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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelItem
Ref NoBB/H/1/3/1
TitleGreek dances
Date1900s
DescriptionPerformances probably by the Ginner-Mawer Company although not stated on the programme. Performances were: Studies in Greek Movement: Ecstasy, Sorrow, Poise, Strength, and Speed (all Ginner); Soaring (Wilby), "Charity's Birthday" (Woodcock) with cast list, Nature Rhythms: Thorn trees at Dusk (Hayter), Iceberg ("B" Students), and Storm (Ginner); Bacchanale with cast list, Dance of Words: Blue, Green, Yellow, Dusk, Offerings spoken by Christabel Ayling and Millie Leuw from "The Dance of Words" by Irene Mawer; Laughter (Lloyd), Pyrrhic Dance (McBride), "Robin Hood and the Tanner" with cast list, Dance (Blaikley), untitled (Icely), 1845 (Manson and Sandlands), Period Dances: Pavane, Couranto, and Schuplatteltanz; Russian Scena with cast list and synopsis (solo folk dance by Craske, Peasant and Polish dances by McBride). With Amy Rushworth and Kathleen Simpson at the piano.
LanguageEnglish
Extent1 theatre programme
Physical Description420 by 162 mm
FormatTheatre Programme
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/11112Ginner-Mawer School of Dance and Drama; c.1914-1954c.1914-1954
DS/UK/P1515Mawer; Irene (1893-1962); Mime1893-1962
DS/UK/P1294Ginner; Ruby Mary Adeline (1886-1978); dance practitioner1886-1978
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