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Isadora Duncan | Sheroes of History

During a time when those in power were clinging to rigidity in all aspects of public and private domains, Isadora Duncan scoffed at tradition and made the world take notice. She used her passion fo…

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6 comments on “Isadora Duncan | Sheroes of History

  1. GP Cox
    06/06/2017

    I first learned about Ms. Duncan as a child when I saw a PBS biography story on her. Quite a talented and unique character – especially for those days!

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  2. Lois Bryan
    06/07/2017

    There was a movie about her years ago, 1968, with Vanessa Redgrave introduced me to this amazing creature. Fascinating!!!!!

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  3. beetleypete
    06/07/2017

    I first heard of her from watching the Redgrave film. I recall liking it a lot.
    (Didn’t get this post, had to ‘find’ it!)
    Best wishes, Pete. x

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    • First Night Design
      06/07/2017

      I can see your gritted teeth! Those WP gremlins aren’t disturbing me at the moment but I’m sure they’ll put me in the naughty box again soon. I’d heard from my parents about Isadora but didn’t realise the full extent of her story before seeing Redgrave.

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