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20/20 visions [videorecording] : the story of Dance Place

Title
20/20 visions [videorecording] : the story of Dance Place / produced and directed by Linda Lewett ; associate producers, Carla Perlo and Deborah Riley.
Publication
c2001.

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Additional Authors
  • African Heritage Dancers and Drummers.
  • Bernstein, Karen,
  • Berryman-Miller, Sherrill.
  • Burgess, Dana Tai Soon,
  • Burkholder, Daniel,
  • Chan, Kim.
  • Coyaba Dance Theater.
  • Crews, Emily,
  • Dance Films Association.
  • Dance Place (Washington, D.C.)
  • Dance on Camera Film Festival.
  • Deal, Melvin.
  • Duffy, Barbara,
  • Franklin, Jane,
  • Hampton, Eric,
  • Hilberman, Josh,
  • Jan Van Dyke and Dancers.
  • Jane Franklin Dance.
  • Kouyate, Djimo.
  • Kriegsman, Alan M.
  • Kriegsman, Sali Ann.
  • Lerman, Liz,
  • Lerman, Liz.
  • Lewett, Linda.
  • Liz Lerman Dance Exchange.
  • Mansur, Sharon,
  • Mayes, Alvin.
  • McLaughlin, Lesa,
  • Paine, Cathy,
  • Perlo, Carla.
  • Riley, Deborah.
  • Rincones, Juan Carlos,
  • Rosen, Meriam,
  • Sonko, Bouly,
  • Soumah, Sylvia.
  • Tappers with Attitude (Dance company)
  • Van Dyke, Jan,
  • Van Dyke, Jan.
  • Withers, Maida,
  • Yeuell, Douglas,
Description
1 videocassette (VHS, NTSC) (58 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Dance Films Association.
Alternative Title
20/20 vision Dance Place.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Documentaries and factual films and programs.
  • Video.
Note
  • Additional data from brochure for the Dance Films Association's 30th annual Dance on Camera Festival 2002, which gives title as 20/20 vision: Dance Place ; and duration as 55 min.
Credits (note)
  • Director of photography, Sheila Smith ; editing, Linda Lewett.
Performer (note)
  • Interviewees: Deborah Riley, Alan M. Kriegsman, Sali Ann Kriegsman, Carla Perlo, Kevin McQueen, Kim Chan, Jan Van Dyke, Alvin Mayes, Sylvia Soumah, Lesa McLaughlin, Jim Epstein, Richard Pilkington, Jr., Hermione Rhones, Isabelle DiGiovanni, Emily Crews, Yvonne Edwards, Renee Kreithen, Jane Franklin, Djimo Kouyate, Dr. Sherrill Berryman-Johnson, Daniel Burkholder, Sharon Mansur, Dana Tai Soon Burgess, Meriam Rosen, Mary Buckler, Karen Bernstein, Juan Carlos Rincones, Cathy Paine, Liz Lerman, Douglas Yeuell, Maida Withers, Melvin Deal.
Contents
  • Excerpts from The Washingtonians, 20th anniversary celebration concert, September 2000: Step Afrika! / choreography, Barbara Duffy and Josh Hilberman ; performed a cappella ; danced by Tappers with Attitude. Interviewees: Yvonne Edwards and Renee Kreithen, co-directors.
  • It's in the air / [choreography, Jane Franklin?] ; music, Nick Hughes ; danced by Jane Franklin Dance. Interviewee: Jane Franklin.
  • Jazz clubs / choreography, Emily Crews and Roderick Kimball ; music, Yello ; danced by Emily Crews with Doug Harris. Interviewee: Emily Crews.
  • Presentation in the Dialiya tradition / performed by Memory of African Culture Performing Company and Images of Cultural Artistry Manding Griot Ensemble. Interviewees: Djimo Kouyate, Dr. Sherrill Berryman-Johnson.
  • Girl child in the liberation / choreography and performance, Lesa McLaughlin. Interviewee: Lesa McLaughlin.
  • In my skin / dance improvisation by Daniel Burkholder, Sharon Mansur. Interviewees: Daniel Burkholder, Sharon Mansur.
  • Seiden Strasse / choreography, Dana Tai Soon Burgess ; music, Thomas Otten ; performed by Dana Tai Soon Burgess & Company, a project of Moving Forward.
  • Relentless memory / choreography, Meriam Rosen ; music, Pablo Ziegler ; danced by Mary Buckler of Meriam Rosen Dance Theater Works. Interviewees: Meriam Rosen, Mary Buckler.
  • By the light / choreography, Eric Hampton ; music, Beethoven ; danced by Karen Bernstein, Alvin Mayes. Interviewees: Karen Bernstein, Alvin Mayes.
  • A fuego lento / choreography, Juan Carlos Rincones ; music, Horacio Salgan ; danced by Rincones & Company Dance Theater. Interviewee: Juan Carlos Rincones.
  • Learning to fall, learning to fly / dance improvisation by Cathy Paine. Interviewee: Cathy Paine.
  • 50 modest reflections on turning 50 / choreography and performance, Liz Lerman. Interviewee: Liz Lerman.
  • Let's get started / [choreography, Liz Lerman?] ; music, Mike Vargas ; danced by Liz Lerman Dance Exchange.
  • Jump beat / [choreography, Douglas Yeuell?] ; music, Bahia Black, ritual beating system ; danced by Douglas Yeuell with Ann Behrends. Interviewee: Douglas Yeuell.
  • Aurora/2000: Dance of the auroras--fire in the sky / choreography, Maida Withers ; music, J.L. Adams, Frifot, Sanna Kurki-Suonio ; danced by Maida Withers Dance Construction Company. Interviewee: Maida Withers.
  • Wholo-rhythms / danced by African Heritage Dancers and Drummers. Interviewee: Melvin Deal.
  • Quatre femmes / choreography, Jan Van Dyke ; music, Deep Forest ; danced by Jan Van Dyke Dance Group. Interviewee: Jan Van Dyke.
  • Old cronies / choreography, Deborah Riley ; music, Mozart ; danced by Deborah Riley Dance Projects. Interviewee: Deborah Riley.
  • Follow my lead / music, Quad City DJs ; danced by Carla Perlo and the Dance Place Moving Company. Interviewee: [Hermione Rhones].
  • The flight of time / choreography and performance, Carla Perlo ; music, Steve Bloom, Mike Vargas. Interviewee: Carla Perlo.
  • Lamba suite and Lamba sunu diansa / choreographic text, Bouly Sonko ; danced by Coyaba Dance Theater ; drummers, Anthony Holmes, Aziz Ahmed and guests. Interviewee: [Sylvia Soumah].
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-5726
Title
20/20 visions [videorecording] : the story of Dance Place / produced and directed by Linda Lewett ; associate producers, Carla Perlo and Deborah Riley.
Imprint
c2001.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Credits
Director of photography, Sheila Smith ; editing, Linda Lewett.
Performer
Interviewees: Deborah Riley, Alan M. Kriegsman, Sali Ann Kriegsman, Carla Perlo, Kevin McQueen, Kim Chan, Jan Van Dyke, Alvin Mayes, Sylvia Soumah, Lesa McLaughlin, Jim Epstein, Richard Pilkington, Jr., Hermione Rhones, Isabelle DiGiovanni, Emily Crews, Yvonne Edwards, Renee Kreithen, Jane Franklin, Djimo Kouyate, Dr. Sherrill Berryman-Johnson, Daniel Burkholder, Sharon Mansur, Dana Tai Soon Burgess, Meriam Rosen, Mary Buckler, Karen Bernstein, Juan Carlos Rincones, Cathy Paine, Liz Lerman, Douglas Yeuell, Maida Withers, Melvin Deal.
Summary
Entrant in the Dance on Camera Festival 2002. Documentary about Dance Place of Washington, D.C., an organization that combines the functions of presenter, dance company, school, and community resource. Its history and multi-faceted, multicultural activities are described by its founder and director, Carla Perlo, and by the many dancers, choreographers, staff and board members, and supporters who have been associated with it over the years. The program spotlights performance excerpts (accompanied by brief interviews) from Dance Place's 20th anniversary celebration concert, which was devoted to artists from the Washington, D.C. area. Full cast lists and additional credits for the excerpts appear in the end credits.
Local Subject
Dance -- Washington (D.C.)
Dance presenters.
Dance schools -- Washington (D.C.)
Added Author
Perlo, Carla. pro, choreographer, dancer.
Riley, Deborah. Producer. ive, choreographer, dancer.
Kriegsman, Alan M. Interviewee
Kriegsman, Sali Ann. Interviewee
Chan, Kim. Interviewee
Van Dyke, Jan. Interviewee
Mayes, Alvin. Interviewee
Soumah, Sylvia. Interviewee
McLaughlin, Lesa, choreographer, dancer. Interviewee
Crews, Emily, choreographer, dancer. Interviewee
Franklin, Jane, choreographer, dancer. Interviewee
Kouyate, Djimo. Interviewee
Berryman-Miller, Sherrill. Interviewee
Burkholder, Daniel, dancer. Interviewee
Mansur, Sharon, dancer. Interviewee
Burgess, Dana Tai Soon, choreographer, dancer. Interviewee
Rosen, Meriam, choreographer. Interviewee
Bernstein, Karen, dancer. Interviewee
Rincones, Juan Carlos, choreographer, dancer. Interviewee
Paine, Cathy, dancer. Interviewee
Lerman, Liz, choreographer.
Lerman, Liz, dancer.
Lerman, Liz. Interviewee
Yeuell, Douglas, choreographer, dancer. Interviewee
Withers, Maida, choreographer, dancer. Interviewee
Deal, Melvin. Interviewee
Lewett, Linda. Producer. Director. Film editor
Duffy, Barbara, choreographer.
Hilberman, Josh, choreographer.
Hampton, Eric, choreographer.
Van Dyke, Jan, choreographer, dancer.
Sonko, Bouly, choreographer.
Dance Place (Washington, D.C.)
Tappers with Attitude (Dance company)
Jane Franklin Dance.
Liz Lerman Dance Exchange.
African Heritage Dancers and Drummers.
Jan Van Dyke and Dancers.
Coyaba Dance Theater.
Dance Films Association.
Dance on Camera Film Festival.
Added Title
20/20 vision [videorecording] : Dance Place.
Gift of Dance Films Association.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-5726
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