Item, folder title, box no, jerome j robbins papers, bentley historical library, university of michigan biography jerome j robbins was born on august 28, 1841 in jefferson county, new york to john a and lorinda (wales) robbins his mother died in 1845. Biography jerome robbins jazz and social dance idioms his work was often infused with humour and presented issues and characters familiar to his audiences. In this authoritative biography, deborah jowitt explores the life, works, and creative processes of the complex genius jerome robbins (1918-1998), who redefined the role of dance in musical theater and is also considered america's greatest native-born ballet choreographer this meticulously. Below is an essay on jerome robbins from anti essays, your source for research papers, essays, and term paper examples my jazz innovator is jerome robbins he has a sister named sonia. This website is maintained by deborah jowitt deborah jowitt home her most recent book, jerome robbins: his life, his theater, his dance, historical essays.
Jerome robbins: his life, his theater, his dance by deborah jowitt jowitt's extensive biography of jerome robbins pays equal attention to the choreographer's artistic development and his personal relationships. Schomburg research guide: katherine dunham by alexsandra mitchell, jerome robbins dance division, the new york public library le jazz hot (dunham) the new. Among her personal papers are several unpublished articles containing some interesting reflections on jazz dance and its history these are available in the jerome robbins dance division manuscripts section.
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