Interview with Edith Stephen, 1969Additional title: Dance New York (Radio program)
NamesStephen, Edith (Interviewee)Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1969
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 7-3058
TopicsStephen, EdithHomage to a hotdog (Choreographic work : Stephen)
GenresRadio interviewsInterviewsRadio programs
NotesContent: Streaming file (approximately 22 minutes). Marian Horosko, as host, introduces her guest Edith Stephen, of the Edith Stephen Theatre Dance Company; while a recording of music from Stephen's dance Homage to a hotdog is played, Stephen speaks with Horosko about this dance and its subject-matter: the seven deadly sins; her desire to communicate with the audience; certain reviews as having helped her to better understand her own work; her company; while a recording of carousel music used in Homage to a hotdog is played, Stephen explains why she chose this music; her current approach to choreographing; her concept of dance; her training; her plans for a publication to facilitate the exchange of ideas about her dances [a recording of music used by Stephen in a work is played].Content: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded for broadcast by WBAI-FM 1969 New York (N.Y.)Funding: The conservation and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 22 min.) : acetate, full-track, 7.5 ips ; 7 in.Sound quality is good.
DescriptionInterview conducted by Marian Horosko, as host, with Edith Stephen; for broadcast on radio station WBAI-FM, New York on its series Dance New York, in 1969.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 925910473NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20821038Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fefc3f00-b928-0133-8a98-60f81dd2b63c
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