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[Liz Lerman]

Title
[Liz Lerman] [videorecording]
Publication
1993.

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2 videocassettes (U-matic, NTSC) (110 min.) : sd., col.; 3/4 in.
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  • Videotaped at Laney College Theatre (?), Oakland, California, on February 1, 1993, as part of the Talking Dance Project. [Co-sponsored by?]: Ellen Webb Dance Foundation and Bay Area Dance Series.
Contents
CONTENTS: Cassette 1 (approx. 62 min.): Welcome speech by Ellen Webb. -- Anatomy of an inside story, perf. by Kimberli Boyd of the Dance Exchange. -- Interview with Liz Lerman by David Gere. Lerman discusses Anatomy of an inside story, which she created in collaboration with Boyd in 1990, then talks about her many activities, including the companies Dance Exchange and Dancers of the Third Age; her efforts to take dance to the community; and her work with older people as dancers. -- Cassette 2 (approx. 48 min.): Continuation of the interview with Lerman, who is joined by Boyd. -- Panel discussion moderated by Gere, including Lerman, Boyd, and performers involved in the 1992 Bay Area Dance Series organized by José María Francos, among them P. J. Hirabayashi, Freddie Long, Anne Aronov, Andrea Lee, Stephen Pelton, Terry Sendgraff, Neil Marcus, Remy Charlip, Robert Henry Johnson, and others. Topics include the audiences they are trying to reach and what they want to communicate, the interactions of the performer and the community, and the expression of ethnic identity in their work.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-4192
Title
[Liz Lerman] [videorecording]
Imprint
1993.
Local Subject
Television. Liz Lerman.
Added Author
Webb, Ellen. Speaker
Lerman, Liz. Interviewee
Boyd, Kimberli, dancer. Interviewee
Gere, David. Interviewer. Moderator
Talking Dance Project.
Dance Exchange.
Dancers of the Third Age (Company)
Ellen Webb Dance Foundation.
Bay Area Dance Series.
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-4192
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