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July 17: Today in Dance

Born Today: Cleo Parker Robinson

Dancer/artistic director Cleo Parker Robinson (1948-) grew up in Denver and studied with former NYCB dancer Rita Berger (1920–2007) at Colorado Women’s College (now University of Denver). Robinson formed her company in 1970, becoming a force for contemporary dance in the West. Former dancer and poet Maya Angelou (1928–2014) reached out to Robinson to collaborate on The Lush Life (1981)…

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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.