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Marian Horosko Edit Profile

educator , writer

Marian Horosko, American writer, educator. Recipient first Special Recognition award MEDART, 1992.


Horosko, Marian was born on August 4, 1927 in Cleveland. Daughter of Louis Senko and Marian Catherine (Gromand) Horosko.


Student, Cleveland Institute of Music, 1936-1943;student, Juillard School Music, 1944-1945;student, School American Ballet, New York City, 1944-1951.


Producer Alvin Ailey Celebration, 1998. New York correspondent Dancer Magazine, since 2000. Lecturer Balanchine, Graham, Harkness Ballet.

Leader Martha Graham seminar, Balanchine seminar.


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    • Performer Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, 1939, Metropolitan Opera Ballet, 1951-1954, New York City Ballet, 1954-1962. (films) Eight by Eight, 1949, Prince Who Was A Thief, 1950, Royal Wedding, 1950, American in Paris, 1950. (Broadway plays) Oklahoma, 1945-1947, Along Fifth Avenue, 1948, Dance Me A Song, 1949.

      (staged classics) Buffalo Ballet. Film curator: Dance Collection, Lincoln Center, 1960's. Television and radio producer Stations W National Educational Television-television, WNCN-FM, 1961-1977.

      Producer George Balanchine Celebration, 1992, Alvin Ailey Celebration, 1998, 100 Years of America Dance, 1999. Author: Pas De Deux, 1979, Ballet Technique for Male Dancers, 1982, Dancer's Survival Manual, 1987, Martha Graham: Technique and Dance Evolution, 1991, (script writer, narrator laserdisc on Martha Graham), Sleeping Beauty: The Ballet, 1994, Pas de Deux-The Art of Partnering, 1999, Pas de Deux reprint, 2000, Reprint: Martha Graham, 2001. Producer A Harkness Celebration, 1997, Martha Graham seminar, 1991, Balanchine seminar, 1993, Harkness Celebration, 1997, Harkness.

      As seen Alvin Ailey seminar, 1998, 100 Years of American Dance, 1999 (Juilliard School), May O'Donnell, American Dance Pioneer, 2004. Contributor Dance magazine, 1952-1999, education editor, 1980-1999. New York correspondent Dancer magazine, since 1999.

      Producer Alvin Ailey Celebration, 1998, Tribute to Yuriko Japan Society, 2003. Contributor numerous seminars in field.


Louis Senko Horosko

Marian Catherine (Gromand) Horosko