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Robert Cohan on contemporary dance

Title
Robert Cohan on contemporary dance
Genre
Interview
TX Date
20 Dec 1982
Year of production
1982
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Duration
00:25:06
Description
Robert Cohan, director of London Contemporary Dance Theatre, is interviewed by Dave Loyn. Cohan talks about what contemporary dance is; taking dance to inner city comprehensive schools; the problems of running a performing company in the recession; how he wrote Chamber Dancing and his plans to take a backseat in the company in future.
Contributors
Dave Loyn; Robert Cohan
Keywords
Contemporary dance; Dancers; Dance companies; Movement education

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