Isadora's Legacy
Devoted to the Dance of Isadora Duncan (1877-1927)

Interview with Hortense Kooluris (excerpt)

Shown below are excerpts from an oral history interview of Hortense Kooluris by Roberta Hoffman in 1998.  Ms. Kooluris was one of the members of Irma Duncan's American Duncan Dance Company (1930-1933).  She was a student of Irma, Anna, and Maria-Teresa Duncan, and had studied previously with Anita Zahn and Erna Lane. The complete interview is approximately 90 minutes in length.  At the end of the interview, Ms. Kooluris, Reiko Morita, and Roberta Hoffman are shown doing the Tanagra Figures. 

 ©1998 by Roberta Hoffman