playwrights and producers, Agnes de Mille was determined to be an actress. Then one day she witnessed the Russian ballet dancer Anna Pavlova, and her life was altered
ISBN10 : 1590179099 , ISBN13 : 9781590179093
Page Number : 368
Presents an in-depth portrait of a woman choreographer who revolutionized the world of dance, bringing a distinctively American flavor to ballet, Hollywood, and Broadway.
ISBN10 : 9780316199704 , ISBN13 : 0316199702
Page Number : 548
The author, a celebrated choreographer and a friend of Martha Graham for more than sixty years, traces Graham's life and career and discusses her training as a student, her early successes, and her de
ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : STANFORD:36105041124657
Page Number : 509
Despite her family's Hollywood connections, de Mille struggled for years to become a dancer. She found strength in collaboration, and her lifelike, expressive choreography set a new standard for Broad
ISBN10 : 0791074579 , ISBN13 : 9780791074572
Page Number : 152
This book explores the Broadway legacy of choreographer Agnes de Mille, from the 1940s through the 1960s. Six musicals are discussed in depth - Oklahoma!, One Touch of Venus, Bloomer Girl, Carousel, B
ISBN10 : 0199733686 , ISBN13 : 9780199733682
Page Number : 272
The acclaimed and influential dancer-choreographer recounts the circumstances of the paralyzing stroke she suffered in 1975, her return to the stage, and the realignment of her life occasioned by thos
ISBN10 : , ISBN13 : UOM:39015011919233
Page Number : 288
"Only a learned and daring intelligence could produce these dazzling essays on clothes, painting, literature, movies, and much more."--Elizabeth Hardwick
ISBN10 : 9780520226593 , ISBN13 : 0520226593
Page Number : 336
The life and accomplishments of the choreographer, dancer, and author best known for the ballets she created on American themes and for the choreography of the musical "Oklahoma."
ISBN10 : 9780020432401 , ISBN13 : 0020432402
Page Number : 160
Presents the life and accomplishments of the choreographer who put dance at the center of Broadway musicals.
ISBN10 : 9781404206458 , ISBN13 : 1404206450
Page Number : 48
An annotated reference guide to Barber's life, works and achievements, it will prove valuable for anyone seeking information on him.
ISBN10 : 0415875587 , ISBN13 : 9780415875585
Page Number : 466