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Looking Back: Modern Dance in the ’70s


Five dancers dressed in full body tight suits split in half with gray and black take dancing poses for the camera.
Courtesy of L. Tom Perry Special Collections, UAP2 F326

Orchesis performs in BYU’s World of Dance in the 1970s. Named after the Latin word for “dance,” this modern-dance group existed from 1948 to 1980.

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