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Dance Africa the legacy.

Title
Dance Africa [videorecording] : the legacy.
Publication
1986.

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Moving imagePermit needed *MGZIDVD 5-602Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
disc 1Moving imagePermit needed *MGZIDVD 5-602 disc 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
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disc 3Moving imagePermit needed *MGZIDVD 5-602 disc 3Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Description
3 videodiscs (NTSC) (119 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
  • Legacy
  • DanceAfrica, the legacy
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Access (note)
  • Permission required.
Credits (note)
  • Production supervisor, Jeff Anthony; artistic director, Chuck Davis; lighting, Michael Piotrowski.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance by Michael Schwartz at Brooklyn Academy of Music Opera House on May 10, 1986.
Funding (note)
  • This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
Contents
  • Disc 1 (60 min.): Introduction / by Chuck Davis -- Libation -- The way / performed by Odadaa! International Dance Company -- Zulu war dance / performed by Calabash Dance Company -- The new day / performed by Sabar ak Ru Afriq Dance Company.
  • Disc 2 (51 min.): Continuation of dance by Sabar ak Ru Afriq -- Opening and Yardal dance / performed by Kan Kouran Dance Company -- Zakat (charity) dance / performed by Chuck Davis Dance Company and Forces of Nature Dance Company.
  • Disc 3 (18 min.): Honoring ceremonies and Bantaba [dancing ground] -- Bows and informal dancing by participating companies -- Michael Babatunde Olatunji is presented with a plaque in honor of his contributions to African culture in the U.S.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-602
Title
Dance Africa [videorecording] : the legacy.
Imprint
1986.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Performer
Griot [narrator], Djimo Kouyate; participating companies, Chuck Davis Dance Company, Calabash Dance Company, Forces of Nature, Kan Kouran Dance Company, Odadaa! International Dance Company, Sabar ak Ru Afriq.
Credits
Production supervisor, Jeff Anthony; artistic director, Chuck Davis; lighting, Michael Piotrowski.
Event
Videotaped in performance by Michael Schwartz at Brooklyn Academy of Music Opera House on May 10, 1986.
Funding
This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details
DVD.
Restricted Access
Permission required.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIC 9-1196.
Local Subject
Zulu dance.
Television. DanceAfrica.
Added Author
Davis, Chuck, 1937- director.
Davis, Chuck, 1937- speaker.
Olatunji, Babatunde. Honoree
Kouyate, Djimo. Narrator
Schwartz, Michael. Videographer
Odadaa! (Dance company)
Calabash Dance Company.
Sabar ak Ru Afriq (Dance company)
Chuck Davis Dance Company.
Forces of Nature (Dance company)
Kankouran West African Dance Company.
Brooklyn Academy of Music.
DanceAfrica (Festival)
Added Title
Legacy
Note
Former title: DanceAfrica, the legacy
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-602
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