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Oral history interview with Sophie Maslow, 1979.

Creator: Maslow, Sophie
Project: Bennington Summer School of the Dance project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 145 pages Sound recording: 1 reel
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Dancer, choreographer.

Scope and Contents

Early dance training; classes with Louis Horst and Martha Graham at Neighborhood Playhouse, New York, N.Y.; member of Martha Graham Company: company and studio classes, changes in Graham's technique; Bennington Summer School of the Dance: lifestyle at Bennington, company loyalties, opportunities for intellectual stimulation, Graham's PANORAMA, 1934, AMERICAN DOCUMENT, 1938, LETTER TO THE WORLD; work with Jane Dudley and William Bales; impressions of Martha Graham and many others.

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