In 1906 which American choreographer and dance innovator presented her first dance including one based on the milkmaid Radha who was an early consort of the Hindu god Krishna, together with such shorter pieces as The Cobra and The Incense?
Ruth St. Denis
The programme opened in New York and went on to a successful 3-year tour in Europe. St Denis co-founded the American Denishawn School of Dancing and Related Arts and was influential in developing American dance. Her concepts included music visualisation, synchoric orchestra and a belief that dance should be spiritual instead of simply entertaining or technically skilful. Martha Graham was one of the students at the Denishawn School.
Which American is famous for her photographs of John Lennon and Yoko Ono taken the day of Lennon's death, Demi Moore nude when 7 months pregnant, and, later, nude with a suit painted on her body?
P B S Pinchback was the first non-white and first person of African American descent to become governor of a US state, serving for 35 days from 9 December 1872, to 13 January 1873. Which state was this?
Which of these is an American motorcycle manufacturer founded in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, during the first decade of the 20th century?
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