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Mable Lee's project

Title
Mable Lee's project [electronic resource].
Publication
1985.

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Lee, Mable
  • Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
  • Apollo Theater (New York, N.Y. : 125th Street)
Description
1 streaming video file (46 min.) : sd., col.
Alternative Title
Mr. Sandman.
Subject
  • Tap dancing
  • Dance, Black > United States
Genre/Form
  • Filmed dance.
  • Filmed performances.
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped on Nov. 26, 1985.
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)
  • Streaming file.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 6062
Title
Mable Lee's project [electronic resource].
Imprint
1985.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Event
Videotaped on Nov. 26, 1985.
Summary
Rehearsal of a women's tap dance company directed by Mable Lee. Musical accompaniment includes George Gershwin's Strike up the band and the song Mr. Sandman, which the women sing as they dance. Lee reminisces to the company about her career as a dancer at the Apollo Theater in New York; in an interview following the rehearsal she continues these reminiscences and discusses her hopes for her company.
Original Version
Original format: 1 videocassette (Umatic) ; 3/4 in.
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
Streaming file.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIDVD 5-2511.
Former classmark: *MGZIC 9-1147.
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Added Author
Lee, Mable, interviewee.
Lee, Mable, director.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Strike up the band.
Apollo Theater (New York, N.Y. : 125th Street)
Added Title
Mr. Sandman.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 6062
*MGZIDVD 5-2511 (former)
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