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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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The Art of the Ballerina
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directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; designed by Allen Edward Klein; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963; performed by Walter Terry, 1913-1982, Jess Meeker, 1912-1997 and Marjorie Tallchief, 1926- (Aviva Films Ltd., 2007), 28 mins
Illustrations of the art of the ballerina. Excerpts from "Giselle" "Swan Lake", "Ariadne", and "Claire de Lune". Performance by Marjorie Tallchief, prima ballerina of the Harkness Ballet; and James Clouser, Ballet Master of Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet; and with commentary by Walter Terry, dance critic for The N...
directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; designed by Allen Edward Klein; produced by Dan Gallagher, fl. 1963; performed by Walter Terry, 1913-1982, Jess Meeker, 1912-1997 and Marjorie Tallchief, 1926- (Aviva Films Ltd., 2007), 28 mins
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Four Classic Pas de Deux, 1961
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directed by John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 23 mins
Celebrating American Ballet Theatre's 21st year (1961), Lupe Serrano and Royes Fernandez, and Ruth Ann Koesun with John Kriza dance four famous pas de deux: "Grand Pas Glazunov," choreography by Frederick Franklin; "Billy the Kid," (Copland) with choreography by Eugene Loring; "Capriccios" (Bartok) with choreograp...
directed by John J. Desmond, fl. 1960-1988 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 23 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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Dances of Bali
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directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; designed by Jim Ryan, fl. 1974, Paul Saitta; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999, The Gamelan of Sebatu and Balinese Dancers (Aviva Films Ltd., 2007), 29 mins
Presents four Balinese dances with commentary. Bowers interviews two prominent dancers, translating their discussions of dancing techniques and symbolism and the role of dance in their culture. The dances performed are Djuak, Oleg tambulilingam, Kebyar terompong, and Legong kraton.
directed by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; designed by Jim Ryan, fl. 1974, Paul Saitta; produced by Merrill Brockway, 1923-2013; performed by Faubion Bowers, 1917-1999, The Gamelan of Sebatu and Balinese Dancers (Aviva Films Ltd., 2007), 29 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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Tap Dancing: History and Performance 1972
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directed by Ivan N. Cury, 1937-; designed by Hal Anderson; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937-; performed by Richard Lamparski (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 28 mins
A history of tap dancing. Demonstration of various tap dance styles by two masters of the art, Ralph Brown and Chuck Green. Routines include single and double time steps, the cramp roll, the buck and wing, and "over the top and through the trenches." With Richard Lamparski (narrator). Also: the origin and developm...
directed by Ivan N. Cury, 1937-; designed by Hal Anderson; produced by Ivan N. Cury, 1937-; performed by Richard Lamparski (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 28 mins
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Tribute to Lester Horton
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directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; choreographed by Lester Horton, 1906-1953; designed by Don Eaton, Dean Nelson, fl. 1951; produced by Clair Roskam, fl. 1957-1963 (Aviva Films Ltd., 2007), 28 mins
A tribute to choreographer-dancer Lester Horton by Alvin Ailey, Carmen de Lavallade and James Truitte, all former members of his company. They perform works by Horton, including “Sarong Paramibo” (with Javanese and African dance movements), “Orozco” (a salute to the Mexican painter Jose Clemente Orozco), ..
directed by Nick Havinga, fl. 1964-1996; choreographed by Lester Horton, 1906-1953; designed by Don Eaton, Dean Nelson, fl. 1951; produced by Clair Roskam, fl. 1957-1963 (Aviva Films Ltd., 2007), 28 mins
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Music from
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composed by Hector Berlioz, 1803-1869; conducted by Emanuel Vardi; performed by John McCollum, 1922- and Dorothy (Alice) Howard, 1929-, Camera Three Chamber Orchestra (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 12 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.
composed by Hector Berlioz, 1803-1869; conducted by Emanuel Vardi; performed by John McCollum, 1922- and Dorothy (Alice) Howard, 1929-, Camera Three Chamber Orchestra (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 12 mins
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Honi Coles & Cholly Atkins: Over the Top to Bebop
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performed by Charles Coles, 1911-1922 and Charles Atkins, 1913-2003 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 28 mins
Master tap dancers Honi Coles and Cholly Atkins demonstrate favorite tap steps and routines from the time of World War One ("Over the Top and Through the Trenches") to the mid-sixties ("Bebop"). Music is provided by a small combo. Includes incisive perspectives on tap as the dancers talk with dance authority Marsh...
performed by Charles Coles, 1911-1922 and Charles Atkins, 1913-2003 (Creative Arts Television, 2007), 28 mins
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