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Marina Harss

  • But ballet is always dying. Like all dance, it exists purely in time and leaves no record, and is an art of the external present. Unlike music, it does not have a consistent written language; video can capture only its shadow because it lacks the third dimension, where dancing lives. So we are left with the present.

    • Marina Harss,
    • in The Nation ()

Marina Harss, U.S. dance writer

(1940)