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Anna Halprin - by Libby Worth & Helen Poynor (Hardcover)

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Anna Halprin traces the life's work of this radical dance-maker, documenting her early career as a modern dancer in the 1940s through to the development of her groundbreaking approach to dance as an accessible and life-enhancing art form. Now revised and reissued, this book:

  • sketches the evolution of the San Francisco Dancers' Workshop, exploring Halprin's connections with the avant-garde theatre, music, visual art and architecture of the 1950s and 60s
  • offers a detailed analysis of Halprin’s work from this period
  • provides an important historical guide to a time when dance was first explored beyond the confines of the theatre and considered as a healing art for individuals and communities.

As a first step towards critical understanding, and an initial exploration before going on to further, primary research, Routledge Performance Practitioners offer unbeatable value for today’s student.

Number of Pages: 205
Genre: Performing Arts
Series Title: Routledge Performance Practitioners
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Libby Worth & Helen Poynor
Language: English
Street Date: June 5, 2018
TCIN: 53796897
UPC: 9780815364092
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-4498
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