5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- who is Fosse mentor
- Gwen Verdon starred in?
- Merce Cunningham
- what does he feel one need to know to study to properly learn to tap?
- a Dance of Expression
- b Damn yankees and The pajama game
- c Jerome Robbins
- d Before studying tap dance you must have some sense of coordination, body control and Rhythm for at At least a year of ballet
- e invented "Chance Dance" using dice and/or name graphing. worked in along time partnership with John Cage ( a musician )
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- By teaching how to dance instead of teaching routines.
- was an auto-biography of Fosse's life
- famous for overhead shots, 50-100 performers, beautiful girls and geometric patterns
- an audition that brings together hundreds of dancers vying for limited parts
- first black man tap dancing with a white girl on film. and huge age difference
5 True/False Questions
diaspora → married 3x, slept with alot of women, daughter named Michelle, drinked & smoked
describe Promise land → heart attack
fosse's famous works → Uncle Tom's Cabin, The Promise Land
Isadora Ducun → force to leave home
why did the third rich wish to eliminate modern dancer? → they had a very negative reaction.they thought it was skeptical, but enjoy the long legs, and they also didn't know what to do with it