Who Won the 1950
Tony Awards Best Choreography

Helen Tamiris

("Touch and Go")

1949 Tony Awards Best Choreography Winner
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American Dance Festival to Present 2018 Samuel H. Scripps/American Dance Festival Award to Ronald K. Brown

Broadway World
... Lin Hwai-min, Anjelin Preljocaj, Lar Lubovitch, Lucinda Childs, and posthumously in honor of Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, Jose? Limo?n, Pearl Primus, and Helen Tamiris. Performances during ADF's 85th season will be presented June 14-July 28, ...

1950 Tony Awards Best Choreography Winner Helen Tamiris News

Dance meets social justice in Chamber Dance Company's 'The Body Politic' Oct. 12 – 15

UW Today
In addition to Gentry's dark meditation on street life, the company will perform pieces by choreographers Isadora Duncan, Lucinda Childs, Jane Dudley, Susan Marshall, Crystal Pite, Helen Tamiris and Kate Weare. “Several of the dances in this year's ...

1950 Tony Awards Best Choreography Winner Helen Tamiris News

This Month in Theatre History

American Theatre
The FDP had been created in early 1936, a year after the FTP, at the urging of choreographer Helen Tamiris, whose signature works include a suite of dances called Negro Spirituals. After the merger, Tamiris will serve as FTP's principal choreographer ...

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Chamber Dance Company's 'Body Politic': 8 choreographers who used dance to protest social injustice

Seattle Times
Highlights include “Go Down Moses,” a muscular solo protesting American racial injustice, excerpted from Helen Tamiris' “Negro Spirituals” (1932) and defiantly performed by the strapping Brandin Steffensen. Eve Gentry's “Tenant of the Street” (1938) is ...

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