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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
Ref NoNM/H/1/2/59
TitleThe "Madge Atkinson" Method of Natural Movement and Dancing (based on Greek Ideals)
DescriptionThe 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". No other information provided, taken from folder labelled 1929.
Extent1 theatre programme
FormatTheatre Programme
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
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