Rudolf Laban

Rudolf Laban was one of the leading dance theorists of the twentieth century. His work on dance analysis and notation raised the status of dance as both an art form and a scholarly discipline. This is the first book to combine:








an overview of Laban's life, work and influences







an exploration of his key ideas, including the revolutionary "Laban Movement Analysis" system







analysis of his works Die Grunen Clowns and The Mastery of Movement and their relevance to dance theater from the 1920s onwards







a detailed exercise-based breakdown of Laban's key teachings. Les mer
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Rudolf Laban was one of the leading dance theorists of the twentieth century. His work on dance analysis and notation raised the status of dance as both an art form and a scholarly discipline. This is the first book to combine:








an overview of Laban's life, work and influences







an exploration of his key ideas, including the revolutionary "Laban Movement Analysis" system







analysis of his works Die Grunen Clowns and The Mastery of Movement and their relevance to dance theater from the 1920s onwards







a detailed exercise-based breakdown of Laban's key teachings.








As a first step towards critical understanding, and as an initial exploration before going on to further, primary research, Routledge Performance Practitioners are unbeatable value for today's student.

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Innholdsfortegnelse

List of figures


Preface


Acknowledgments





1. LABAN'S CORE: BIOGRAPHY












2. ANALYSIS OF A TEXT, THE MASTERY OF MOVEMENT





3. THE TANZTHEATER AND ANALYSIS OF A WORK





4. MASTERY OF MOVEMENT FOR THE TWENTY-FIRST-CENTURY PERFORMER








Afterpiece





Bibliography


Index

Om forfatteren

Karen K. Bradley is Associate Professor Emerita in Dance at the University of Maryland, College Park. She is a Certified Movement Analyst in Laban Movement Analysis.