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Mother and daughter dance together (Videotape)

Mother and daughter dance together (Videotape)

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZIA 4-88Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Moving imageUse in library Sc Visual DVD-211Schomburg Center - Moving Image & Recorded Sound


Additional Authors
  • Yarborough, Lavinia Williams
  • Yarborough, Sara
  • Terry, Walter.
1 cassette. 60 min. : sd. b&w. NTSC.; 1/2 in. (VHS).
After an introduction by Walter Terry, Lavinia Williams and her daughter, Sara Yarborough, speak about their dance experiences in Guyana and Haiti. Ms. Williams discusses the school she established in Guyana and her extensive teaching experiences in Haiti. She demonstrates basic Guyanese and African dance steps, then discusses the art of making folk dances into interesting stage works.
Uniform Title
  • Cry (Choreographic work : Ailey)
  • Rainbow 'round my shoulder (Choreographic work : McKayle)
  • The sixth program in a series entitled Conversations in dance, hosted by Walter Terry at the State University of New York at Purchase. With Lavinia Williams and Sara Yarborough.
  • Her daughter Sara demonstrates ballet and Graham technique, describes the philosophies of the Alvin Ailey Company, of which she is a member, then demonstrates excerpts from the dances Rainbow 'round my shoulder and Cry. Lavinia and Sara conclude by performing a tap dance plus African congo and possession dances.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-88
Mother and daughter dance together (Videotape)
Local Note
Videodisc service copy (Sc Visual DVD-211) ends at 32:33 minutes of the program.
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Local Subject
Motion pictures. Mother and daughter dance together.
Motion pictures. Conversations in dance.
Added Author
Yarborough, Lavinia Williams, dancer.
Yarborough, Sara, dancer.
Terry, Walter. Author of introduction
Added Title
Cry (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Rainbow 'round my shoulder (Choreographic work : McKayle)
Research Call Number
Sc Visual DVD-211
*MGZIA 4-88
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