Reviews and Publications

 

BAUHAUS DANCES

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The New York Times

“They Created Dance Works at the Bauhaus, Too.”
                     Anna Kisselgoff.

October 31, 1982.

“The Dance: 6 Works Based on Schlemmer’s Art.”

Anna Kisselgoff.

November 1, 1982.

 “The Year’s Best/1982 in Review: The Year’s Best Dance.”

Anna Kisselgoff.

December 26, 1982.

“Dance: Bauhaus Design by Oskar Schlemmer.”
                     Jack Anderson.

January 22, 1984.

“The Bauhaus Works

 Were Prophetic.”
                     Anna Kisselgoff.

January 29, 1984.

Art in America. “Bauhaus Dances” at Ethnic Folk Arts, Review,
Craig Bromberg. February 1983.

Artforum. “Oskar Schlemmer’s Bauhaus Dances,”  Donald Kuspit. 1983

Asahi Shimbun, "Bauhaus Dances Came to Japan," Tokyo, Japan.   September 26, 1987.

Dancemagazine. Review, Sally Banes. February 1983.

Dancemagazine. Review, David Vaughan. April 1984.

The Drama Review. “Oskar Schlemmer’s Bauhaus Dances:

Debra McCall’s Reconstructions.” D.S. Moynihan and Leigh George Odom. Vol. 28, Number 3, Fall 1984 (T103).

Esquire. Review, Robert Coe. November 1986.

Munchner Merkur. “Kunstgeschichte mit bunten Wattemannen:Tanzgastspiel in der Muncher Alabamahalle.” Munich. Malve Gradinger. Munich. June 1, 1986.

Pour la Danse. “Reconstitution des danses du Bauhaus.” Daniel Dobbels.

Ryuko Tsushin. Tokyo, Japan. No. 243.

Skyline: The Architecture and Design Review. "Bauhaus Dances Reconstructed," Review.  December 1982.

Suddeutsche Zeitung. “Gesetz des Korpers und des Raums: Oskar Schlemmers ‘Bauhaustanze’ in Munchen.” Munich. May 30-31, 1984.

Theater Crafts. “Sixty Years Old, But Still Looks New.”
Rob Baker. April 1984.

Theatre Journal, “Theater Review: Bauhaus Dances,”
Kent Neely. 1987

Theatre Journal, “Repeatability, Reconstruction & Beyond,”
Mark Franko. 1989

The Village Voice. Review, Deborah Jowitt. Vol. XXVII No. 46.
November 16, 1982

Additional reviews to be found in Ballet News, The Nation, Metropolis, Self, Ambiente, Baltimore Sun, Miami Herald, Minneapolis Star and Tribune, Allentown PA Sunday Call-Chronicle, Netherlands publications, etc.


PUBLICATIONS ABOUT BAUHAUS DANCES

Franko, Mark. “Peut-on habiter une danse?”
Oskar Schlemmer: l’homme et la figure d’art. Claire Rousier, ed.
Centre national de la danse, Paris, France, 2001.

Ipiotis, Celia, Director/Producer. “Voices of Dance.”
Interview with Debra McCall.
Eye on Dance #162.  Aired WNYC-TV, NYC, 5/23/85

McCall, Debra.

“Dance and the Bauhaus." International Encyclopedia of Dance.
                      Selma Jeanne Cohen, Ed. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.

"Oskar Schlemmer's Bauhaus Dances of the 1920's— A Reconstruction."
                      Director/Producer with Robert Leacock. 16mm film and video.
                      New York,1986.

"Oskar Schlemmer's Bauhaus Dances of the 1920's—
                      A Reconstruction: Labanotation Score and Documentation of Materials.” Ilene Fox, Notator.

 Library of Congress and the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts at

 Lincoln Center, Dance Division. 1986.

"Reconstructing Oskar Schlemmer's Bauhaus Dances:

 A Personal Narrative." Oskar Schlemmer. Arnold L. Lehman and Brenda Richardson, eds.

 Catalog for the exhibition  “Oskar Schlemmer.” Baltimore, MD:

 Baltimore Museum of Art, 1986.