Ref NoNM/H/1/1/20
TitleMiss Madge Atkinson and Her Pupils at Didsbury Liberal Club
Date1 November 1920
Extent2 theatre programmes
DescriptionDemonstration of Natural Movement & Interpretation of Music Through The Dance including performances of Study by Students; Demonstration of Miss Atkinson's Method of Natural Movement; Design Study; Prelude and Fugue XVI; Bagatelle no. I; Bagatelle No. 16; Supplication Etude No. 2; Bourée; Nocturne; A Dance; Fantasie; Polichinelle; Phyrric with note 'The great War Dance of Ancient Greece, which all youths and maidens were compelled to learn. This Dance is built up from the five principal figures of the Phyrric, and has been revived by Miss Atkinson from pieces of sculpture of the period about 500 B.C.' Performers include Anita Heyworth and Madge Atkinson. The programme also includes the names of the pianists (one is handwritten) and admission prices.
FormatTheatre Programme
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
DS/UK/P1348Heyworth; Anita Elizabeth M (1906-1991)1906-1991
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