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Reminiscences of Martha Hill : oral history, 1979.

Creator: Hill, Martha, 1900-1995
Project: Bennington Summer School of the Dance project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 146 pages Sound recording: 2 reels
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Dancer, educator.

Scope and Contents

Early dance training; experiences studying and performing with Martha Graham; teaching posts: Lincoln School, New York University, Bennington College; genesis of summer school idea; curriculum for summers; financial arrangements; impressions of Robert D. Leigh and Mrs. Leigh, Louis Horst, John Martin; working with Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, Hanya Holm, Martha Graham, Arch Lauterer, Norman Lloyd, Mary Jo Shelly in summer school and productions.


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