At the Martha Graham Dance Company, we like to foster collaborative things ... It's great to see how the whole school here is involved in this. The kids really don't know the piece at all, but there's a really different energy the kids bring to this, a pure, raw excitement.
My daughter has seen your show about 3 times. She frequently refers to Martha Graham Cracker as one of her characters while she plays. Bath time is particularly funny when she names her gaudiest mermaid Martha. She really adores you, and she’s a tough critic.
I’m in a bit of a quandary here…I’m being told by some of my superiors in this organization that this guest choice is inappropriate. I cannot, however, get any of them to tell me why or how Martha Graham Cracker reading Dr. Seuss to our after-school program is inappropriate.More quotes »
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Mary Wigman: a dance pioneer with an awkward past
As the debate gathers around the current imbalance between male and female choreographers, the names of pioneering women such as Isadora Duncan, Martha Graham and Bronislava Nijinska are regularly invoked to recall a golden age of female creativity and p from Guardian Unlimited Read more »
Emily Mortimer Channels Kate Hepburn as Isamu Noguchi’s Mother in “Leonie”
May 18, 2013, 8:44 pm Hisako Matsui ’s “Leonie” depicts the travails of the East Village-raised teacher, editor, and journalist Léonie Gilmour (1873-1933), who has gone down in history as the mother of the sculptor Isamu Noguchi and the Martha Graham dan from ArtInfo Read more »
Poetically Dwelling on the Earth as a Mortal
I am a religious skeptic. I don’t believe in Yahweh, Allah, Krishna, or Ogun; nor do I believe in the resurrection of bodies two days dead and buried, nor water changing into wine, nor men walking about unharmed in fiery furnaces. Likewise for angels, gh from Patheos Blogs Read more »
Sag Harbor School News, April 25
Sag Harbor Elementary School Peggy Lyman Hayes, former principal dancer with the Martha Graham Dance Company who is now a master teacher at the Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance, was a guest at Morning Program. She is the grandmother of one of o from 27east.com Read more »
Happy Birthday, Taurus!
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can. ~ Martha Graham (Sun in Taurus) Happy Birthday to all those born under the sign of Taurus — the Sun moves into your sign today. If you from Beth Owls Daughter Read more »