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Honorable Mention, Mary Ellen LoPresti Award - 2007
A collection of breath-taking, full-color photos of images from works by one of the greatest choreographers of all time...If you're a performing artist, this book will speak directly to you. If you're simply a dance fan, it will prove no less enlightening.
…photos you'll wish you could put on your wall…mouth-watering colour portraits of members of the Martha Graham Dance Company costumed and in poses from some Graham modern masterpieces…
--The Toronto Star
stunning color photographs…Brief, revealing essays…
A Technicolor tribute to modern dance's most enduring and influential star.
--Florida International Magazine
…a living document of the Martha Graham Dance Company…beautiful, contemplative expressions of 18 ballets and images from classes at the school.
--Los Angeles Times
…a gorgeously photographed record of some of the Graham troupe's more recent dancers…One book a serious dancegoer should not be without…Croce is to dance what Pauline Kael is to film: incisive, witty, sometimes arbitrary, one of the great dance writers about a difficult subject.
…a gorgeously photographed record of some of the Graham troupe's more recent dancers…
--Westsider New York
Martha Graham's dances come to life in the pages of Acts of Light.
The Graham dancers are beautiful, and Deane's mastery of color and composition is impressive…
--St. Petersburg Times