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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelItem
Ref NoNM/H/1/3/56
TitleLecture Demonstration by Madge Atkinson with City of Capetown Municipal Orchestra
Date10 September 1938
DescriptionThe Madge Atkinson Method of Natural Movement was introduced to South Africa in 1937. In this Music and Movement lecture-demonstration by Madge Atkinson, she was assisted by Nancy Watson-Morris, a student of Atkinson who went to teach in Capetown. This lecture-demonstration took place whilst Atkinson was visiting there.

The programme includes advertisements including for leading dance schools, a list of subscribers, a photograph of Atkinson, a list of forthcoming events, a list of members of the orchestra and a list of the performance: Lecture-Demonstration a) Musical Section, b) Children's Musical games, c) Practical Demonstration, Overture "Fingal's Cave", Etude, Wind Tossed, Athletic, Ink Imps, Bacchic, Peasant Song, a) Spring Time b) Primrose Time, Carnival, Summer Breeze, Autumn, Study in Movement, Captivity, Pastorals, Pan and the Niads.
LanguageEnglish
Related MaterialSee also photograph of Nancy Watson-Morris in Wind Tossed costume.
Extent2 programmes
FormatTheatre Programme
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
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