Archive for October, 2016

Legend Spotlight: Martha Graham

Martha Graham is recognized as one of the greatest artists of the 20th century.  Her vision was not limited to dance; her art touched countless dancers, audiences, and lovers of creative movement. Born May 11, 1894, in Allegheny City (now Pittsburgh), Graham did not begin dancing until her teens.  In 1911, she attended the first dance performance of her life, […]

 

Tips for Dance Parents – Flora & the Flamingo

  Recommended for ages 3-5, Flora and the Flamingo by Molly Idle has interactive flaps and beautiful illustrations drawn by the author. Throughout this wordless picture book, Flora and a flamingo friend share the trials and joy of friendship through dance.  The two learn at last to dance in perfect harmony! This book is a […]