1 sound tape reel (2 hours, 37 min.) : 1 7/8 in. per sec. ; (5 in.)
Interviewed by Tullia Bohen 14 April 1979 in Glenwood, Maryland.
For transcript of interview see *MGZMT 5-945.
SUMMARY: Mark Ryder discusses training at the Neighborhood Playhouse; his childhood and family background; dancing in the Martha Graham Company; Sophie Maslow; developing roles with Martha Graham in Dark meadow and other dances; Graham's use of dancers' abilities and personalities in her work; starting the Dance-Drama Company with Emily Frankel; how Graham technique is currently taught.
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