Posts Tagged "Martha Graham"

(274) Reimagining lost works of Martha Graham: with Janet Eilber and Christopher Rountree

Posted by on 03.09.2022

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(256) Marzia Memoli, Chorus dancer with Martha Graham Dance Company

Posted by on 10.18.2021

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(227) Xin Ying, Principal with Martha Graham Dance Company

Posted by on 05.05.2021

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/XinYing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS This week on the Conversations on Dance podcast, we are joined by Martha Graham Dance Company Principal Dancer, Xin Ying. Ying was born in China and began dancing at the age of 6 taking classes in Chinese folk dance. At just 15 she entered college and after graduating, she went on to teach dance at the Sichuan University of Culture and Arts. After years of teaching, she decided that she wanted to travel to further her understanding of dance, then bring that knowledge back to...

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(191) Lloyd Knight, Principal with Martha Graham Dance Company

Posted by on 07.13.2020

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(165) Charlotte Landreau, Dancer with Martha Graham Dance Company

Posted by on 12.10.2019

https://media.blubrry.com/conversationsondancepod/tendusunderapalmtree.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/CharlotteLandreau.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | RSS This week we are joined from the 2019 Vail Dance Festival last summer by Charlotte Landreau, dancer with Martha Graham Dance Company.  A native of France, she trained first as a rhythmic gymnast, where she was the third in France.  With her sights set on the Olympics, an injury forced her career trajectory to shift.  She attended the Béjart School in Switzerland, studying acting and dance, before coming to NYC to study at the Martha Graham School.  She joined...

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