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Adolph Bolm on Video


Mr. Bolm was a great innovator. While he was in Chicago, he danced with Ruth Page, Olan Howland in a short film called Dance Macabre in the early days of the film industry.


Recommended Books:

The Ballets Russes and Its World

Dancing in the Sun: Hollywood...

Era of the Russian Ballet

Diaghilev Observed

The Art of Ballets Russes: The Serge...

Diaghilev's Ballets Russes

Spellings of Adolph Bolm's name found in his papers:

Adolph Bolm
Adolphe Bolm
Adolf Bolm
Adolph Rudolphovich Bolm
Adolph Rudolph Bolm
Adolph Emil Bolm

View the entire video.

View movements by Mr. Bolm:

Leap 1 2

Turn 1

Gesture 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

In Mr. Bolm's Chicago Studio:

Modern demonstration 1

Mask 1

Practice 1


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