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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater [videorecording]

Title
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater [videorecording] / artistic direction by Judith Jamison.
Publication
c2003, 2002.

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Description
2 videocassettes (102 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Uniform Title
  • Apex (Choreographic work : Harper)
  • Black milk (Choreographic work : Naharin)
  • Prayers from the edge (Choreographic work : Taylor-Corbett)
  • Treading (Choreographic work : Monte)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Recording made possible by the cooperation of City Center; American Guild of Musical Artists (A.G.M.A.); International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (I.A.T.S.E.), Local One; and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image, Dance Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at City Center, New York, N.Y., on December 17, 2002; video production, Sathya Production Services; direction, Molly McBride; camera, Juan Barrera, James Covello; editing, François Bernadi.
Funding (note)
  • This recording is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a State Agency.
  • Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Contents
  • Cassette 1. Black milk (ca. 19 min.) / choreography, Ohad Naharin, assisted by Adi Salant; music, Paul Smadbeck; costumes, Rakefet Levy; lighting, Avi Yona Bueno (Bambi); performed by Clifton Brown, Jeffrey Gerodias, Jamar Roberts, Matthew Rushing, Glenn A. Sims.
  • Treading (ca. 13 min.) / choreography, Elisa Monte; music, Steve Reich ("Eighteen musicians"); costumes, Marisol; lighting, Beverly Emmons; performed by Linda-Denise Fisher-Harrell, Clifton Brown.
  • Cassette 2. Apex (ca. 30 min.) / choreography, Francesca Harper, assisted by Helen Pickett; music, Rolf Ellmer; vocals, Francesca Harper; costumes, Epperson; lighting, Al Crawford; performed by Anthony Burrell, Samuel Deshauteurs, Jeffrey Gerodias, Jamar Roberts, Renee Robinson, Matthew Rushing, Rosalyn Sanders, Bahiyah Sayyed-Gaines, Asha Thomas, Tina Monica Williams.
  • Prayers from the edge (ca. 35 min.) / choreography, Lynne Taylor-Corbett, assisted by Warren Adams, Alexandria Damiani; music, Peter Gabriel; scenic concept and lighting, Michael Korsch; costumes, Judanna Lynn; cast: I, Prayer for power / performed by Bahiyah Sayyed-Gaines with Guillermo Asca, Hope Boykin, Vernard J. Gilmore, Juan-Antonio Rodriguez, Linda Celeste Sims, Dwana Adiaha Smallwood (Gold Tribe) and Matthew Rushing with Clifton Brown, Abdur-Rahim Jackson, Briana Reed, Laura Rossini, Glenn A. Sims, Asha Thomas -- II, Prayer for rain / performed by Matthew Rushing, Linda Celeste Sims, Asha Thomas, and Company -- III, Prayer for longing / performed by Clifton Brown, Linda Celeste Sims -- IV, Prayer interrupted / performed by Glenn A. Sims, Abdur-Rahim Jackson, Bahiyah Sayyed-Gaines, Dwana Adiaha Smallwood, and Company -- V, Prayer for love / performed by Linda Celeste Sims, Clifton Brown -- VI, Prayer for survival / performed by Matthew Rushing, Bahiyah Sayyed-Gaines, and Company -- VII, Prayer for peace / performed by Asha Thomas.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-6656
Title
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater [videorecording] / artistic direction by Judith Jamison.
Imprint
c2003, 2002.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Videotaped in performance at City Center, New York, N.Y., on December 17, 2002; video production, Sathya Production Services; direction, Molly McBride; camera, Juan Barrera, James Covello; editing, François Bernadi.
Performer
Danced by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Funding
This recording is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts, a State Agency.
Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Added Author
Brown, Clifton, dancer.
Gerodias, Jeffrey, dancer.
Roberts, Jamar, dancer.
Rushing, Matthew, 1973- dancer.
Sims, Glenn A. (Glenn Allen), dancer.
Fisher-Harrell, Linda-Denise, dancer.
Burrell, Anthony, dancer.
Deshauteurs, Samuel, dancer.
Robinson, Renée, dancer.
Sanders, Rosalyn, dancer.
Sayyed, Bahiyah, dancer.
Thomas, Asha, dancer.
Williams, Tina, dancer.
Asca, Guillermo, dancer.
Boykin, Hope, dancer.
Gilmore, Vernard J., dancer.
Rodriguez, Juan-Antonio, dancer.
Sims, Linda Celeste, dancer.
Smallwood, Dwana, dancer.
Jackson, Abdur-Rahim, dancer.
Reed, Briana, dancer.
Rossini, Laura, dancer.
Naharin, Ohad, choreographer.
Smadbeck, Paul. Composer
Levy, Rakefet. Costume designer
Monte, Elisa, choreographer.
Reich, Steve, 1936- Composer
Marisol, 1930- Costume designer
Emmons, Beverly. Lighting designer
Harper, Francesca, choreographer.
Harper, Francesca, singer.
Ellmer, Rolf. Composer
Epperson. Costume designer
Crawford, Al.
Taylor-Corbett, Lynne, choreographer.
Gabriel, Peter, 1950- Composer
Lynn, Judanna. Costume designer
Korsch, Michael. Designer
McBride, Molly. Director
Barrera, Juan.
Bernadi, François. Film editor
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Sathya Production Services (Firm)
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Dance Collection.
Added Title
Black milk (Choreographic work : Naharin)
Treading (Choreographic work : Monte)
Apex (Choreographic work : Harper)
Prayers from the edge (Choreographic work : Taylor-Corbett)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-6656
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