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Isadora Duncan dance performance May 21 at St. Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley

A benefit performance for The Saint Joseph's Cultural Center entitled, "A Revolution in Aesthetics, The Dance Legacy of Isadora Duncan" will begin at 2 p.m. today at Saint Joseph's Cultural Center in Grass Valley.
Submitted by Trudy Tyrrell |

Dancer Lois Flood will perform the historical dances of Isadora Duncan at 2 p.m. today at The Saint Joseph’s Cultural Center in Grass Valley.

The free (donations-accepted) event, titled “A Revolution in Aesthetics — The Dance Legacy of Isadora Duncan (1877-1927),” is a benefit for the cultural center at 410 S. Church St., Grass Valley.

Included will be lyrical and dramatic dances, inspired by the classical aesthetic dance movement of Isadora Duncan.



The dances offer a stunning selection of classical music expresses a potpourri of dance styles, lyrical to the revolutionary.

“To awaken human emotion is the highest level of Art”Isadora Duncan

Greek myths are the theme of many dances.




Also included is Marjorie Lynn Wagner, poet-artist, who will read quotes by Isadora Duncan.

All ages will enjoy these exquisite, historical dances from the repertory of an artist who revolutionized dance.

Costumes are designed of flowing silk.

There will be questions answered at the end of the program.


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