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Third world dance: Tracing roots: Rhythm's the game

Third world dance: Tracing roots: Rhythm's the game [videorecording]

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZIC 9-2817Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance


Additional Authors
  • Lewis, Julinda.
  • Sullivan, Sugar.
  • Minns, Albert.
  • Goldberg, Jane, 1948-
  • Bush, Jeffrey C.
  • Ipiotis, Celia.
  • ARC Videodance (Firm)
1 videocassette (U-matic, NTSC) (29 min.) : sd., col.; 3/4 in.
Former Harvest Moon Ball champions Sugar Sullivan and Al Minns and tap dancer Jane Goldberg discuss the popularity of the lindy hop and tap dancing in the 1920s and 30s. Minns also describes the big apple, and compares the terms lindy hop and jitterbug, which he considers basically the same dance. He also talks about the cakewalk and its relation to the lindy hop and tap dancing. He and Sullivan reminisce about their experiences as competitors in the Harvest Moon Ball. Goldberg discusses tap dancing of the past and her own experiences. The guests present brief demonstrations throughout the program.
Series Statement
Eye on dance ; 29
  • Produced by ARC Videodance as part of the television series Eye on dance. Recorded on October 1, 1981 at Arc Videodance Studio, New York. Telecast on October 19, 1981. Producers: Celia Ipiotis and Jeff Bush. [Video] director: Richard Sheridan. Program director: Celia Ipiotis. Technical director: Jeff Bush. Host: Julinda Lewis.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-2817
Third world dance: Tracing roots: Rhythm's the game [videorecording]
Eye on dance ; 29
Local Subject
Television. Eye on dance.
Television. Third world dance.
Social dancing -- Competitions.
Added Author
Lewis, Julinda. Host
Sullivan, Sugar. Interviewee
Minns, Albert. Interviewee
Goldberg, Jane, 1948- Interviewee
Bush, Jeffrey C. Producer
Ipiotis, Celia. Producer
ARC Videodance (Firm)
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-2817
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