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Modern Dance in Music Videos

Every so often a music video surfaces that makes the rounds in my dancer circles, accompanied by massive praise. “It’s so nice to see dance like this in mainstream media,” is the common platitude. 866 more words

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Dance with Darana

Some dynamic shots that Adinda took when we did a modern dance themed shoot! We already released a triptych of this shoot which you can see… 16 more words

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Holm's Influence on Alwin Nikolais - Diverging From Norms

Alwin Nikolais was introduced to modern dance through Mary Wigman’s American tour in 1933, which ultimately led him to become a Wigman pupil by seeking Truda Kashman, another Wigman student, whom encouraged Nikolais to begin choreographing from very early on.  741 more words

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Hanya on Broadway

In entertainment in 1934, we had Cole Porter’s “Anything Goes” premiering in New York City, the same year Hitler began to make large moves in German history.  621 more words

Hanya Holm

Dance Project's Letter to Santa

Dear Santa,
We’ve had a great year at Dance Project and we definitely think we deserve to be on your nice list this year! We raised over $10,000 in July with the help of donors and were able to receive a matching $10,000 from another generous donor to help put us back on solid footing! 278 more words

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