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Two dances by Doris Humphrey

Title
Two dances by Doris Humphrey [videorecording] / presented by the José Limón Dance Foundation in association with Dance Horizons Video ; choreography by Doris Humphrey, staged by Lucy Venable from the Labanotated scores.
Publication
Hightstown, N.J. : Dance Horizons Video, c1999.

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Description
1 videocassette (43 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Series Statement
Dance works of Doris Humphrey ; Part II.
Uniform Title
  • Ritmo jondo (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
  • Day on earth (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Alternative Title
Two masterpieces of modern choreography by Doris Humphrey
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Title on wrapper: Two masterpieces of modern choreography by Doris Humphrey.
Contents
  • Ritmo jondo (Deep rhythm) (ca. 20 min.) / taped in performance at the Teresa Carreño Theatre, Caracas, Venezuela, on April 6, 1990 ; taping directed by Rick Reynolds ; music, Carlos Surinach ; set, Jean Rosenthal, based on a painting by Charles Oscar ; costumes, Pauline Lawrence, interpreted by Allen Munch ; lighting, Lary Opitz ; danced by Michael Blake, Jonathan Leinbach, Gordon White, Stuart Gold, Nina Watt, Bambi Anderson, Roxane D'Orléans Juste, Pamala Jones. The sections of the piece are: 1, Of men -- 2, Of women -- 3, Of meeting and parting.
  • Day on earth (ca. 22 min.) / taped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, N.Y., on November 22, 1995 ; taping directed by Ron Honsa, Moving Pictures, NYC ; music, Aaron Copland (Piano sonata, 1941), played by Michael Cherry ; costumes, Charles Schoonmaker, based on original designs by Pauline Lawrence ; lighting, Steve Woods ; danced by Paul Dennis (man), Nina Watt (young woman), Carla Maxwell (woman), Chelica Kimerling (child).
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-5050
OCLC
  • 47068540
  • 47068540
Title
Two dances by Doris Humphrey [videorecording] / presented by the José Limón Dance Foundation in association with Dance Horizons Video ; choreography by Doris Humphrey, staged by Lucy Venable from the Labanotated scores.
Imprint
Hightstown, N.J. : Dance Horizons Video, c1999.
Series
Dance works of Doris Humphrey ; Part II.
Performer
Performed by the José Limón Dance Company.
Local Subject
Choreography -- Reconstruction.
Added Author
Blake, Michael, dancer.
Leinbach, Jonathan, dancer.
White, Gordon F., dancer.
Gold, Stuart, dancer.
Watt, Nina, dancer.
Anderson, Bambi, dancer.
Juste, Roxane d'Orleans, dancer.
Jones, Pamala, dancer.
Dennis, Paul, dancer.
Maxwell, Carla, dancer.
Cherry, Michael. Instrumentalist
Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958, choreographer.
Venable, Lucy.
Surinach, Carlos. Composer
Rosenthal, Jean, 1912- Designer
Oscar, Charles. Artist
Lawrence, Pauline. Costume designer
Munch, Allen. Costume designer
Opitz, Lary.
Reynolds, Rick. Director
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990. Composer
Schoonmaker, Charles. Costume designer
Woods, Steve.
Honsa, Ron.
José Limón Dance Company.
José Limón Dance Foundation.
Dance Horizons (Firm). Video
Added Title
Two masterpieces of modern choreography by Doris Humphrey [videorecording]
Ritmo jondo (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Day on earth (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-5050
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