Dance as a Theatre Art: Source Readings in Dance History from 1581 to the Present

Front Cover
Selma Jeanne Cohen, Katy Matheson
Princeton Book Company, 1992 - Performing Arts - 271 pages
A compelling and detailed "living history," this book chronicles dance through the writings of its greatest innovators.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Fabritio Caroso Rules and Directions for Dancing the Passo
SaintHubert How to Compose Successful Ballets from
John Weaver The Loves of Mars and Venus London 1717

15 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1992)

Selma Jeanne Cohen is the author of Next Week, Swan Lake: Reflections on Dance and Dances and the editor of Doris Humphrey: An Artist First.

Bibliographic information