The art that all arts do approve : manifestations of the dance impulse in high Renaissance culture : studies in honor of Margaret M. McGowan (Book, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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The art that all arts do approve : manifestations of the dance impulse in high Renaissance culture : studies in honor of Margaret M. McGowan

Author: Richard Ralph
Publisher: Edinburgh, U.K. : Edinburgh University Press, ©2007.
Series: Dance research, v. 25.2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This issue of Dance Research is in honour of Margaret McGowan, the doyenne of British dance historians. The theme is dance as an over-arching and stimulating agent, contributing to cultural and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Margaret M McGowan; Margaret M McGowan
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Ralph
ISBN: 9780748635849 074863584X
OCLC Number: 226360319
Notes: Cover title.
"Winter 2007."
Description: pages [87]-200 : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Editorial Introduction: Margaret M McGowan: Pioneer of Academic Dance Research; The Barriers: from Combat to Dance (Almost), Sydney Anglo; 'Rules for Design': Beauty and Grace in Caroso's Choreographies, Jennifer Nevile; Fragment of the Sovereign as Hermaphrodite: Time, History, and the Exception in Le Ballet de Madame, Mark Franko; Dancing Towards Death: Masques and Entertainments in London and Florence as precedents for Thomas Middleton's Women Beware Women, J. R. Mulryne and Margaret Shewring; Burlesque Ballet, a Ballad and a Banquet in Ben Jonson's The Gypsies Metamorphos'd (1621), Barbara Ravelhofer; From Tragicomedy to Epic: The Court Ballets of Desmarets de Saint-Sorlin, Marie-Claude Canova-Green; Jean II Berain's Costume Designs for the Ballet Les Plaisirs de la Paix (1715), Jerome de la Gorce; Into the Labyrinth: Kenneth MacMillan and his Ballets, Clement Crisp; The Publications of Margaret M McGowan.
Series Title: Dance research, v. 25.2.
Responsibility: [editor, Richard Ralph.

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