Thursday, December 3, 2009
Kurt Jooss: The Dancer and Choreographer
Kurt Jooss was born in Germany in 1901. Jooss began his dance training with Rudolf Laban in 1920 and quickly came to embody Laban's tech...
"The Green Table"
"The Green Table" is known as the masterpiece of Kurt Jooss’ career. It is a timeless dance that continues to speak to audiences ...
Social Events Inspiration for "The Green Table"
The Holocaust - 1933-1945 Nazi Germany - 1933-1945 WWII - 1939-1945 All of these events are monumental and very much a part of Kurt Jooss’ i...
Form and Content of Jooss' Choreography
Kurt Jooss is best known for his masterpiece, The Green Table , which tells the story of Death. His work with emotional and expressionistic...
My Response to Jooss and "The Green Table"
Kurt Jooss’ choreography simply intrigues me. His work with The Green Table presented character development on stage in a way I had not see...
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