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Soaring / Doris Humphrey
American dancer, choreographer, educator, and company director
There is only one thing to dance about: the meaning of one’s personal experiences
Doris Humphrey
View a video of this performance at the UW Media Center.
Premiere Date: 1920
Music: Robert Schumann, Aufschwung
Lighting Design: Michael Wellborn
Staging: Lois Rathvon from Labanotation
Rehearsal Direction: Lois Rathvon and Hannah C. Wiley
Musicians: Michael Cava
Dancers: Ursula Miller with Victoria Anderson, Dorienne Gantar, Kara O’Toole, Leslie Partridge
Performance Date: January 30, 1999
Performance Location: Meany Theater, University of Washington
Doris Humphrey Works:
Title Staging Premiere Date
Invention Jonathan Riedel 1949
The Shakers––Dance o... Karena Birk 1930
Air for the G String Lois Rathvon from La... 1928
Two Ecstatic Themes Lois Rathvon from La... 1931
Water Study Lois Rathvon from La... 1928