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Acrobatics of Dance: The Sierra Leone National Dance Company, 1972
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; interview by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988, National Dance Troupe of Sierra Leone (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 28 mins
Documentary on the astoundingly energetic national dance company of Sierra Leone, on Africa’s west coast. In 1964 they won the international dance competition at the New York Worlds Fair with their display of folkloric dances. Several years later they came back on tour and taped this sampling of their repertory,...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; interview by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988, National Dance Troupe of Sierra Leone (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 28 mins
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Danza
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composed by José Pablo Moncayo García, 1912-1958; choreographed by David Wood, 1925-2002; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 6 mins
Pupils at the High School of Performing Arts in New York City are seen training in ballet class and in modern dance class with teachers explaining step by step. One boy and nineteen girls perform "Danza" choreographed by David Wood (who is also a modern dance teacher). 1961.
composed by José Pablo Moncayo García, 1912-1958; choreographed by David Wood, 1925-2002; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 6 mins
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A Fool's Tale
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choreographed by Yuriko Kikuchi, 1920-; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Yuriko Kikuchi, 1920-, Buzz Miller, 1923-1999, James Gardner, James Macandrew, 1906-1988 and Eugene Lester, fl. 1967 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 14 mins
Choreographer-dancer Yuriko performs her own work and demonstrates a dance in the process of being created. With dancers Buzz Miller, James Gardner, Bertram Ross, Ethel Winter; pianist Eugene Lester and singer Anita Ellis. Works include Yuriko's "The Fool's Tale" and a scene from Yuriko's "The Ghost" derived from...
choreographed by Yuriko Kikuchi, 1920-; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Yuriko Kikuchi, 1920-, Buzz Miller, 1923-1999, James Gardner, James Macandrew, 1906-1988 and Eugene Lester, fl. 1967 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 14 mins
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Junior Class: Classical Ballet
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produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 14 mins
Pupils at the High School of Performing Arts in New York City are seen training in ballet class and in modern dance class with teachers explaining step by step. One boy and nineteen girls perform "Danza" choreographed by David Wood (who is also a modern dance teacher). 1961.
produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 14 mins
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Lamb of God
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composed by Ralph Gilbert; choreographed by Iris Mabry; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Iris Mabry and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 7 mins
Solo dance performance by dancer-choreographer Iris Mabry. Her idiosyncratic dances express her views of the relationship among dance movement, emotion, and music. She comes to dance as a philosophy major at Smith College, and is articulate about her intentions regarding economy of movement, the difference between...
composed by Ralph Gilbert; choreographed by Iris Mabry; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Iris Mabry and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 7 mins
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Matteo and the Indo-American Dance Company
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Matteo, 1919-2011; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988 and Matteo, 1919-2011, Indo-American Dance Company (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
Matteo, a dancer-choreographer with wide interests in world dance and an expert in Indian dance, gives a lecture-demonstration of Indian dance, dances several pieces, and has his troupe of young Americans perform pieces both to Indian and Western music. 1970.
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Matteo, 1919-2011; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988 and Matteo, 1919-2011, Indo-American Dance Company (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
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Training the Dancer: Discussion and Performance, 1965
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directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; designed by John Ward, 1571-; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988, Walter Terry, 1913-1982 and Jess Meeker, 1912-1997 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
This documentary, by Nick Havinga, features performances and discussion on training ballet dancers.
directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; designed by John Ward, 1571-; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988, Walter Terry, 1913-1982 and Jess Meeker, 1912-1997 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
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Iris Mabry
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composed by Ralph Gilbert; choreographed by Iris Mabry; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Iris Mabry and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
Solo dance performance by dancer-choreographer Iris Mabry. Her idiosyncratic dances express her views of the relationship among dance movement, emotion, and music. She comes to dance as a philosophy major at Smith College, and is articulate about her intentions regarding economy of movement, the difference between...
composed by Ralph Gilbert; choreographed by Iris Mabry; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Iris Mabry and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
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Passionata
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composed by Ralph Gilbert; choreographed by Iris Mabry; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Iris Mabry and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 8 mins
Solo dance performance by dancer-choreographer Iris Mabry. Her idiosyncratic dances express her views of the relationship among dance movement, emotion, and music. She comes to dance as a philosophy major at Smith College, and is articulate about her intentions regarding economy of movement, the difference between...
composed by Ralph Gilbert; choreographed by Iris Mabry; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937- and Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Iris Mabry and James Macandrew, 1906-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 8 mins
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conducted by Emanuel Vardi; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988, Camera Three Chamber Orchestra (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet." In drama with Bryarl Lee (Juliet) and Stephen Joyce (Romeo); as music with Alice Howland and John McCollum singing Berlioz' setting of key scenes; and as ballet with Nora Kaye and Hugh Laing dancing Anthony Tudor's choreography. Emanuel Vardi conducts an off-stage orchestra.
conducted by Emanuel Vardi; performed by James Macandrew, 1906-1988, Camera Three Chamber Orchestra (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
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