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Dance History Final

STUDY
PLAY
Giselle
-choreographed by Jules Perrot and Jean Coralli
-19th century (romantic era)
-story is a love triangle in two acts
Swan Lake
-choreographed by Petipa and Ivanov
-19th century (classical era)
-four act ballet
-music, symbolism, and art form very classical
L'Apres-Midi d'un Faune
-choreographed by Vaslav Nijinsky
-(early 20th century)
-rejected conventional ballet technique and costuming and included sexual overtones
-faun flirts with nymphs
Les Noces
-choreographed by Bronislova Nijinska
-(early 20th century)
-wedding ceremony
Lamentation
-solo about grief
-danced my martha graham
-mid and early 20th century
Frontier
-solo by graham
-mid and early 20th century after lamentation
Revelations
-choreographed by alvin ailey
-late 20th century
-embody a response to adversity and life's joys
Mourner's Bench
-choreographed by Talley Beatty
-(late 20th century)
"Cool" and "America" from West Side Story
-choreographed by Jerome Robbins
-mid 20th century
Petit Mort
-choreographed by Jiri Kylian
-metaphor for orgasm
La Fille Mal Gardee
choreographed by Jean Dauberval
Coppelia
choreographed by Arthur St Leon
The Dying Swan
choreographed by Michel Fokine
The Prodigal Son
choreographed by George Balanchine
Apollo
choreographed by George Balanchine
Serenade
choreographed by George Balanchine
Jewels
choreographed by George Balanchine
Incense Dance
choreographed by Ruth St. Denis
East Indian Nautch Dance
choreographed by Ruth St. Denis
Air for the G-String
choreographed by Doris Humphrey
Errand into the Maze
choreographed by Martha Graham
The Moor's Pavane
choreographed by Jose Limon
Aureole
choreographed by Paul Taylor
Sill/here
choreographed by Bill T Jones
Tensile Involvement
choreographed by Alwin Nikolais
In the Upper Room
choreographed by Twyla Tharp
The Hard Nut
choreographed by Mark Morris
"Whos Got the Pain"
choreographed by Bob Fosse
The Moroccan Project
choreographed by Alonzo King
Drastic Classicism
choreographed by Karole Armitage
Walklyndon
choreographed by Pilobolus
Pyotr Tchaikovsky
musician for Petipa
Igor Stravinsky
musician for Petipa and also Balanchine and Diaghilev
Lev Ivanov
co-choreographed Swan Lake and other Petipa ballets
Louis Horst
music collaborator for Graham
Charles Wiedman
collaborated with Humphrey for ballet school
Lincoln Kirstein
business person, philanthropist for balanchine
Isamu Noguchi
set designer for Graham
John Cage
composer for Cunningham
Arnie Zane
company partner with Bill T Jones