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        "description": "Moving to NY, in love with dance, I auditioned and was chosen for the Martha Graham Dance  Apprentice company under the direction of Bertram Ross and Mary Hinkson - a wonderful group of dancers, we learned much from Company members and soaked up the pleasure of doing Martha's incredible repertory.  With Pearl Lang's company I performed at a variety of venues including Carnegie Hall. ", 
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        "description": "Performing with the Martha Graham Apprentice company and Pearl Lang's company. I danced and sang in the Yiddish Theater production of Hard to be a Jew choreographed by Pearl Lang. 
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", "mapKeys": [ "_Most significant day in my life" ], "title": "Most significant day in my life" }, { "start": "1985-09-11", "end": "1985-11-15", "description": "Touring through Europe - the wonderful Chatelet Theater in Paris, where Rudolf Nureyev joined us, then off to Scandinavia, then Canada and the US.", "mapKeys": [ "MG fall 85" ], "title": "Graham on Tour" }, { "start": "1986-01-01", "end": "1986-12-31", "description": "The Graham Company toured the US from coast to coast, to Puerto Rico; then through Spain, Germany and some of our favorite theaters in Italy. ", "mapKeys": [ "_Highlights of 1986" ], "title": "Highlights of 1986" }, { "end": "1986-06-15", "description": "The Martha Graham Dance Company's 60th anniversary season at the City Center Theater. I premiered Tangled Night and Terese, Temptations of the Moon. We revived some of the beautiful Denishawn solos, and wonderful to perform Cave of the Heart.
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", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_Martha dies" ], "title": "Martha dies" }, { "start": "1991-06-09", "end": "1991-08-18", "description": "We traveled to Italy then to Mexico City's Palacio de Bellas Artes where many of my Mexican friends came for the performances.", "mapKeys": [ "MG summer 91" ], "title": "Graham Company Tour" }, { "start": "1991-08-24", "end": "1991-09-08", "description": "An Italian tour from Perugia in the North to Sicily's outdoor amphitheaters on the Mediterranean. ", "mapKeys": [ "MG Italy 91" ], "title": "Martha Graham Company in Italy" }, { "end": "1991-10-20", "description": "The Company's New York season at City Center Theater, the first after Martha's death. Performed Circe with a cast of marvelous men.
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", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_Dance Magazine Award" ], "title": "Dance Magazine Award" }, { "start": "1994-05-21", "end": "1994-06-20", "description": "Continuing this relationship with Ballet Nacional de Mexico, in Quer\u00e9taro, I begin to learn Spanish, make wonderful friends. ", "mapKeys": [ "Quer\u00e9taro, Mexico_With Ballet Nacional in Mexico" ], "title": "With Ballet Nacional in Mexico" }, { "end": "1994-07-04", "description": "The marvelous Spoleto Festival dei Due Mondi in Italy, at the Teatro Romano. Night Journey and Panorama are amazing to perform outdoors.
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", "mapKeys": [ "_Mourning Bert Terborgh" ], "title": "Mourning Bert Terborgh" }, { "start": "1996-07-12", "end": "1996-08-23", "description": "A tour of European Festivals - Rome, Paris, Berlin and the Edinburgh Festival.", "mapKeys": [ "MG Summer 96" ], "title": "Graham Company Tour " }, { "start": "1996-08-15", "end": "1996-09-07", "description": "With the Ballet Nacional in Mexico, teaching at the Summer Intensive of the School in Quer\u00e9taro, Mexico.", "mapKeys": [ "Quer\u00e9taro, Mexico_CENADAC in Mexico" ], "title": "CENADAC in Mexico" }, { "slides": [ { "caption": "Holly on tour with Lee and Ken", "imgfile": "TLfoto1463.jpg", "height": 442 } ], "start": "1996-08-20", "description": "Holly is much missed - a great roommate on tour, sharing her love of fabric, food, photography - a quilter, music lover and generous friend. A wonderful costumer for Martha and many other Companies.
", "mapKeys": [ "_Mourning Holly Hollinger" ], "title": "Mourning Holly Hollinger" }, { "start": "1996-09-01", "end": "1997-05-31", "description": "My fellow faculty are amazing, and the students great to teach.", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_The Juilliard School" ], "title": "The Juilliard School" }, { "start": "1997-01-13", "end": "1997-01-18", "description": "In residence at Shenandoah University at the invitation of Director, Elizabeth Bergmann, teaching and choreographing.", "mapKeys": [ "Shenandoah, VA_At Shenandoah University " ], "title": "At Shenandoah University " }, { "start": "1997-01-23", "end": "1997-02-11", "description": "Touring California up to Alaska. ", "mapKeys": [ "MG Spring 97" ], "title": "Graham Company Tour " }, { "description": "The Kennedy Center, premiere of Buglisi Foreman Dance's Runes of the Heart.
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", "mapKeys": [ "_Dokoudovsky dies" ], "title": "Dokoudovsky dies" }, { "end": "1999-12-31", "description": "Beginning my year as a Fulbright Garcia Robles Senior Scholar to continue choreography, teaching and research in Mexico with the Ballet Nacional and its school in Quer\u00e9taro and in Merida, Yucat\u00e1n.
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For breaking the mold in carrying the torch, a Sustained Achievement against all odds of legend, time and backstage sturm und drang in inheriting and re-imagining the defining passions and furious mythic women of Martha Graham, a performing life and mission steered dazzlingly close to the flame.
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", "title": "Kozlov International ", "mapKeys": [ "Hackensack, NJ_Kozlov International " ], "datespan": "2005-10-04 To 2005-10-05", "slides": [ { "caption": "Helen Hansen and Junichi Fukuda in Jacqulyn Buglisi's Sospiri", "imgfile": "TLfoto0821.jpg", "height": 388 } ], "start": "2005-10-04" }, { "start": "2006-01-01", "end": "2006-06-30", "description": "Teaching the lecture/lab course I developed for Harvard University - The Artist Revealed; Martha Graham's Work and Creative Process.", "mapKeys": [ "Cambridge, MA_Harvard University Lecturer " ], "title": "Harvard University Lecturer " }, { "start": "2006-03-14", "end": "2006-05-30", "description": "Intense workshop, creative period for Martha Clarke's work about the founder of the Shakers, Ann Lee; singing, acting, dancing with a spectacular cast. ", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_Ann the Word" ], "title": "Ann the Word" }, { "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto1035.jpg", "height": 508 } ], "start": "2006-08-01", "description": "A beautiful glorious woman, dancer and inspired teacher, choreographer. From my first dance experience in Ann Arbor Dance Theater, showing the way as artist and in life.
", "mapKeys": [ "Ann Arbor, MI_Mourning Gay Delanghe" ], "title": "Mourning Gay Delanghe" }, { "start": "2006-09-20", "end": "2007-05-30", "description": "I am honored to follow in Martha Graham's path, teaching dance at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre.", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_The Neighborhood Playhouse" ], "title": "The Neighborhood Playhouse" }, { "description": "The second year of Kozlov International Youth Dance Festival of New Jersey, judging and teaching. Friends from Buglisi Dance Theatre and Battleworks perform.
", "title": "Kozlov International ", "mapKeys": [ "Hackensack, NJ_Kozlov International " ], "datespan": "2006-10-07 To 2006-10-08", "slides": [ { "caption": "Samuel Roberts and George Smallwood in Robert Battle's Strange Humors", "imgfile": "TLfoto0822.jpg", "height": 253 } ], "start": "2006-10-07" }, { "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto1037.jpg", "height": 300 } ], "start": "2006-11-04", "description": "Proyecto Lamentaci\u00f3n, a performance in the 19th century opera house, Teatro Ju\u00e1rez in Guanajuato, Mexico. Produced by Alejandro Chavez. Accompanying me is musician/composer Eduardo Gonz\u00e1lez.
", "mapKeys": [ "Guanajuato, Mexico_Proyecto Lamentaci\u00f3n" ], "title": "Proyecto Lamentaci\u00f3n" }, { "start": "2007-03-06", "end": "2007-05-02", "description": "Art and Craft of Performance, teaching for Henry Van Kuiken, University of Michigan friend, at his dance department at Richard Stockton College in New Jersey.", "mapKeys": [ "Pomona, NJ_At Stockton College" ], "title": "At Stockton College" }, { "start": "2007-03-13", "end": "2007-03-18", "description": "At the Buglisi Dance Theatre Joyce New York season I narrated the new work of Jacqulyn's, Acapelorus (A Walrus Tale).", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_Buglisi Dance Theatre in New York" ], "title": "Buglisi Dance Theatre in New York" }, { "start": "2007-06-13", "end": "2007-06-20", "description": "Interviewed by Alice Helpern for the Oral History project of the Lincoln Center Library of the Performing Arts. The library's collection, a part of The Jerome Robbins Dance Division of The New York Public Library, is a fantastic resource whose Oral History project includes interviews with dance and theater greats including many greats of the Martha Graham Dance Company. It is an honor to be included among them.", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_Performing Arts Oral History Project" ], "title": "Performing Arts Oral History Project" }, { "start": "2007-07-23", "end": "2007-08-03", "description": "I return to Quer\u00e9taro in Mexico to teach for the International Summer Intensive Course at CENADAC.", "mapKeys": [ "Quer\u00e9taro, Mexico_Summer at CENADAC" ], "title": "Summer at CENADAC" }, { "end": "2008-06-30", "description": "An incredible year as a Fellow of Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study.
", "title": "Radcliffe Fellowship at Harvard ", "mapKeys": [ "Cambridge, MA_Radcliffe Fellowship at Harvard " ], "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto0840.jpg", "height": 533 }, { "caption": "with fellow Fellows", "imgfile": "TLfoto0845.jpg", "height": 300 } ], "start": "2007-09-01" }, { "end": "2007-12-15", "description": "With the second year students we continue developing movement studies with text readings at The The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre.
", "title": "The Neighborhood Playhouse ", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_The Neighborhood Playhouse " ], "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto0991.jpg", "height": 284 } ], "start": "2007-09-15" }, { "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto1104.jpg", "height": 263 } ], "start": "2007-09-16", "description": "A celebration of Carol's life - a deeply beautiful person, dancer, choreographer and teacher. We clowned, danced, lived together at the University of Michigan. Her joy, generosity and talents always inspired and buoyed me.
", "mapKeys": [ "_Mourning Carol Richard" ], "title": "Mourning Carol Richard" }, { "description": "Judge and master teacher for the third annual Youth Dance Festival of New Jersey. Guest artist Samuel Roberts performs.
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Clay Body, Human Body: the practice of art - a workshop and performance, accompanied by pianist Louis Stewart organized with Nancy Selvage, Director of the Ceramics Program at Harvard, with renowned potter, deep ecologist, former Martha Graham dancer, Paulus Berensohn, and including performance artist Rachel Cohen.
", "title": "Clay Body, Human Body", "mapKeys": [ "Cambridge, MA_Clay Body, Human Body" ], "datespan": "2007-10-20 To 2007-10-21", "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto1901.jpg", "height": 265 } ], "start": "2007-10-20" }, { "description": "Setting and performing Martha Graham\u2019s Heretic at Harvard.
", "title": "Heretic ", "mapKeys": [ "Cambridge, MA_Heretic " ], "datespan": "2007-12-07 To 2007-12-08", "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto1808.jpg", "height": 267 }, { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto1814.jpg", "height": 267 } ], "start": "2007-12-07" }, { "end": "2008-01-23", "description": "We spend two weeks in Colima, Mexico filming La Voz del Cuerpo/The Body Speaks with an international cast of dancers and musicians. This project, a labor of love, begins to be realized.
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", "title": "The Neighborhood Playhouse", "mapKeys": [ "NY, NY_The Neighborhood Playhouse" ], "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto0990.jpg", "height": 319 } ], "start": "2008-09-16" }, { "description": "Judge and master teacher for the fourth annual Kozlov International Youth Dance Festival of New Jersey. Many of Leonid and Adriana's students from Aruba attend, adding to the wonderful international stew of kids and parents.
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", "title": "Circe at Harvard", "mapKeys": [ "Cambridge, MA_Circe at Harvard" ], "datespan": "2009-04-24 To 2009-04-25", "slides": [ { "caption": "Ken Topping with Virginie M\u00e9c\u00e8ne in Martha's Circe", "imgfile": "TLfoto0311.jpg", "height": 300 }, { "caption": "Christophe Jeannot in Circe", "imgfile": "TLfoto0310.jpg", "height": 300 } ], "start": "2009-04-24" }, { "start": "2009-05-15", "datespan": "2009-05-15 To 2009-05-17", "description": "\"Diaghilev's Ballets Russes, 1909-1929; Twenty Years That Changed the World of Art\" - an exhibition and symposium organized by The Harvard Theater Collection, Director, Fredric Woodbridge Wilson, Curator. I spoke on the closing day panel led by George Jackson: Ballet Russes Redivivus: Restaging, Revival, and Reconstruction about my experience as artistic director of theMartha Graham Dance Company.", "mapKeys": [ "Cambridge, MA_Diaghilev Symposium" ], "title": "Diaghilev Symposium" }, { "start": "2009-05-18", "datespan": "2009-05-18 To 2009-05-21", "description": "Locomotion/Emotion, Jane Wang and I organized this seminar to explore perception of motion and dynamics of beauty. The high power group of artists and scientists made a fascinating beginning on questions connecting art and science. Sponsored by the Radcliffe Institute.", "mapKeys": [ "Cambridge, MA_Locomotion/Emotion" ], "title": "Locomotion/Emotion" }, { "slides": [ { "caption": null, "imgfile": "TLfoto1207.jpg", "height": 340 } ], "start": "2009-06-26", "description": "We celebrate the life and work of Pearl Lang, part of the fiber of the Graham history. A mentor and teacher, from 1972, who with her wonderful husband Joe Wiseman, taught me so much about theater and dance.
", "mapKeys": [ "New York, NY_Memorial for Pearl Lang" ], "title": "Memorial for Pearl Lang" }, { "description": "The second year of danz.fest, with more students and more courses - Pat Daugherty and Eduardo Gonz\u00e1lez coming to play for classes, Terese and Elena Albano, teaching, with Elizabeth Bergmann from Harvard joining us for the first time.
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", "title": "Invernadero Danza ", "mapKeys": [ "Oaxaca City, Oax. Mexico_Invernadero Danza " ], "slides": [ { "caption": "with Rosario", "imgfile": "TLfoto0808.jpg", "height": 344 }, { "caption": "Monte Alban in Oaxaca", "imgfile": "TLfoto0802.jpg", "height": 300 }, { "caption": "class onstage", "imgfile": "TLfoto0810.jpg", "height": 250 } ], "start": "2009-09-06" }, { "end": "2010-05-15", "description": "Following Martha's path, teaching movement for actors at The Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre.
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", "mapKeys": [ "New York, NY_Table of Silence" ], "title": "Table of Silence" }, { "end": "2014-05-17", "description": "Classes begin, teaching in Martha Graham's tradition, movement for actors, with improvisation and technique, Scott Morehouse bringing his unique music to the classes. Many talented graduates beginning to make a success on stage and film, it is great to follow their work.
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