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Sophisticated ladies

Title
Sophisticated ladies [videorecording] / Roger S. Berlind, Manheim Fox, Sondra Gilman, Burton L. Litwin & Louise Westergaard present ; concept by Donald McKayle ; based on the music of Duke Ellington ; entire production directed by Michael Smuin ; musical staging and choreography by Donald McKayle and Michael Smuin ; [video director, Stucker] ; [video producer] Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, Betty L. Corwin, director.
Publication
New York, c1981.

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Videocassette 1Moving imageRestricted use NCOV 171 Videocassette 1Performing Arts Research Collections - TOFT
Videocassette 2Moving imageRestricted use NCOV 171 Videocassette 2Performing Arts Research Collections - TOFT

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Additional Authors
  • Berlind, Roger
  • Fox, Manheim
  • Gilman, Sondra
  • Litwin, Burton L.
  • Westergaard, Louise
  • Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974.
  • McKayle, Donald, 1930-2018
  • Smuin, Michael
  • Walton, Tony, 1934-2022
  • Kim, Willa
  • Tipton, Jennifer
  • Munderloh, Otts
  • Cohn, Al.
  • Mayers, Lloyd
  • Dodds, Malcolm, 1929-1996
  • Heath, Bruce
  • Ellington, Mercedes
  • Ellington, Mercer
  • Le Tang, Henry
  • Gold, Martin
  • Battle, Hinton
  • Burge, Gregg
  • Hines, Gregory
  • Jamison, Judith
  • Klausner, Terri
  • Benjamin, P. J.
  • Hyman, Phyllis
  • Baskerville, Priscilla
  • Asbury, Claudia
  • Lynn, Paula
  • Smith, Wynonna
  • Bailey, Adrian
  • Lichtefeld, Michael
  • Gregory, Michael Scott, -1992
  • Stephens, T. A.
  • Stucker, Richard
  • Corwin, Betty L.
  • New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive.
Description
2 videocassettes (115 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 3/4 in. (U-matic)
Subjects
Note
  • A musical revue based on the music of Duke Ellington.
  • Another copy available; see Dance Collection's *MGZIC 9-1569.
Access (note)
  • Restricted to qualified researchers.
Credits (note)
  • Orchestrations by Al Cohn ; settings designed by Tony Walton ; costumes designed by Willa Kim ; lighting designed by Jennifer Tipton ; sound designed by Otts Munderloh ; music & dance arrangements by Lloyd Mayers ; vocal arrangements by Malcolm Dodds and Lloyd Mayers ; associate choreographer, Bruce Heath ; assistant choreographer, Mercedes Ellington ; music under the direction of Mercer Ellington ; co-choreography and tap choreography by Henry Le Tang ; prod. stage stage mgr., Martin Gold.
Performer (note)
  • Hinton Battle, Gregg Burge, Gregory Hines, Judith Jamison, Mercedes Ellington, Terri Klausner, P.J. Benjamin, Phyllis Hyman, Priscilla Baskerville, Claudia Asbury, Paula Lynn, Wynonna Smith, Adrian Bailey, Michael Lichtefeld, Michael Scott Gregory, T.A. Stephens.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped by The New York Public Library's Theatre on Film and Tape Archive at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, New York, N.Y., July 8, 1981.
Original Location (note)
  • Dance Collection, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Call Number
NCOV 171
OCLC
NYPG99-F68
Title
Sophisticated ladies [videorecording] / Roger S. Berlind, Manheim Fox, Sondra Gilman, Burton L. Litwin & Louise Westergaard present ; concept by Donald McKayle ; based on the music of Duke Ellington ; entire production directed by Michael Smuin ; musical staging and choreography by Donald McKayle and Michael Smuin ; [video director, Stucker] ; [video producer] Theatre on Film and Tape Archive, Betty L. Corwin, director.
Imprint
New York, c1981.
Access
Restricted to qualified researchers.
Credits
Orchestrations by Al Cohn ; settings designed by Tony Walton ; costumes designed by Willa Kim ; lighting designed by Jennifer Tipton ; sound designed by Otts Munderloh ; music & dance arrangements by Lloyd Mayers ; vocal arrangements by Malcolm Dodds and Lloyd Mayers ; associate choreographer, Bruce Heath ; assistant choreographer, Mercedes Ellington ; music under the direction of Mercer Ellington ; co-choreography and tap choreography by Henry Le Tang ; prod. stage stage mgr., Martin Gold.
Cast
Hinton Battle, Gregg Burge, Gregory Hines, Judith Jamison, Mercedes Ellington, Terri Klausner, P.J. Benjamin, Phyllis Hyman, Priscilla Baskerville, Claudia Asbury, Paula Lynn, Wynonna Smith, Adrian Bailey, Michael Lichtefeld, Michael Scott Gregory, T.A. Stephens.
Event
Videotaped by The New York Public Library's Theatre on Film and Tape Archive at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, New York, N.Y., July 8, 1981.
Original Location
Duplicate copy Dance Collection, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Added Author
Berlind, Roger, producer.
Fox, Manheim, producer.
Gilman, Sondra, producer.
Litwin, Burton L., producer.
Westergaard, Louise, producer.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974. Sophisticated ladies.
McKayle, Donald, 1930-2018, choreographer.
McKayle, Donald, 1930-2018, conceptor.
Smuin, Michael, director.
Walton, Tony, 1934-2022, set designer.
Kim, Willa, costume designer.
Tipton, Jennifer, lighting designer.
Munderloh, Otts, sound designer.
Cohn, Al.
Mayers, Lloyd, arranger of music.
Dodds, Malcolm, 1929-1996, arranger of music.
Heath, Bruce, choreographer.
Ellington, Mercedes, choreographer.
Ellington, Mercer, conductor.
Le Tang, Henry, choreographer.
Gold, Martin, production stage manager.
Battle, Hinton, performer.
Burge, Gregg, performer.
Hines, Gregory, performer.
Jamison, Judith, performer.
Klausner, Terri, performer.
Benjamin, P. J., performer.
Hyman, Phyllis, performer.
Baskerville, Priscilla, performer.
Asbury, Claudia, performer.
Lynn, Paula, performer.
Smith, Wynonna, performer.
Bailey, Adrian, performer.
Lichtefeld, Michael, performer.
Gregory, Michael Scott, -1992, performer.
Stephens, T. A., performer.
Stucker, Richard, videographer.
Corwin, Betty L.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theatre Division. Theatre on Film and Tape Archive.
Research Call Number
NCOV 171
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