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Jazzing it up: Commercial choreography

Jazzing it up: Commercial choreography [videorecording]

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZIC 9-3044Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance


Additional Authors
  • Faison, George, 1945-
  • Field, Ronald, 1934-1989
  • Ipiotis, Celia.
  • Grey, Joel, 1932-
  • Bush, Jeffrey C.
  • ARC Videodance (Firm)
1 videocassette (U-matic, NTSC) (28 min.) : sd., col.; 3/4 in.
Choreographers George Faison and Ron Field look back upon their experiences in choreographing for Broadway and television. Field's work on the musical Cabaret is represented through several excerpts, featuring Joel Grey and others. Field also discusses working with Mikhail Baryshnikov on the telecast Baryshnikov on Broadway. Both guests pay tribute to Jack Cole and his influence on musical theater. Other topics include the problems of economic survival for independent dance companies, and maintaining high performance standards in long-running shows. Performance excerpts depict unidentified works created by Faison.
Series Statement
Eye on dance ; 253
  • Produced by ARC Videodance as part of the television series Eye on dance. Recorded on March 28, 1988 at the studios of WNYC, New York. Telecast on April 21, 1988. Producers: Celia Ipiotis and Jeff Bush. Video director: Richard Sheridan. Program director: Celia Ipiotis. Technical director: Jeff Bush. Host: Celia Ipiotis.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-3044
Jazzing it up: Commercial choreography [videorecording]
Eye on dance ; 253
Local Subject
Television. Jazzing it up.
Television. Eye on dance.
Local Subject
Musical comedies. Cabaret.
Television. Baryshnikov on Broadway.
Added Author
Faison, George, 1945- interviewee.
Faison, George, 1945- choreographer.
Field, Ronald, 1934-1989, choreographer.
Field, Ronald, 1934-1989, interviewee.
Ipiotis, Celia. Host. Producer. Director
Grey, Joel, 1932- dancer.
Bush, Jeffrey C. Producer. Director
ARC Videodance (Firm)
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-3044
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