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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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Choreographer James Clouser dances to his own music, 1965
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directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; choreographed by James Clouser; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963; interview by Walter Terry, 1913-1982; performed by Sandra Balestracci, Alexandra Nadal and James Clouser (New York, NY: Creative Arts Television, 2007), 28 mins
James Clouser, composer, choreographer, premier danseur and Ballet Master of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, performs on the piano and dances to music of his own composition. Mr. Clouser partners N.Y. City Opera Ballet dancer Alexandra Nadal in his choreography for "Recurrence", a fusion of classical and modern dance,...
directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; choreographed by James Clouser; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963; interview by Walter Terry, 1913-1982; performed by Sandra Balestracci, Alexandra Nadal and James Clouser (New York, NY: 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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Kabuki Techniques
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produced by Creative Arts Television; interview by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999 (Kent, CT: Creative Arts Television, 1969), 26 mins
Two of the greatest stars of Japan’s kabuki theater reveal what has only rarely been seen: the actual acting techniques used in this most difficult and splendid of theater forms. Onoe Shoroku II and Onoe Baiko VII discuss and demonstrate their craft in conversation with the well-known author of works on Asian ar...
produced by Creative Arts Television; interview by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999 (Kent, CT: Creative Arts Television, 1969), 26 mins
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Duro Ladipo, 1931-1978; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; interview by Margaret Croyden, fl. 1970-1978; performed by National Theatre of Nigeria (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
Excerpts from "Oba Koso", the famous folkloric Nigerian drama-musical-dance play about a wicked man who tries to overthrow the king, performed by the celebrated National Theater of Nigeria directed by Duro Ladipo. In this drama the king resists all the magical power of his enemies and becomes the thunder god or go...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Duro Ladipo, 1931-1978; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; interview by Margaret Croyden, fl. 1970-1978; performed by National Theatre of Nigeria (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
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Ram Thai: Dance Art of Thailand
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produced by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999; performed by Bhanubandhu Yugala, 1910-1995, Suebphong Sirisukha, fl. 1978 and Chavalee Ajchariyakul, fl. 1978 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
Filmed on location in Thailand -- an exploration of various types of Thai dance, conducted by Asian dance authority Faubion Bowers, and illustrated with performances by dancers from the royal dance school. The dances are done in accordance with their ancient forms, as modified by the dynasty of the Crown Prince Bh...
produced by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999; performed by Bhanubandhu Yugala, 1910-1995, Suebphong Sirisukha, fl. 1978 and Chavalee Ajchariyakul, fl. 1978 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
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choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; performed by Maria Tallchief, 1925-2013 and Nicholas Magallanes, 1922-1977 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
Discussion and performance of excerpts from "Swan Lake", with Maria Tallchief and Nicolas Magallanes, using the choreography of Marius Petipa as revised by George Balanchine. Music by Tchaikovsky.
choreographed by Marius Petipa, 1818-1910; performed by Maria Tallchief, 1925-2013 and Nicholas Magallanes, 1922-1977 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 27 mins
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Tribute to Lester Horton
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(Creative Arts Television), 30 page(s)
This program presents Lester Horton’s choreography performed by Alvin Ailey, Carmen de Lavallade, and James Truitte. Black & white.
(Creative Arts Television), 30 page(s)
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A Work in Continuing Progress
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Norman Walker, 1934-; designed by Allen Edward Klein; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Pamela Ladimer, fl. 1965, Mario Delamo, 1946-2001, Marsha Wolfson, fl. 1967, Jo-Ann Bruggemann, fl. 1982, Alice Gill, fl. 1981 and Tony Catanzaro, The Norman Walker Dance Company (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
Performance by members of the Norman Walker Dance Company, a leading proponent of the current "modern dance" movement. The set pieces, with improvisation, are performed to Judy Collins' rendition of "Suzanne" (by Leonard Cohen), "In My Life" by John Lennon, and songs by the rock group The Doors. With Norman Walker...
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; choreographed by Norman Walker, 1934-; designed by Allen Edward Klein; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Pamela Ladimer, fl. 1965, Mario Delamo, 1946-2001, Marsha Wolfson, fl. 1967, Jo-Ann Bruggemann, fl. 1982, Alice Gill, fl. 1981 and Tony Catanzaro, The Norman Walker Dance Company (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 29 mins
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