WorldCat Identities

Holm, Hanya 1893-1992

Overview
Works: 254 works in 352 publications in 2 languages and 2,802 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Interviews  Filmed performances  Dance films  Television interviews  History  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Choreographer, Interviewee, Author, Recipient, Dancer
Classifications: GV1785.H6, 428.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Hanya Holm
German lineage in modern dance( Visual )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this performance documentary dancer/choreographer Betsy Fisher performs solos from pieces by the originators of the German Expression Dance (Ausdruckstanz) and American exponents of the movement, which began in Germany prior to World War I. Fisher also provides narration describing the creation and the historical context of each work
Hanya, portrait of a dance pioneer( Visual )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using archival footage from the 30s and 40s, and interviews with many of her students, this film traces the career of Hanya Holm, dancer-choreographer, from the 20s through the Broadway stage
Hanya Holm : a Retrospective( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring archival footage and photographs this production traces the life and career of German modern dance pioneer Hanya Holm, from her early work with Mary Wigman through her move to the United States and establishment of her own school and dance company to her influence on an entire generation of modern dancers. The DVD also discusses her work as a choreographer for operas, films, and such Broadway shows as Kiss Me Kate, My Fair Lady, and Camelot, explaining that Holm was the first to use labanotation to document and copyright choreography for the theater
Kiss me Kate by Cole Porter( Book )

7 editions published between 1949 and 1952 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Manhattan theatres, week of January 23, 1950, Century Theatre, Saint Subber and Lemuel Ayers present Alfred Drake, Patricia Morison in a new musical comedy "Kiss Me, Kate," music and lyrics by Cole Porter, book by Sam and Bella Spewack, with Harold Lang, Lisa Kirk, choreography by Hanya Holm, settings and costumes by Lemuel Ayers, musical director Pembroke Davenport, orchestrations by Robert Russell Bennett, incidental ballet music arranged by Genevieve Pitot, production staged by John C. Wilson. Commencing Thursday evening, December 30, 1948
My fair lady by Alan Jay Lerner( Book )

11 editions published between 1957 and 1962 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Herman Levin presents Michael Evans, Diane Todd in America's greatest musical "My Fair Lady," adapted from Bernard Shaw's "Pygmalion," produced on the screen by Gabriel Pascal, book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, music by Frederick Loewe, production staged by Moss Hart, choreography and musical numbers by Hanya Holm, also starring Charles Victor, Hugh Dempster with Margaret Bannerman, Katherine Hynes, Reid Shelton, John Cunningham, Eric Brotherson, Charles Penman, Marie Paxton, Velma Royton, musical arragnements by Oliver Smith, costumes designed by Cecil Beaton, production designed by Robert Russell Bennett & Phil Lang, lighting by Feder, dance music arranged by Trude Rittman, musical director Anton Coppala
Lazy afternoon by Jerome Moross( )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Out of this world by Cole Porter( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herman Levin presents Brian Aherne, Anne Rogers in the New York critics' prize musical "My fair lady."( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eye on dance & the arts( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracing the roots of dance with one of the "founding mothers of American modern dance": Hanya Holm
Bennington School of the Dance, 1938, Fifth annual session( Visual )

3 editions published between 1938 and 2010 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candid footage and dance excerpts, including demonstrations of various modern dance techniques, filmed in open air settings at Bennington School of the Dance and environs. The faculty and staff of the 1938 session comprised Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Hanya Holm, all of whom were in residence for the full session. Norman Lloyd was the musical director, and Arch Lauterer the designer of the festival production
White Oak Dance Project : Milan '93 (right)( Visual )

4 editions published in 1993 in No Linguistic content and Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mikhail Baryshnikov and White Oak Dance Project perform in Milan , Italy, Baryshnikov dances solo in "Three Preludes" and "Pergolesi", and joins the company for "Mosiac and United". There are various announcements in Italian, including a warning about flash photography. During multiple curtain calls, the audience repeatedly yells "Misha!"
Interview with Hanya Holm by Hanya Holm( Recording )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviewed by Billy Nichols, Hanya Holm discusses the Bennington College Summer School of Dance, 1934-1940; its influence on modern dance in the United States and on her own artistic development; her philosophy of dance; her dance, Trend; the process of creating a work of art; Charles Weidman; young American dancers and dance students of today
Dance: four pioneers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces four major choreographers: Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Hanya Holm, who revolted against the conventions of ballet to produce American modern dance. Uses film clips and still photographs taken in 1934 to show the dancers and their teachers during the beginning days at Mount Bennington College. Each choreographer explains his view of the meaning dance should have within the arts
Four pioneers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces four major choreographers--Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Hanya Holt--who revolted against the conventions of ballet to produce American modern dance. Employs film clips and still photographs taken in 1934 to show the dancers and their teacher during the beginning days at Mount Bennington College. Each choreographer explains his view of the meaning dance should have within the arts. Includes a full production of Doris Humphrey's Passacaglia by the American Dance Theatre at Lincoln Center in 1965
Etude by Hanya Holm( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The golden apple : [souvenir program]( Book )

2 editions published between 1954 and 1955 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Carter Barron Amphitheater], Alfred De Liagre, Jr., Roger L. Steven in association with T. Edward Hambleton, Norris Houghton present, a Phoenix Theatre Production, "The Golden Apple," a new musical written by John Latouche, music composed by Jerome Moross, with Stepehn Douglas, Kay Ballard, Jack Whiting, Virginia Copeland, Bibi Osterwald, Jonathan Lucas, Portia Nelson, Martha Larrimore, Dean Michener, and Charlotte Rae, choreography and musical numbers staged by Hanya Holm, directed by Norman Lloyd, musical director Hugh Ross, guest conductor Robert Zeller, setting by William and Jean Eckart, costumes by Alvin Colt, lighting by Klaus Holm, and orchestral arrangements by Jerome Moross and Hershey Kaye
Hanya Holm and Don Redlich( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tracing the roots of dance with one of the "founding mothers of American modern dance," Hanya Holm
Camelot( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Theatre, Anne Jeffreys, George Wallace, Arthur Treacher in "Camelot," book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner, music by Frederick Loewe, production staged by Moss Hart, also starring Robert Peterson, Christopher Cary, Jonathan Morris, Jan Moody, choreography and musical numbers by Hanya Holm, scenic production by Oliver Smith, costumes by Adrian and Tony Duquette, lighting by Feder, musical director Dobbs Franks, orchestrations by Robert Russell Bennett and Philip J. Lang, dance and choral arrangements by Trude Rittmann, production stage manager Edward Preston, hair styles by Ernest Adler, assistant to the producers Stone Widney, based on "The Once and Future King," by T.H. White
Homage to Mahler [excerpt]( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two performances of the same work, each ca. 26 min. long ; the first a close shot, the second a long shot from a different angle
Hanya : portrait of a pioneer: the story of dancer/choreographer Hanya Holm by Nancy Mason Hauser( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces the career of Hanya Holm from Germany in the 1920's to her success as a modern dancer in the United States
 
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Alternative Names
Eckert Johanna 1893-1992

Eckert, Johanna Josepha 1893-1992

Hanya Holm Dancer, choreographer and dance educator

Hanya Holm Duits choreografe (1893-1992)

Hanya Holm tysk-amerikansk dansare, koreograf och danslärare

Хольм, Ханья

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هانیا هولم

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