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By word of foot I, tap masters pass on their tradition, John Bubbles [electronic resource]

Title
By word of foot I, tap masters pass on their tradition, John Bubbles [electronic resource]
Publication
1980.
Electronic Resource
Streaming video available at Library for the Performing Arts only.

Details

Additional Authors
Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (23 min.) : sd., col.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Jane Goldberg.
Series Statement
Jane Goldberg's Wandering shoes tap(h)istory featuring tip top tapes, tapalogues, tapology and tapperabilia.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Interviews.
  • Video.
Note
  • Title provided by Jane Goldberg.
  • For the completed documentary on this workshop, see *MGZIC 9-5600 By word of foot I.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Performer (note)
  • Interviewer: Jane Goldberg.
  • Interviewee: John Bubbles.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped at the Village Gate, New York, on October 18, 1980.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 7531
Title
By word of foot I, tap masters pass on their tradition, John Bubbles [electronic resource]
Imprint
1980.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Jane Goldberg's Wandering shoes tap(h)istory featuring tip top tapes, tapalogues, tapology and tapperabilia.
Performer
Interviewer: Jane Goldberg.
Interviewee: John Bubbles.
Event
Videotaped at the Village Gate, New York, on October 18, 1980.
Summary
Part of the documentation of the week-long tap dancing workshop By word of foot I, presented by the Changing Times Tap Dancing Company on October 13-18, 1980. In the fourth "Cocktail hour with John Bubbles," a conversation with Jane Goldberg and others, the topics include Bubbles's renown as the "father of soul tap," and the sense of sharing and learning from one another that prevails among tap dancers. Bubbles talks about the difficulties of the tap dancer's life, relating anecdotes of his own experience as part of the act Buck and Bubbles. This session continues on *MGZIC 9-5728 and *MGZIC 9-5726.
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 grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-5762.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Dance workshops and workshop performances.
Television. By word of foot.
Added Author
Bubbles, John W. Interviewee
Goldberg, Jane, 1948- Interviewer
Changing Times Tap Dancing Company.
DHCA.
Added Title
Gift of Jane Goldberg.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 7531
*MGZIC 9-5762 (former)
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