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1st Edition

The Dance Theatre of Kurt Jooss

ISBN 9781138178717
Published January 13, 2017 by Routledge
116 Pages

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Book Description

First Published in 1997. This is Volume 3, Part 2 in the Choreography and Dance journal and looks at the dance and the theatre of Kurt Jooss, in context of his times of birth, his evolution of as an artist, Jooss as a teacher and his ballets.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The times that gave birth to Kurt Jooss; Chapter 2 Kurt Jooss: the evolution of an artist; Chapter 3 The West German dance theatre Paths from the twenties to the present; Chapter 4 Jooss the teacher His pedagogical aims and the development of the choreographic principles of harmony; Chapter 5 The Dance of Death Description and analysis of The Green Table; Chapter 6 Dancing for Jooss Recreating the role of Death in The Green Table

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