Elaine Summers
 


 

Age: 89



Summary: dancer, choreographer, and multi-media artist whose work sought to blend dance and film into a seamless whole who was a founding member of the loose-knit avant-garde company Judson Dance Theater that became active in New York in the 1960's, in which the ensemble performed together for only a few years, but its style helped to shape post-modern dance long afterward.




Cause of Death: Complications from a fall



Born: February 20, 1925


 
Died: December 27, 2014



Location:
New York City, New York