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  • moo

    Richard Avedon is a giant. His straight-forward approach to portraiture, allowing the subject to reveal his or her own nature, has been incredibly influential. The lack of set-up, the unforced nature of the expressions, the minimalism all appeal to me. The portraits are legendary, but his people in motion are just as poetic.

  • Katrina Jervis

    Today In History We Honor Savion Glover; Savion Glover, Tony Award winning tap dancer, choreographer and actor, is the epitome of a living legend. Savion began taking tap lessons at the age of seven and made his mark starring in the leading role in the Broadway musical The Tap Dance Kid. At the age of 19, he became the youngest-ever recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts grant, and 1995, he choreographed and starred in the musical Bring in Da Noise, Bring in Da Funk,

  • Amber Slagle

    inspiration (Savion Glover)

  • Lis Zubko

    Savion Glover, I remember watching him on Sesame Street!

  • Yexplore™

    Tap dancing didn't appear in the American vocabulary until the 1920's. The dance is a combination of traditional African American rhythms combined with European clogging steps. The dance can be performed solo or in group performances. Originally part of many vaudeville acts, today tap dancing can be seen on the stage in Broadway productions.

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