5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- describe Promise land
- All that Jazz
- What is black face?
- who is Gwen Verdon
- a was an auto-biography of Fosse's life
- b dealt with Uncle Tom's Cabin. disscused slavery, showed whipping and danced naked, worked with actors of all races, & past personal experience w/ race & childhood
- c facial mask;make up worn by both white and black to illustrate racial sterotypes and perceptions.
- d a broadway performer and Fosse's ex wife.
- e force to leave home
5 Multiple choice questions
- famous for overhead shots, 50-100 performers, beautiful girls and geometric patterns
- barefoot, free movement-walking,skipping, running; bi sexual
- 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
- accused Bill T. Jones of creating " victim art". says his work was undiscussable
5 True/False questions
who is Fosse mentor → a broadway performer and Fosse's ex wife.
how did Isadora Ducun she die? → from her hanging scarf that got caught to the car wheel and strangled her
did Luigi teach jazz with a ballet barre → of sound , and america's cultural contribution to the world of dance
Bill T. Jones famous work → the pajama game, chicago, sweet charity, all that jazz
Martha Graham → second generation modern dancer; developed contraction/release and dramatic story telling of Greek tragedies; used lots of props and set and striped costumes. developed the "Cupped Hand". Studied with Ruth St. Denis and Denishawn, and enjoy Asian influences in her work