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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
Ref NoNM/H/1/2/58
TitleThe "Madge Atkinson" Method of Natural Movement and Dancing (based on Greek Ideals)
DescriptionNo other information provided, taken from folder labelled 1929. The programme includes demonstrations of children's exercises including Response to any Music played on Piano; Fundamental Steps; White Tailed Rabbit-Interpretation of Picture; The Daisy; Note Values; Nurseries- Interpretation of Picture; Gradation of Tone; Butterflies; Fundamental Designs; Water Lily; Simple Exercise in ear Training; Sunshine or Shower; The Christmas Tree; Snails; The Flower Maiden-Interpretation of Picture; Conducting-Exercise in time; A Spring Canter; "Oh Dear-What can the matter be"?; Horses-A difficult exercise in ear-training; Wood Nymphs-Interpretation of Picture; The Timbrel Dance; Gathering Flowers; The Sun. Includes quotation "Children Can Perform A Movement, Long Before They Can Control it".
Extent1 theatre programme
FormatTheatre Programme
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
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