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School of American Ballet boys' class [videorecording]

Title
School of American Ballet boys' class [videorecording] / directed by Edward Villella.
Publication
1982.

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Description
2 videocassettes (139 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Dance in America.
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Unedited footage taped for Dance in America's Bournonville dances, telecast Jan. 18, 1982. Segments from these tapes appeared in the final edited program.
Performer (note)
  • Pianist: Lynn Stanford.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-5514
Title
School of American Ballet boys' class [videorecording] / directed by Edward Villella.
Imprint
1982.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Performer
Students: Sean Savoye, James Sewell, Pablo Savoye, Gen Horiuchi, Peter Boal, Sergio Neglia, David Liu, Michael Byars, Jefferson Baum, Einar Thordarson, and Jeff Edwards.
Pianist: Lynn Stanford.
Summary
Stanley Williams teaches the boys' class at the School of American Ballet: barre, center, and combinations across the floor. Floor work contains excerpts from Bournonville ballets. Two cameras recorded the class from different angles. Footage from one camera is seen in full followed by footage from the second. Director Edward Villella is seen in some shots.
Local Subject
Television. Dance in America.
Ballet class.
Male dancing.
Added Author
Williams, Stanley, 1925-1997.
Bournonville, August, 1805-1879, choreographer.
Savoye, Sean, dancer.
Sewell, James, dancer.
Savoye, Pablo Roger, dancer.
Horiuchi, Gen, dancer.
Boal, Peter, dancer.
Neglia, Sergio, dancer.
Liu, David, dancer.
Byars, Michael, dancer.
Baum, Jefferson, dancer.
Thordarson, Einar Sveinn, dancer.
Edwards, Jeffrey, dancer.
Stanford, Lynn. Instrumentalist
Villella, Edward, 1936- Director
School of American Ballet.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Gift of Dance in America.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-5514
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