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Early dance.

Title
Early dance. [Part 2], the Baroque era [electronic resource] / directed by Hal [Harold] Bergsohn ; written and produced by Isa Partsch-Bergsohn.
Publication
Pennington, NJ : Dance Horizons Video, distributed by Princeton Book Company, Publishers, c1995.
Electronic Resource
Streaming video available at Library for the Performing Arts only.

Details

Additional Authors
Description
1 streaming video file (31 min.) : sd., col.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Marilyn Dean Schwalm, additional copy.
Series Statement
Early dance ; part 2.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Educational/cultural films and programs.
  • Video.
Note
  • Part number from wrapper.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Performer (note)
  • Narrators, Pierre Herbineaux, Mary Maher, Carrie Patterson, and John M. Wilson.
System Details (note)
  • Streaming video.
Contents
Dance excerpts: Harlequin / choreography and performance, Charles Perrier -- Demonstration of basic body positions / by Kevin Schroder -- Folie d'espagne dance variations [excerpts] / music, Martin Marais ; danced by Paige Whitley-Bauguess and Thomas Baird -- Passacaille for a man and a woman from Jean Baptiste Lully's opera Persée, arranged as a solo and performed as a theatrical dance in a mask / choreography, Louis Pécour ; danced by Paige Whitley-Bauguess.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-7264
OCLC
  • 35729055
  • 35729055
Title
Early dance. [Part 2], the Baroque era [electronic resource] / directed by Hal [Harold] Bergsohn ; written and produced by Isa Partsch-Bergsohn.
Imprint
Pennington, NJ : Dance Horizons Video, distributed by Princeton Book Company, Publishers, c1995.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Early dance ; part 2.
System Details
Streaming video.
Performer
Narrators, Pierre Herbineaux, Mary Maher, Carrie Patterson, and John M. Wilson.
Summary
Lecture on the history of dance, illustrated with contemporary paintings and prints. Topics include the influence of the Italian commedia dell'arte on entertainments during the reign of Louis XIII of France; the development of dance into a theatrical art form, as evinced by La délivrance de Renaud; the court ballet under Louis XIV, beginning with the Ballet de la nuit; the contributions of Jean Baptiste Lully; horse ballets; ballets at Versailles, particularly Les plaisirs de l'isle enchantée; Le bourgeois gentilhomme as an example of the comédie-ballets of Lully and Molière; the establishment of the Academy of the Dance (later the Paris Opéra) under the leadership of Pierre Beauchamp; the stage designs of Jean Bérain; the opera ballet Le triomphe de l'amour and the rise of the professional dancer; social dancing.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file online only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIA 4-2196.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Opera ballet. Persée.
Baroque dancing.
Horse ballets.
Added Author
Pécourt, Guillaume Louis, 1653-1729, choreographer.
Perrier, Charles, choreographer.
Perrier, Charles, dancer.
Schroder, Kevin, dancer.
Whitley-Bauguess, Paige, dancer.
Baird, Thomas (Dancer), dancer.
Partsch-Bergsohn, Isa. Producer. Author
Bergsohn, Harold. Director
Dance Horizons (Firm). Video
DHCA.
Added Title
Gift of Marilyn Dean Schwalm, additional copy.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-7264
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