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Katherine Dunham

Katherine Dunham  

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Overview Page
(b Chicago, 22 Jun. 1912; d New York, 21 May 2006)US dancer, teacher, choreographer, and director who helped establish African-American dance as an international theatre form. She studied ...
St. Louis Woman

St. Louis Woman   Reference library

The Oxford Companion to the American Musical

Reference type:
Subject Reference
Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Performing arts, Music
Length:
219 words

...girlfriends. As Bigelow dies, he puts a curse on Augie and the winning streak ends, as does the romance with Della until she returns to him for the final curtain. Also in the gifted cast were Pearl Bailey , Fayard Nicholas , June Hawkins , Juanita Hall , and Lorenzo Fuller . Arna Bontemps and Countee Cullen adapted Bontemps' novel God Sends Sunday for the stage and Harold Arlen (music) and Johnny Mercer (lyrics) wrote such unforgettable hits as “Come Rain or Come Shine,” “I Had Myself a True Love,” and “Any Place I Hang My Hat Is Home.” Also quite...

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