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Ballet and ballroom. July 17, 1986 [videorecording]

Title
Ballet and ballroom. July 17, 1986 [videorecording]
Publication
1986.

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Description
1 videocassette (VHS, NTSC) (35 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival.
Uniform Title
Orpheus and Eurydice (Choreographic work : Self)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Note on original container: This was a special videotaping session for close-ups.
  • The picture is very dark during the Giselle pas de deux.
Credits (note)
  • Orpheus and Eurydice. Costumes by Charles Schoonmaker. Lighting by William C. Yehle.
  • Videographer: Harmony Vanover.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance in the Ted Shawn Theater, Jacob's Pillow, Becket, Mass., on July 17, 1986.
Contents
Orpheus and Eurydice / choreography by Jim Self; music by Christoph Gluck; performed by members of the Jacob's Pillow Ballet Ensemble. Eurydice: Marie-Josee Dubois. Orpheus: Jan-Erik Wikstrom. Furies: Melissa Alves, Maria Davila, Kristen Young. Blessed spirits: Lorraine Chapman, Chantal Dauphinais, Hewan Tomlinson, Jessica Turkin, Vincent Van Webber, Joel Boudreault, Eric Miles, John Funk (22 min.) -- Giselle (Act II pas de deux) / choreography by Jules Perrot and Jean Coralli; music by Adolph Adam; performed by Katherine Healy and Medhi Bahiri (11 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-4471
Title
Ballet and ballroom. July 17, 1986 [videorecording]
Imprint
1986.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Credits
Orpheus and Eurydice. Costumes by Charles Schoonmaker. Lighting by William C. Yehle.
Videographer: Harmony Vanover.
Performer
Performers include Marie-Josee Dubois, Jan-Erik Wikstrom, Melissa Alves, Maria Davila, Kristen Young, Katherine Healy, Medhi Bahiri.
Event
Videotaped in performance in the Ted Shawn Theater, Jacob's Pillow, Becket, Mass., on July 17, 1986.
Summary
This tape records the first half of the Ballet and ballroom program. Orpheus and Eurydice is filmed in close shot. For the complete program, with Orpheus and Eurydice filmed in wide shot, see *MGZIA 4-4491.
Added Author
Self, Jim, 1954- choreographer.
Perrot, Jules, 1810-1892, choreographer.
Coralli, Eugène, 1779-1854, choreographer.
Dubois, Marie-Josee, dancer.
Wikström, Jan-Erik, dancer.
Alves, Melissa, dancer.
Davila, Maria, dancer.
Young, Kristen, dancer.
Healy, Katherine, dancer.
Bahiri, Medhi, dancer.
Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Ritter von, 1714-1787. Orfeo ed Euridice.
Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856. Giselle.
Schoonmaker, Charles. Costume designer
Yehle, William C. Lighting designer
Vanover, Harmony. Videographer
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival.
Coralli, Jean, 1779-1854. Giselle
Added Title
Orpheus and Eurydice (Choreographic work : Self)
Gift of Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-4471
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