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American Dance Festival: Introduction of Doris Humphrey
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composed by Wallingford Riegger, 1885-1961; choreographed by Doris Humphrey, 1895-1958; designed by Betty Williams; performed by American Dance Festival Repertory Company (American Dance Festival, 1978), 2 mins
Doris Humphrey’s modern dance classic of affirmation was choreographed in 1935 and features Linda Tarney and Peter Woodin. Filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972, the first film is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a record version of the same performance showing the entire stage.
composed by Wallingford Riegger, 1885-1961; choreographed by Doris Humphrey, 1895-1958; designed by Betty Williams; performed by American Dance Festival Repertory Company (American Dance Festival, 1978), 2 mins
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Bardo (In Extremis)
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directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; composed by Somei Satoh, 1947-; choreographed by Molissa Fenley, 1954-; designed by David Moodey; produced by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; performed by Molissa Fenley, 1954- (American Dance Festival), 9 mins
This work by director Douglas Rosenberg, a regular collaborator with contemporary choreographers, is a collection of three dances created specifically for the camera. Each work features Rosenberg’s lyrical camera work and suspends the choreography within an elegant frame. The dances for the camera featured on th...
directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; composed by Somei Satoh, 1947-; choreographed by Molissa Fenley, 1954-; designed by David Moodey; produced by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; performed by Molissa Fenley, 1954- (American Dance Festival), 9 mins
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Dancing on the Edge, Volume 1
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directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; choreographed by Paul Taylor, 1930-2018; produced by Stephanie Reinhart, 1944-2002, Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; performed by Reijo Kela, Claude Brumachon, 1959- and Jin Xing, 1967-, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Ballet du Lac Tumba and Paul Taylor Dance Company (American Dance Festival, 1992), 44 mins

Includes highlights from ADF performances by:

The Paul Taylor Dance Company
Jin Xing
Ballet Du Lac Tumba
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company
Bill T. Jones/ Arnie Zane Company
Reijo Kela
Claude Brumachon
directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; choreographed by Paul Taylor, 1930-2018; produced by Stephanie Reinhart, 1944-2002, Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; performed by Reijo Kela, Claude Brumachon, 1959- and Jin Xing, 1967-, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Ballet du Lac Tumba and Paul Taylor Dance Company (American Dance Festival, 1992), 44 mins
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Extreme Moves Training Method
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directed by Jesse Winters, fl. 2002; choreographed by Li Chiao-Ping; produced by Li Chiao-Ping; performed by Li Chiao-Ping, Stacey Carlson, Lori Dillon, Andrea Harris, Yun-Chen Liu and LiYana Silver (American Dance Festival, 2002), 1 hour 17 mins
This video features Li Chiao-Ping and members of her company demonstrating her "Extreme Moves Training Method™", a regimen of strength-building and balance exercises and techniques. This revolutionary curriculum trains dancers to perform rotational, upside down, and gyroscopic movements and to use unusual parts...
directed by Jesse Winters, fl. 2002; choreographed by Li Chiao-Ping; produced by Li Chiao-Ping; performed by Li Chiao-Ping, Stacey Carlson, Lori Dillon, Andrea Harris, Yun-Chen Liu and LiYana Silver (American Dance Festival, 2002), 1 hour 17 mins
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Flickers: Full Stage
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composed by Lionel Nowak, 1911-1994; choreographed by Charles Weidman, 1901-1975; designed by Charles Weidman, 1901-1975, Thomas Skelton, 1927-1994; performed by Marc Stevens, Nina Watt, Peter Woodin, Rael Lamb, Ted Striggles, Linda Tamay, Randall Faxon, Nancy Scher, Pamela Knisel, Dalienne Majors, fl. 1972, Debra Zalkind, Ann DeGange, Raymond Johnson, fl. 1978 and Ryland Jordan, American Dance Festival Repertory Company (American Dance Festival, 1978), 18 mins
A zany spoof of silent movie conventions and clichés choreographed in 1941 by Charles Weidman, the performance was directed by Weidman and filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972. The first film on this tape is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a record version of the same performance showi...
composed by Lionel Nowak, 1911-1994; choreographed by Charles Weidman, 1901-1975; designed by Charles Weidman, 1901-1975, Thomas Skelton, 1927-1994; performed by Marc Stevens, Nina Watt, Peter Woodin, Rael Lamb, Ted Striggles, Linda Tamay, Randall Faxon, Nancy Scher, Pamela Knisel, Dalienne Majors, fl. 1972, Debra Zalkind, Ann DeGange, Raymond Johnson, fl. 1978 and Ryland Jordan, American Dance Festival Repertory Company (American Dance Festival, 1978), 18 mins
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Meredith Monk (Excerpts from
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directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; composed by Meredith Monk, 1942-; choreographed by Meredith Monk, 1942-; designed by Debby Lee Cohen, Debby Lee Cohen, Tony Giovannetti; produced by Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Stephanie Reinhart, 1944-2002; performed by Meredith Monk, 1942- and Robert Een, 1952- (American Dance Festival, 1996), 59 mins
Meredith Monk is a composer, singer, filmmaker, and director/choreographer. This tape includes interviews and excerpts from performance. A pioneer in what is now called "extended vocal technique" and "interdisciplinary performance," Ms. Monk has created more than 80 works of music, theater, dance, and film. A reci...
directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; composed by Meredith Monk, 1942-; choreographed by Meredith Monk, 1942-; designed by Debby Lee Cohen, Debby Lee Cohen, Tony Giovannetti; produced by Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Stephanie Reinhart, 1944-2002; performed by Meredith Monk, 1942- and Robert Een, 1952- (American Dance Festival, 1996), 59 mins
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New Dance: Edited Version
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composed by Wallingford Riegger, 1885-1961; choreographed by Doris Humphrey, 1895-1958 and Charles Weidman, 1901-1975; designed by Betty Williams; performed by Linda Tarney and Peter Woodin, American Dance Festival Repertory Company (American Dance Festival, 1978), 32 mins
Doris Humphrey’s modern dance classic of affirmation was choreographed in 1935 and features Linda Tarney and Peter Woodin. Filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972, the first film is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a record version of the same performance showing the entire stage.
composed by Wallingford Riegger, 1885-1961; choreographed by Doris Humphrey, 1895-1958 and Charles Weidman, 1901-1975; designed by Betty Williams; performed by Linda Tarney and Peter Woodin, American Dance Festival Repertory Company (American Dance Festival, 1978), 32 mins
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Solo from an
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choreographed by Michael Tracy, 1952-; produced by William Hannah, 1910-2001 and Bobby Dobbs, fl. 1985; performed by Alison Chase, 1946- and Michael Tracy, 1952-, Pilobolus (American Dance Festival, 1997), 6 mins
This documentary, produced by University of North Carolina Public Television, offers an insightful look at the work of these modern dance originals. Since their earliest days, Pilobolus has been astounding and confounding audiences around the world with their particular brand of modern dance. The documentary featu...
choreographed by Michael Tracy, 1952-; produced by William Hannah, 1910-2001 and Bobby Dobbs, fl. 1985; performed by Alison Chase, 1946- and Michael Tracy, 1952-, Pilobolus (American Dance Festival, 1997), 6 mins
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Talley Beatty: Speaking of Dance
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directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; choreographed by Talley Beatty, 1923-1995; produced by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011, Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Stephanie Reinhart, 1944-2002; performed by Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Talley Beatty, 1923-1995 (American Dance Festival, 1993), 59 mins
Talley Beatty has had an illustrious career spanning six decades. He began studying with Katherine Dunham at the age of 11 and at 16 became a principal dancer in her company. His choreography has been performed by numerous companies including the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Mr. Beatty was the recipient of...
directed by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; choreographed by Talley Beatty, 1923-1995; produced by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011, Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Stephanie Reinhart, 1944-2002; performed by Charles L. Reinhart, fl. 1968 and Talley Beatty, 1923-1995 (American Dance Festival, 1993), 59 mins
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Betty Jones Performances
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choreographed by Betty Jones, 1926-; produced by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; performed by Betty Jones, 1926-, American Dance Festival (American Dance Festival, 1993), 47 mins
In interviews interspersed with performance excerpts and footage of her dance classes, Betty Jones discusses her passion for dancing and her desire to share it through her teaching. She reminisces about her performing career, particularly with the José Limón Dance Company, whose artistic director was Doris Humph...
choreographed by Betty Jones, 1926-; produced by Douglas Rosenberg, fl. 2011; performed by Betty Jones, 1926-, American Dance Festival (American Dance Festival, 1993), 47 mins
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