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Dance -- Study and teaching

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Charlotte York Irey Oral History, 2005

Identifier: D009.04.0005.00008
Overview Charlotte Irey talks about her lifetime in dance. She had her first taste of modern dance at the age of 17 when she traveled to Dresden, Germany to study with Mary Wigman. Modern dance was in its infancy at this time (1930s). The dance training that she had did not prepare her for the non-technique modern dance taught by Wigman. Irey enjoyed the study and realized only a few years later how important modern dance class was to her. Irey earned her degree from the University of Wisconsin. Irey...
Dates: 2005

Darlene Handler Oral History, 2012

Identifier: D009.11.0003.0017.00001

Debbie Stark Oral History, 2014

Identifier: D009.13.0003.0028.00001

Friends of The Dance Archive 'Legends of Dance in Colorado' Oral Histories

Identifier: D009
Overview Since 2004, the Friends of The Dance Archive have honored several individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to dance as "Legends of Dance in Colorado" each year. This collection contains plaques inscribed with the names of the honorees, as well as files containing transcripts of oral histories with the honorees, biographical information about them, and audiovisual recordings from the annual awards banquet.
Dates: 2004-2020

Gloria Kubel (Winber) Oral History, 2007

Identifier: D009.06.0005.00011
Overview Gloria Kubel recounts her early dance training and dance classes at Sarah Lawrence College where she studied under Bessie Schonberg, and guest teachers, Charles Weidman, Alwin Nikolais, Ruth Currier and Kathryn Litz. Her degree was in education but after marrying in 1957 and moving to Denver, Colorado in 1959 she decided to work in the field of dance. Kubel discusses taking classes from and teaching under Rhoda Gersten. She began teaching dance in 1965. In 1971 Rita Berger, the head of the...
Dates: 2007

Henry Miles Oral History, 2008

Identifier: D009.07.0004.00007

Howard Sayette Oral History, 2014

Identifier: D009.13.0003.0027.00001

Irey, Charlotte York, 2005

Identifier: D009.04.0002.0012
Overview This folder contains a floppy disk, correspondence, a program from memorial service, and a transcript relating to the oral history given by Charlotte York Irey.
Dates: 2005