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Agnes De Mille (The Library of American Choreographers)

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Published by Rosen Central .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • De Mille, Agnes,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • United States,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Performing Arts,
  • Biography,
  • Choreographers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8401908M
    ISBN 10140420444X
    ISBN 109781404204447
    OCLC/WorldCa57243236

    Oh no! We're not finished writing the Agnes de Mille biography yet. If you love Agnes, Join us on Facebook and we'll keep you updated on de Mille's progress. If you have tid bits about Agnes de Mille's life that would be useful in writing the biography, email us! Get this from a library! Agnes de Mille. [Margaret Speaker-Yuan] -- Traces the life and accomplishments of the choreographer, dancer, and author who created ballets based on American themes and choreographed the musical, "Oklahoma.".

    Dec 17,  · Agnes de Mille was born September 18, in New York City into a family of theater professionals. Agnes” father William C. DeMille and her uncle Cecil B. DeMille were both Hollywood directors and her grandfather was an author of many playwright’s, the arts was definitely a career choice driven through the family. Agnes de Mille (–) was born in New York City, the daughter of the writer and director William C. de Mille, and the niece of the well-known film producer-director Cecil B. DeMille. Raised in New York and California, she attended the University of California, Los Angeles, and trained to become a dancer, studying in New York and London and touring with companies in the United States and Author: Agnes de Mille.

    Oct 08,  · Agnes George de Mille was born into a theatrical family in Her parents were William C. de Mille, a Broadway playwright and screen writer, and Anna George de . Agnes de Mille (dancer, choreographer; born , New York, New York; died October 7, ) Although Agnes de Mille se ed destined to perform on Broadway, since her paternal grandfather, father, and uncle, Cecil B. de Mille, were all successful writers and actors involved in the theater, she avoided the easy path to Great White Way.


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Shoemaker, with an introduction by Agnes de Mille. BOOK OF THE DANCE, Agnes de Mille SPEAK TO ME, DANCE WITH ME, Agnes de Mille.

NO INTERMISSIONS, Carol Easton. Source: Biographical information provided by MUZE. Excerpted from the ENCYCLOPEDIA OF. Nov 05,  · Perhaps the most artistic portrait in the book is de Mille’s depiction of her mother, Anna, an unfailingly generous, energetic, intrusive, and tiresome woman, who seems to Author: Joan Acocella.

Among her several books are Dance to the Piper (), To a Young Dancer (), The Book of the Dance (), Lizzie Borden: A Dance of Death (), and Speak to Me, Dance with Me (). She also wrote two autobiographies, And Promenade Home () and Where the Wings Grow ().

This is a text book that sometimes reads as an intimate biography, or an intimate biography that just happens to include 30 pages of end notes. The first 40 pages are packed with biographical background.

Born in and raised in Hollywood, Agnes was not only the niece of Cecil B., she was the daughter of silent film director William C. de Mille. AGNES DE MILLE WAS A PROLIFIC WRITER publishing 11 books. She began with autobiographical works, which not only narrate her life story, but simultaneously recount the history of 20th century American dance and theater, in which she played an indelible role.

Pictured: Agnes de Mille as the cowgirl in her iconic western-themed work Rodeo (), choreographed by de Mille for the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo to an original score by Aaron Copland with scenery by Oliver Smith.

(Photographs by Maurice Seymour. Courtesy of. Agnes de Mille, Author De Mille was a prolific writer. She is the author of eleven books and several articles, Her first book, Dance to the Piper, published inwas translated into five languages and a new edition released in in the U.S.

An American dancer and author, Agnes de Mille's () creative contribution to 20th-century ballet was as remarkable as her choreography for Broadway musical theater.

She inspired awe for her personal courage and determination in the face of declining health in later years. Shop the latest titles by Agnes De Mille at Alibris including hardcovers, paperbacks, 1st editions, and audiobooks from thousands of sellers worldwide. An analysis of the life and works of the choreographers Jerome Robbins and Agnes de Mille and therole of dance in musical theatre.

Agnes de Mille and Jerome Robbins worked in musical theatre in what is widely regarded to be the industry’s Golden Era. Eye-opening, riveting, enlightening, uplifting—Martha Graham's life and times seen through the discerning, appreciative eye of Agnes de Mille.

This is an earthier, more human Graham than in her own Blood Memory (p. ); it is also a more detailed look at the thebindyagency.com: Agnes Demille. Find a huge variety of new & used De Mille Agnes books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop De Mille Agnes books at Alibris.

Agnes de Mille was a famous American dancer and choreographer. This biography of Agnes provides detailed information about her profile, childhood, life achievements, & timeline. This book explores the Broadway legacy of choreographer Agnes de Mille, from the s through the s.

Six musicals are discussed in depth - Oklahoma!, One Touch of Venus, Bloomer Girl, Carousel, Brigadoon, and Allegro. Oklahoma!, Carousel, and Brigadoon were de Mille's most influential and lucrative Broadway works. She also found time to publish several more dance books, such as To a Young Dancer (), The Book of the Dance (), and Lizzie Borden Dance of Death ().

From tothe tireless de Mille founded and toured with the Agnes de Mille Heritage Dance Theater.Jul 21,  · Portrait Gallery. By Agnes de Mille.

Illustrated. pages. Houghton Mifflin. $ Agnes de Mille has established herself as the conscience of American dance over her six decades as a.Born into a family of successful playwrights and producers, Agnes de Mille was determined to be an actress.

Then one day she witnessed the Russian ballet dancer Anna Pavlova, and her life was altered forever. Hypnotized by Pavlova’s beauty, in that moment de Mille dedicated herself to dance.