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A renaissance revisited [videorecording]

Title
A renaissance revisited [videorecording] / Thirteen/WNET ; produced and directed by Judy Kinberg ; executive producer, Jac Venza.
Publication
New York, NY : Thirteen/WNET, c1996.

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1 videocassette (U-matic, NTSC) (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequence; 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Dance in America.
Uniform Title
  • Afternoon of a faun (Choreographic work : Nijinsky)
  • Beloved (Choreographic work : Horton)
  • Brahms waltzes in the manner of Isadora Duncan (Choreographic work : Ashton)
  • Chaconne (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Clytemnestra (Choreographic work : Graham)
  • Dogtown (Choreographic work : Morris)
  • Esplanade (Choreographic work : Taylor)
  • Fancy free (Choreographic work : Robbins)
  • Gloria (Choreographic work : Morris)
  • Green table (Choreographic work : Jooss)
  • Jardin aux lilas (Choreographic work : Tudor)
  • Last look (Choreographic work : Taylor)
  • Monotones nos. 1 and 2 (Choreographic work : Ashton)
  • Other dances (Choreographic work : Robbins)
  • Petrouchka (Choreographic work : Fokine)
  • Prodigal son (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Rite of spring (Choreographic work : Taylor)
  • Rodeo (Choreographic work : De Mille)
  • Scramble (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Serenade (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Stars and stripes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Stravinsky violin concerto (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Tzigane (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Union Jack (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Vienna waltzes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Great Performances episode #2115.
Credits (note)
  • Writer, Holly Brubach ; editor, Girish Bhargava.
Performer (note)
  • Host: Joanne Woodward.
  • Interviewees: Robert Joffrey, Kurt Jooss, Jerome Robbins, Agnes de Mille, Sir Frederick Ashton, Alvin Ailey, Merce Cunningham, Martha Graham, Paul Taylor.
Event (note)
  • Recorded on February 21, 1996. Telecast on Thirteen/WNET's Great Performances: Dance in America series on June 3, 1996.
Contents
  • Prodigal son [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Sergey Prokofiev ; danced by Mikhail Baryshnikov with New York City Ballet.
  • Petrouchka [excerpts] / choreography, Michel Fokine ; music, Igor Stravinsky ; danced by Rudolf Nureyev with the Joffrey Ballet: Gary Chryst and ensemble.
  • The green table [excerpts] / choreography, Kurt Jooss ; music, Frederic Cohen ; danced by the Joffrey Ballet.
  • Fancy free [excerpts] / choreography, Jerome Robbins ; music, Leonard Bernstein ; danced by New York City Ballet: Joseph Duell, Jean-Pierre Frohlich, and Kipling Houston.
  • Rodeo [excerpts] / choreography, Agnes de Mille ; music, Aaron Copland ; danced by American Ballet Theatre: Christine Sarry, Terry Orr, Marcos Paredes, and ensemble.
  • Lilac garden [excerpts] / choreography, Antony Tudor ; music, Ernest Chausson ; danced by American Ballet Theatre: Leslie Browne, Martine Van Hamel, Ricardo Bustamente, Michael Owen, and ensemble.
  • The beloved [excerpts] / choreography, Lester Horton ; music, Judith Hamilton ; danced by Dance Theatre of Harlem: Gayle McKinney and Roman Brooks.
  • Clytemnestra [excerpts] / choreography, Martha Graham ; music, Halim El-Dabh ; danced by the Martha Graham Dance Company: Janet Eilber, Yuriko Kimura, Tim Wengerd, and others.
  • Five Brahms waltzes in the manner of Isadora Duncan [excerpts] / choreography, Frederick Ashton ; music, Johannes Brahms ; danced by Lynn Seymour.
  • Monotones II [excerpts] / choreography, Frederick Ashton ; music, Erik Satie ; danced by the Joffrey Ballet: Elizabeth Parkinson, Glenn Edgerton, and Tom Mossbrucker.
  • Appalachian spring [excerpts] / choreography, Martha Graham ; music, Aaron Copland ; danced by the Martha Graham Dance Company: Yuriko Kimura and others.
  • Serenade [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ; danced by New York City Ballet: Darci Kistler, Kyra Nichols, and others.
  • Stravinsky violin concerto [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Igor Stravinsky ; danced by New York City Ballet: Karin von Aroldingen and Bart Cook, Kay Mazzo and Peter Martins.
  • Chaconne [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Christoph Willibald von Gluck ; danced by New York City Ballet: Suzanne Farrell and Peter Martins.
  • Tzigane [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, ; danced by New York City Ballet: Suzanne Farrell, Peter Martins, and ensemble.
  • Union Jack [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Hershy Kay ; danced by New York City Ballet: Damian Woetzel and others.
  • Vienna waltzes [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Richard Strauss ; danced by New York City Ballet.
  • Other dances [excerpts] / choreography, Jerome Robbins ; music, Frédéric Chopin ; danced by Natalia Makarova and Mikhail Baryshnikov.
  • Dogtown [excerpts] / choreography, Mark Morris ; music, Yoko Ono ; danced by the Mark Morris Dance Group.
  • Gloria [excerpts] / choreography, Mark Morris ; music, Antonio Vivaldi ; danced by the Mark Morris Dance Group: Ruth Davidson, Penny Hutchinson, and others.
  • [Tap solo, a cappella] / danced by Gregory Hines.
  • Revelations [excerpts] / choreography, Alvin Ailey ; music, traditional ; danced by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Judith Jamison, Sylvia Waters, Kelvin Rotardier, and others.
  • Scramble [excerpts] / choreography, Merce Cunningham ; music, John Cage ; danced by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Karole Armitage, Karen Attix, Catherine Kerr.
  • Sounddance [excerpts] / choreography, Merce Cunningham ; music, David Tudor ; danced by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
  • Afternoon of a faun [excerpts] / choreography, Vaslav Nijinsky ; music, Claude Debussy ; danced by Rudolf Nureyev with the Joffrey Ballet: Charlene Gehm and others.
  • The rite of spring (The rehearsal) [excerpts] / choreography, Paul Taylor ; music, Igor Stravinsky ; danced by the Paul Taylor Dance Company: Carolyn Adams, Bettie De Jong, Lila York, Elie Chaib.
  • Diversion of angels [excerpts] / choreography, Martha Graham ; music, Norman Dello Joio ; danced by the Martha Graham Dance Company: Takako Asakawa, David Hatch Walker, and others.
  • Last look [excerpts] / choreography, Paul Taylor ; music, Donald York ; danced by the Paul Taylor Dance Company: David Parsons and others.
  • Esplanade [excerpts] / choreography, Paul Taylor ; music, J.S. Bach ; danced by the Paul Taylor Dance Company: Ruth Andrien and others.
  • Stars and stripes [excerpts] / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, John Philip Sousa, arranged by Hershy Kay ; danced by New York City Ballet.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-5138
Title
A renaissance revisited [videorecording] / Thirteen/WNET ; produced and directed by Judy Kinberg ; executive producer, Jac Venza.
Imprint
New York, NY : Thirteen/WNET, c1996.
Performer
Host: Joanne Woodward.
Interviewees: Robert Joffrey, Kurt Jooss, Jerome Robbins, Agnes de Mille, Sir Frederick Ashton, Alvin Ailey, Merce Cunningham, Martha Graham, Paul Taylor.
Danced by Mikhail Baryshnikov, Rudolf Nureyev, Lynn Seymour, Natalia Makarova, Gregory Hines, New York City Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Dance Theatre of Harlem, Martha Graham Dance Company, Mark Morris Dance Group, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Merce Cunningham Dance Company, Paul Taylor Dance Company.
Credits
Writer, Holly Brubach ; editor, Girish Bhargava.
Event
Recorded on February 21, 1996. Telecast on Thirteen/WNET's Great Performances: Dance in America series on June 3, 1996.
Summary
Retrospective celebrating the 20th anniversary of Dance in America with selected excerpts from the series' television performances, interspersed with statements by choreographers. George Balanchine and Igor Stravinsky are seen conferring together in a brief archival film clip (b&w).
Local Subject
Television. Dance in America.
Added Author
Woodward, Joanne, 1930- host.
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- dancer.
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993, dancer.
Chryst, Gary, dancer.
Duell, Joseph, dancer.
Frohlich, Jean Pierre, dancer.
Houston, Kipling, dancer.
Sarry, Christine, dancer.
Orr, Terry, dancer.
Paredes, Marcos, dancer.
Browne, Leslie, dancer.
Van Hamel, Martine, 1945- dancer.
Bustamante, Ricardo, dancer.
Owen, Michael, dancer.
McKinney, Gayle, dancer.
Brooks, Roman, dancer.
Eilber, Janet, dancer.
Kimura, Yuriko, dancer.
Wengerd, Tim, 1945-1989, dancer.
Seymour, Lynn, 1939- dancer.
Parkinson, Elizabeth (Dancer)
Edgerton, Glenn, dancer.
Mossbrucker, Tom, dancer.
Kistler, Darci, 1964- dancer.
Nichols, Kyra, dancer.
Cook, Bart, dancer.
Aroldingen, Karin von, 1941-2018, dancer.
Mazzo, Kay, dancer.
Martins, Peter, 1946- dancer.
Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- dancer.
Woetzel, Damian, dancer.
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- dancer.
Davidson, Ruth, dancer.
Hutchinson, Penny, dancer.
Hines, Gregory, dancer.
Jamison, Judith, dancer.
Waters, Sylvia, dancer.
Rotardier, Kelvin, dancer.
Armitage, Karole, dancer.
Attix, Karen, dancer.
Kerr, Catherine, dancer.
Gehm, Charlene, dancer.
Adams, Carolyn, dancer.
De Jong, Bettie, dancer.
York, Lila, dancer.
Chaib, Elie, dancer.
Asakawa, Takako, dancer.
Walker, David Hatch, dancer.
Parsons, David, 1959 October 29- dancer.
Andrien, Ruth, dancer.
Kinberg, Judy. Producer
Kinberg, Judy, director.
Brubach, Holly. Author
Bhargava, Girish. Film editor
Venza, Jac. Producer
Joffrey, Robert, interviewee.
Balanchine, George, choreographer.
Balanchine, George, depicted.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Composer
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971, depicted.
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942, choreographer.
Jooss, Kurt, 1901-1979, choreographer, interviewee.
Robbins, Jerome, choreographer.
Robbins, Jerome, interviewee.
De Mille, Agnes, choreographer.
De Mille, Agnes, interviewee.
Tudor, Antony, 1909-1987, choreographer.
Horton, Lester, 1906-1953, choreographer.
Graham, Martha, choreographer.
Graham, Martha, interviewee.
Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988, choreographer, interviewee.
Morris, Mark, 1956- choreographer.
Ailey, Alvin, choreographer interviewee.
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
Cunningham, Merce, interviewee.
Nijinsky, Waslaw, 1890-1950, choreographer.
Taylor, Paul, 1930-2018. choreographer, interviewee.
New York City Ballet.
Joffrey Ballet.
American Ballet Theatre.
Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Martha Graham Dance Company.
Mark Morris Dance Group.
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Paul Taylor Dance Company.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
DHCA.
Graham, Martha. Appalachian spring
Graham, Martha. Diversion of angels
Ailey, Alvin. Revelations
Added Title
Prodigal son (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Petrouchka (Choreographic work : Fokine)
Green table (Choreographic work : Jooss)
Fancy free (Choreographic work : Robbins)
Rodeo (Choreographic work : De Mille)
Jardin aux lilas (Choreographic work : Tudor)
Beloved (Choreographic work : Horton)
Clytemnestra (Choreographic work : Graham)
Brahms waltzes in the manner of Isadora Duncan (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Monotones nos. 1 and 2 (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Serenade (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Stravinsky violin concerto (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Chaconne (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Tzigane (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Union Jack (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Vienna waltzes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Other dances (Choreographic work : Robbins)
Dogtown (Choreographic work : Morris)
Gloria (Choreographic work : Morris)
Scramble (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Afternoon of a faun (Choreographic work : Nijinsky)
Rite of spring (Choreographic work : Taylor)
Last look (Choreographic work : Taylor)
Esplanade (Choreographic work : Taylor)
Stars and stripes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Gift of Dance in America.
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-5138
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