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Francie Huber @ Paul Taylor


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#16 grace

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Posted 14 January 2003 - 04:17 PM

actually - not to nitpick, but as a genuine query, now that it's been raised - wouldn't there be MORE than 20 years between merce and twyla? i thought cuningham was in his 80's, and tharp about 54? anyone know?

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Posted 15 January 2003 - 08:32 PM

Merce Cunningham, born 16 April 1919
Paul Taylor, born 29 July 1930
Twyla Tharp, born 1 July 1941 (22 years after Merce)
( International Encyclopedia of Dance)

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Posted 16 January 2003 - 04:26 PM

oh god - arithmetic before breakfast!

1941...so she is 62 - wow - i didn't expect that.

thanks nanatchka.


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