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Denishawn School of Dancing

 Organization

School of modern dance est. in New York by Ruth St. Denis and Ted Shawn.

Found in 296 Collections and/or Records:

Denishawn Lectures, 1879-1985

 File
Identifier: D018.03.0013.0048
Overview Subject file relating either a dance topic, individual, or company. Folder contains articles, correspondence, documents, notes, and ephemera.
Dates: 1879-1985

Denishawners, 1981

 File
Identifier: D018.03.0014.0001
Overview Subject file relating either a dance topic, individual, or company. Folder contains articles, correspondence, documents, notes, and ephemera.
Dates: 1981

Dissertation - Research - Denishawn, 1926-1933

 File
Identifier: D018.01.0002.0006
Overview Materials generated by Suzanne Shelton Buckley during her research for her dissertation and manuscript on Ruth St. Denis (1879-1968), a dancer and choreographer who was a seminal figure in modern dance. The dissertation was published by Doubleday in 1981 as Divine Dancer: A Biography of Ruth St. Denis.
Dates: 1926-1933

Dissertation - Research - Denishawn Revivals, 1976-1980

 File
Identifier: D018.01.0002.0007
Overview Materials generated by Suzanne Shelton Buckley during her research for her dissertation and manuscript on Ruth St. Denis (1879-1968), a dancer and choreographer who was a seminal figure in modern dance. The dissertation was published by Doubleday in 1981 as Divine Dancer: A Biography of Ruth St. Denis.
Dates: 1976-1980

Egypt Through Centuries, between 1879-1985

 Item
Identifier: D018.01.0019.00014
Overview Ruth St. Denis performs in 'The Ballet of the Virgins' as part of the show 'Egypt Through Centuries.'
Dates: between 1879-1985

Egypta, between 1879-1985

 Item
Identifier: D018.01.0019.00051

'Egypta' and 'Radha', between 1879-1985

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Identifier: D018.01.0019.00054
Overview Poster that inspired both the ''Egypta'' and ''Radha'' dances.
Dates: between 1879-1985

Egyptian Ballet, 1915

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Identifier: D018.01.0019.00013
Overview Ruth St. Denis performs with other dancers in 'Egyptian Ballet' in 1915. Left to right: Vanda Haff, Florence Andreus, Margaret Loomis, Carol Dempster, Ted Shawn, Ruth St. Denis, Chaula Monzon, Clair Niles, Yvonne Sinnaid, and Ada Foreman.
Dates: 1915

Filming of White Jade, between 1879-1985

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Identifier: D018.01.0020.00027
Overview Ruth St. Denis during the filming process for ''White Jade.''
Dates: between 1879-1985

Genevieve Stebbins in the Grecian Garb Worn in Her Statue-Posing Concerts, 1893

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Identifier: D018.01.0006.00002
Overview Genevieve Stebbins in the Grecian garb she wore in her statue-posing concerts, 1893 as she appeared in Werner's magazine.
Dates: 1893