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Lester Horton technique: The warm-up

Lester Horton technique: The warm-up [videorecording]

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZIC 9-2558Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance


Additional Authors
  • Ailey, Alvin.
  • Lewitzky, Bella
  • Van den Berg, Brahm
  • Asca, Guillermo
  • Hinkle, April
  • Ido, Yoshiko
  • McDaniel, Keith
  • Salomons, Ruthlyn
  • Horton, Lester, 1906-1953
  • Coffey-Fisch, Babette.
  • Suggs, Jeanne.
  • Perces, Marjorie B., 1921-
  • Forsythe, Ana Marie, 1944-
  • Dance Theatre (Lester Horton)
  • Dance Spotlight (Firm)
  • Kultur International Films.
1 videocassette (U-matic, NTSC) (49 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequence; 3/4 in.
Instruction in the basic warm-up used in Horton technique classes. Preceded by a brief statement by Alvin Ailey, glimpses of Marjorie Perces and Ana Marie Forsythe teaching classes in Horton technique, and biographical information on Lester Horton, illustrated by still photographs. At the end of the program a Horton family tree, listing company members from the years 1928-1952, teachers, and choreographers, appears over a 1936 b&w film excerpt of Horton's The beloved, danced by Bella Lewitzky and Brahm van den Berg.
Gift of Dance Spotlight (Jeanne Suggs and Babette Coffey Fisch).
Uniform Title
Beloved (Choreographic work : Horton)
  • A Dance Spotlight production. Distributed as a videocassette by Kultur, W. Long Branch, New Jersey. Producer: Babette Coffey-Fisch. Director: Jeanne Suggs. Artistic directors: Ana Marie Forsythe and Marjorie B. Perces.
  • Music: Larry Hochman.
  • Demonstrators: Guillermo Asca, April Hinkle, Yoshiko Ido, Keith McDaniel, and Ruthlyn Salomons.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-2558
  • 23077906
  • NYPY916042118-F
Lester Horton technique: The warm-up [videorecording]
Local Subject
Modern dance -- Technique -- Horton.
Local Subject
Television. Lester Horton technique.
Added Author
Ailey, Alvin. pk
Lewitzky, Bella, dancer.
Van den Berg, Brahm, dancer.
Asca, Guillermo, dancer.
Hinkle, April, dancer.
Ido, Yoshiko, dancer.
McDaniel, Keith, dancer.
Salomons, Ruthlyn, dancer.
Horton, Lester, 1906-1953, choreographer.
Coffey-Fisch, Babette. Producer
Suggs, Jeanne. Director
Perces, Marjorie B., 1921- Teacher. Director
Forsythe, Ana Marie, 1944- Teacher. Director
Dance Theatre (Lester Horton)
Dance Spotlight (Firm)
Kultur International Films.
Added Title
Beloved (Choreographic work : Horton)
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-2558
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