Photographer - Peter Hoffman
"I see America dancing," Isadora wrote (in the spirit of Walt
Whitman). Her dream was to dance in a more natural
way - "to search for truth through movement." Isadora
believed that to awaken human emotion was the highest level of
art. Modern dance is an art, a dance of the spirit as
well as the body. We move because our spirit moves and
we become one with the music.
The above photographs show Barbara Kane, a London based Duncan
Dancer, and Roberta Hoffman doing improvisations (1997).
Barbara and Roberta first met in New York in the 1970s.
Barbara studied Duncan dance with Hortense Kooluris, Julia Levien, and