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February 4: Today in Dance

Born Today: Edwin Denby

Considered one of the finest writers of dance criticism, Edwin Denby (1903–1983) was also a published poet. He was educated at Harvard and at the University of Vienna, where he was introduced to dance and he performed for a time in Europe. Upon relocating to New York City, he befriended artists and poets such as Jackson Pollock and Frank O’Hara. Denby replaced Walter Terry (1913–1982) as dance…

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Dawn Davis Loring

Dawn Davis Loring

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Dance writer and historian, teacher, and advocate. Book Dance Appreciation, published by Human Kinetics. Apple podcast - Today in Dance.