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RepositoryNational Resource Centre for Dance Archive
LevelItem
Ref NoNM/H/1/2/14
TitleProgramme of Lecture Demonstration by Miss Madge Atkinson and Pupils at the Whitworth Hall, Manchester University
Date17 November 1923
DescriptionPart I of the programme features demonstration from the following classes (all held in conjunction with the Madge Atkinson School of Natural Movement and Dancing);
Ancoats University Settlement
The Madge Atkinson School, Babies
Wilmslow Village Class
Dudley Bank School, Hale
Grove House School, Bowdon
The Madge Atkinson School, Pupils in Song Dances
The Central High School For Girls
The Madge Atkinson School, Intermediate and Advanced Pupils
The Madge Atkinson School, Students

Part II includes Invention, F Major, No. 8; Invention, D Minor, No 4; Prelude and Fugue, No 5; Sonata in A flat, Op. 26; Air with Variations (with synopsis); Scherzo-Molto Allegro (with synopsis); Funeral March on the Death of a Hero (with synopsis); Allegro (with synopsis).

The Flyer to promote the performance explains that '200 children from Manchester and surrounding districts will take part in the dancing'. Also includes price and notes that proceeds are in aid of the Manchester University Settlement, Ancoats.

The booklet publicises the programme of weekly activities for Autumn 1923 at the Manchester university Settlement, Every Street, Ancoats. It includes Natural Movement classes for Juniors and Seniors.
LanguageEnglish
Extent2 theatre programmes, 2 flyers, 1booklet
FormatTheatre Programme
Persons
CodePerson NameDates
DS/UK/P3147Atkinson; Madge (1885-1970); dance practitioner1885-1970
Places
CodeSet
NA1150Whitworth Hall/Manchester/England, UK
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