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Emperor Jones

Title
Emperor Jones [electronic resource]
Publication
1972.

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (24 min.) : sd., b&w.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Limón Foundation.
Uniform Title
Emperor Jones (Choreographic work : Limón)
Note
  • Videotaped in performance at Connecticut College, New London, Connecticut, on July 30, 1972, during the 25th American Dance Festival.
  • Choreography: José Limón, staged by Daniel Lewis. Music: Heitor Villa-Lobos. Scenario: based on the play by Eugene O'Neill. Scenery: Charles Tomlinson. Costumes: Pauline Lawrence. Lighting: Thomas Skelton.
  • Performed by members of the American Dance Festival Repertory Company: Clay Taliaferro (the Emperor Jones); Edward DeSoto (the white man); Raymond Johnson, Ryland Jordan, Rael Lamb, Marc Stevens, Ted Striggles, and Peter Woodin (the Emperor's subjects, and later phantoms and apparitions).
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 3327
Title
Emperor Jones [electronic resource]
Imprint
1972.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding
Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-3134.
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Local Subject
Television. Emperor Jones.
Added Author
Taliaferro, Clay, dancer.
DeSoto, Edward, dancer.
Johnson, Raymond, -1987, dancer.
Jordan, Ryland, dancer.
Lamb, Rael, dancer.
Stevens, Marc, dancer.
Striggles, Ted, dancer.
Woodin, Peter, dancer.
Limón, José, choreographer.
Lewis, Daniel, 1944- Restager
Villa-Lobos, Heitor. Composer
O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-1953. Author
Tomlinson, Charles D. Designer
Lawrence, Pauline. Costume designer
Skelton, Thomas R. Lighting designer
American Dance Festival Repertory Company.
American Dance Festival.
Added Title
Emperor Jones (Choreographic work : Limón)
Gift of the Limón Foundation.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 3327
*MGZIC 9-3134 (former)
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