Reminiscences of Martha Hill 1979

 

Name
Hill, Martha, 1900-1995 (Interviewee)
Bowers, Theresa (Interviewer)
Goldner, Nancy (Interviewer)
Title
Reminiscences of Martha Hill 1979
Abstract
Early dance training; experiences studying and performing with Martha Graham; teaching posts: Lincoln School, New York University, Bennington College; genesis of summer school idea; curriculum for summers; financial arrangements; impressions of Robert D. Leigh and Mrs. Leigh, Louis Horst, John Martin; working with Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, Hanya Holm, Martha Graham, Arch Lauterer, Norman Ll oyd, Mary Jo Shelly in summer school and productions.
Collection Name
Bennington Summer School of the Dance project
Subjects
Dance teachers; Dancers; Modern dance; Dance--Production and direction; Hill, Martha, 1900-1995; Bennington College; New York University
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1979
Note (Biographical)
Dancer, educator.
Note
Interviewed by Theresa Bowers and Nancy Goldner on March 21 and March 29, 1979.
Note (Provenance)
Eve Gentry, Gift 1979
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13618857
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-25gq-ng41
Related URLs
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