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Katherine Dunham and her Dance Company at Dinner
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TitleKatherine Dunham and her Dance Company at Dinner
DescriptionPerformance program - "Inland Empire Early Birds Breakfast Club presents"
CollectionSCRC Text (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)
SubcollectionKatherine Dunham Papers
Place WrittenSpokane, WA
Date(s)1942/06/09
Subjects -peopleDunham, Katherine|Collins, Janet
Other topicsAnthropologist|Choreographer|Dancer
Collection ID/Box#fp20-7-f1_85_7_003.pdf
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TranscriptSOUVENIR PROGRAM

Island Empire
Early Birds Breakfast Club

presents
KATHERINE DUNHAM
AND HER DANCE COMPANY
at Dinner
6:30 pm
Tuesday, Jun 9th, 1942

INFORMAL

Main Floor Lobby

DAVENPORT HOTEL

SPOKANE, U. S. A.


I. PRIMITIVE RHYTHMS
(a) Rara-Tonga....... Music by Paquita Anderson
The Chosen Woman.................Janet Collins
The God...... Roger Ohardieno'
The Jealous Husband....'Talley Beatty

(b)
Ternpo-Son
Possessed Dancer............................... Lucille Ellis
Tempo-Bolero

Dancers..Lawaunne Ingram, Talley Beatty, and Group

II. RHUMBA SUITE
(a)
Brazihan Carnival............. Macumba
Katherine Dunham
(b)
Rhumba with a httle Jive mIxed· in..........Andre
Elhs, French, Gomez
(c) Concert Rhumba.....
......... Morejon
Katherine Dunham with Collins, Williams, Brown, Beatty

(d) Drum Interlude.............................Gaucho, Candido
(e)
M exican Rhumba (from the Rhumba Symphony)... Harl MacDonald
Katherine Dunham, Talley Beatty, and Group
III.
BAHIANA......................Don Alfonso
Katherine Dunham with Ohardiano, Beatty, Brown, and Game.z:.
IV. TROPICS-Shore Excursion............. Music by Paqui'a Anderson
Percussion by Gaucho
Woman with the Cigar..... Katherine Dunham


V. PLANTATION DANCES-from "Br'er Rabbit and de Tah Baby"
Interlocutor............ Katherine Dunham
Field Hands... Beatty, Ohardieno, Gomez, and Brown
Couple from M emphis.... Syvilla Fort, Laverne French

Corps de Ballet in Square Dances, Juba, Jennie Cooler. Palmer House.
pas Mala. Ballin de Jack. Strut. and Cake Walk.

VI. LE JAZZ HOT
(a) Variations on the Theme Boogie Woogie. Lewis, Ammons, and Smith
Lucille Ellis and Group

(b) Barrel House (Florida Swamp Shimmy).........Lewis and Ammons
Katherine Dunham and Roger Ohardieno

(e)
Honky·Tonk Train.................................... Lewis
"Cokey" Breakman..'falley Beatty
Lady Passenger................................ Lucille Ellis
Members of the Company

TALLEY BEATTY
LAVINIA WILLIAMS

JANET CoLLINS
CLAUDE BROW N

LUCILLE E LLIS
LAVERNE FRENCH

. SYV1LLA F ORT
T OMMY GOMEZ

LAWAU NNE INGRAM
FRANK NEAL

R OGER OHARDIENO

Costumes designed by John Pratt

Lighting and stage management by Dale Wasserman
Suggestions on Minstrel tunes and dances by Lawrence Deas and Clarence Muse.

First Piano-Paquita Anderson
Percussionists : Gaucho, Vanderhantz-Candido Vincenty
Original Formatstagebill
Digital Object TypeImage
Digital File Format.pdf
Digital File PublisherSpecial Collections Research Center, Morris Library, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
LanguageEnglish
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