Research Catalog

A divine madness

Title
A divine madness / A film by Leonard Aitken ; presented by Oak Creek Films.
Publication
1979.

Available Online

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Additional Authors
Description
1 streaming video file (30 min.) : sound, color.
Alternative Title
Bertram Ross Video Archive.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Documentaries and factual films and programs.
  • Filmed dance.
Note
  • Includes reminiscences and/or dance excerpts performed by Charles Weidman, Harriet Ann Gray, Eleanor King, José Limon, Hanya Holm, Valerie Bettis, Agnes De Mille, Jim Edmundson, Al Huang, Ingrid Wekerle, Dillon Rich, Julie Harris.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video files online only onsite at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Music: Paul Conly ; narration: Julie Harris ; script: Nan Babb ; coproducer: Candice Carpenter ; with assistance of Dick Alweis, James Read, Bill Snider.
Source (note)
  • William Prensky;
Call Number
*MGZIDF 2704
Title
A divine madness / A film by Leonard Aitken ; presented by Oak Creek Films.
Imprint
1979.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
computer
video
Type of Carrier
online resource
Original Version
Original format: 1 film reel ; 16mm.
Credits
Music: Paul Conly ; narration: Julie Harris ; script: Nan Babb ; coproducer: Candice Carpenter ; with assistance of Dick Alweis, James Read, Bill Snider.
Summary
Documentary on the lives of Portia Mansfield and Charlotte Perry and the evolution of the Perry-Mansfield School of the Theatre and Dance.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video files online only onsite at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Source
Gift; William Prensky; 2009.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Motion pictures. A divine madness.
Added Author
Weidman, Charles, dancer.
Gray, Harriette Ann, dancer.
King, Eleanor, 1906-1991, dancer.
Limón, José, dancer.
Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992, dancer.
Bettis, Valerie, 1919-1982, dancer.
De Mille, Agnes.
Edmundson, Jim.
Huang, Al Chung-liang.
Wekerle, Ingrid.
Rich, Dillon.
Harris, Julie, 1925-2013, narrator.
Aitken, Leonard.
Added Title
Bertram Ross Video Archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 2704
*MGZHB 12-1868
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