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Dance is the only art of which we ourselves are the stuff of which it is made. ---->>>

I believe that dance communicates man's deepest, highest and most truly spiritual thoughts and emotions far better than words, spoken or written. ---->>>

I wanted to see if the American man in plain brown pants and a bare torso could speak profound things. ---->>>


Name: Ted Shawn
Nationality: American
Born: October 21, 1891
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
Die: 06-21, 1972
Occupation: Dancer

Ted Shawn (21 October 1891 – 9 January 1972), originally Edwin Myers Shawn, was one of the first notable male pioneers of American modern dance. Along with creating Denishawn with former wife Ruth St. Denis he is also responsible for the creation of the well known all-male company Ted Shawn and His Men Dancers (wikipedia)