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NDI's 1986 Event of the Year : China Dig

Title
NDI's 1986 Event of the Year : China Dig / conceived, written and directed by Jacques d'Amboise.
Publication
1986.

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Details

Additional Authors
  • D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021
  • Dia, Maria Di
  • Norris, Lee
  • Amram, David
  • Charnin, Martin
  • Collins, Judy, 1939-
  • Corea, Chick
  • Hyman, Dick, 1927-
  • Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989
  • Yu, Dacheng
  • Albers, Dede
  • David, Nina
  • Guangming, Yan
  • Jablons, Elissa
  • Korjhan, Victorio
  • Lehman, Amy
  • Zhang, Ping
  • Weinstein, Ellen
  • Yao, Yong
  • Fan, Silian
  • Katz, Alex
  • Abrams, Don
  • Yount, Kenneth M.
  • Li, Keyu
  • Rubenstein, David
  • Basinski, Laurence
  • Burbank, Scott
  • Leachman, Cloris
  • Marquez, Melinda
  • Moore, Mary Tyler, 1936-2017
  • O'Brien, Shaun
  • Reinking, Ann
  • Bangura, Oya
  • Garcia, Yesenia
  • Rosenfeld, Erica
  • Shipper, Paul
  • Vaughan, Kevin
  • Brennan, Nora
  • Larson, Liz
  • Carro, Joe Lo
  • Viviano, Sal
  • Ahola, Helen
  • Bliwas, Richard
  • Brett, Doug
  • Dinerstein, Adele
  • Distler, Jed
  • Gadbois, Heam
  • Gelpe, Joel
  • Hastil, Paul
  • Heller, Bill
  • Karush, Larry
  • Korman, Jerome
  • Prouty, David M.
  • Ortiz, Paco
  • Amador, Ricardo
  • Ochiai, Kumi
  • National Dance Institute (U.S.), performer.
  • Boys' Choir of Harlem, singer.
Description
1 streaming video file (53 min) : sound, color.
Alternative Title
National Dance Institute Moving Image Archive.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Music.
  • Video.
  • Filmed dance.
  • Filmed performances.
Note
  • Dates taken from Making of China Dig, *MGZIDF 4589.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Produced by Maria Productions, Inc., Maria Di Dia; music arranged and conducted by Lee Norris, with original selections composed by David Amram, Martin Charnin, Judy Collins, Chick Corea, Dick Hyman, Lee Norris, Virgil Thomson, Yu Dacheng; lyrics by Martin Charnin, Judy Collins, and Jacques d'Amboise; choreography by Jacques d'Amboise, with Dede Albers, Nina David, Yan Guangming, Elissa Jablons, Victorio Korjhan, Amy Lehman, Zhang Ping, Ellen Weinstein, Yao Yong; Act I scenery, Fan Silian; Act II scenery, Alex Katz; lighting by Don Abrams; costumes for National Dance Institute, Kenneth M. Yount; costumes for the People's Republic of China, Li Keyu. Production staff: production coordinator, Rosemary Carey; stage manager, David Rubenstein; sound designer, Weisberg Audio, Laurence Basinski. Video editor, Scott Burbank, Aztec Video Productions.
System Details (note)
  • Streaming video.
Source (note)
  • Jacques D'Amboise,
Call Number
*MGZIDF 4591
OCLC
  • 954585477
  • 954585477
Title
NDI's 1986 Event of the Year : China Dig / conceived, written and directed by Jacques d'Amboise.
Production
1986.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Starring Judy Collins, Victorio Korjhan, Cloris Leachman, Melinda Marquez, Mary Tyler Moore, Shaun O'Brien, Ann Reinking, New York Dancing Police; and the Five Adventurers: Oya Bangura, Yesenia Garcia, Erica Rosenfeld, Paul Shipper, Kevin Vaughan. With over 1,500 children from National Dance Institute's New York, New Jersey, California, Massachusetts and Maine programs. Special guests, 56 children from People's Republic of China, overall artistic director, Sun Guangyan. Additional singers, Nora Brennan, Liz Larson, Joe Lo Carro, Sal Viviano, The Boys Choir of Harlem. Pianists and musicians, Hellen Ahola, Richard Bliwas, Doug Brett, Adele Dinerstein, Jed Distler, Heam Gadbois, Joel Gelpe, Paul Hastil, Bill Heller, Larry Karush, Jerome Korman, David Prouty; flamenco singer, Paco Ortiz; guitarists, Ricardo Amador, Kumi Ochiai.
Credits
Produced by Maria Productions, Inc., Maria Di Dia; music arranged and conducted by Lee Norris, with original selections composed by David Amram, Martin Charnin, Judy Collins, Chick Corea, Dick Hyman, Lee Norris, Virgil Thomson, Yu Dacheng; lyrics by Martin Charnin, Judy Collins, and Jacques d'Amboise; choreography by Jacques d'Amboise, with Dede Albers, Nina David, Yan Guangming, Elissa Jablons, Victorio Korjhan, Amy Lehman, Zhang Ping, Ellen Weinstein, Yao Yong; Act I scenery, Fan Silian; Act II scenery, Alex Katz; lighting by Don Abrams; costumes for National Dance Institute, Kenneth M. Yount; costumes for the People's Republic of China, Li Keyu. Production staff: production coordinator, Rosemary Carey; stage manager, David Rubenstein; sound designer, Weisberg Audio, Laurence Basinski. Video editor, Scott Burbank, Aztec Video Productions.
Event
Recorded June 1-2, 1986 Felt Forum, Madison Square Garden, New York City.
System Details
Streaming video.
Original Version
Original format: 1 videocassette (VHS) ; 1/2 in.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Source
Gift; Jacques D'Amboise, 2012.
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Added Author
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021, creator.
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021, author.
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021, director.
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021, lyricist.
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021, choreographer.
Dia, Maria Di, producer.
Norris, Lee, arranger of music.
Norris, Lee, conductor.
Norris, Lee, composer.
Amram, David, composer.
Charnin, Martin, composer.
Charnin, Martin, lyricist.
Collins, Judy, 1939- composer.
Collins, Judy, 1939- lyricist.
Corea, Chick, composer.
Hyman, Dick, 1927- composer.
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989, composer.
Yu, Dacheng, composer.
Albers, Dede, choreographer.
David, Nina, choreographer.
Guangming, Yan, choreographer.
Jablons, Elissa, choreographer.
Korjhan, Victorio, choreographer.
Lehman, Amy, choreographer.
Zhang, Ping, choreographer.
Weinstein, Ellen, choreographer.
Yao, Yong, choreographer.
Fan, Silian, set designer.
Katz, Alex, set designer.
Abrams, Don, lighting designer.
Yount, Kenneth M., costume designer.
Li, Keyu, costume designer.
Rubenstein, David, stage manager.
Basinski, Laurence, sound designer.
Burbank, Scott, editor of moving image work.
Collins, Judy, 1939- performer.
Korjhan, Victorio, performer.
Leachman, Cloris, performer.
Marquez, Melinda, performer.
Moore, Mary Tyler, 1936-2017, performer.
O'Brien, Shaun, performer.
Reinking, Ann, performer.
Bangura, Oya, performer.
Garcia, Yesenia, performer.
Rosenfeld, Erica, performer.
Shipper, Paul, performer.
Vaughan, Kevin, performer.
Brennan, Nora, singer.
Larson, Liz, singer.
Carro, Joe Lo, singer.
Viviano, Sal, singer.
Ahola, Helen, musician.
Bliwas, Richard, musician.
Brett, Doug, musician.
Dinerstein, Adele, musician.
Distler, Jed, musician.
Gadbois, Heam, musician.
Gelpe, Joel, musician.
Hastil, Paul, musician.
Heller, Bill, musician.
Karush, Larry, musician.
Korman, Jerome, musician.
Prouty, David M., musician.
Ortiz, Paco, singer.
Amador, Ricardo, musician.
Ochiai, Kumi, musician.
National Dance Institute (U.S.), performer.
Boys' Choir of Harlem, singer.
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021, donor.
Added Title
National Dance Institute Moving Image Archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 4591
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