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November 24: Today in Dance

Born Today: Yvonne Rainer

Postmodern dance iconoclast and Judson Dance member Yvonne Rainer (1934-) is best known for her rebellious “No Manifesto” listing theatrical conventions she intended to resist, including virtuosity, make-believe, style, camp, eccentricity, and “no to moving or being moved”. Her signature piece, Trio A (1966) is a solo that can be performed by anyone and has no repeated movements or…

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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.