An evening with Bertram Ross: a solo performance of dance/drama
NamesRoss, Bertram, 1920- (Choreographer)Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966 (Author)Wallowitch, John (Composer)Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 (Author)Obey, André, 1892-1975 (Author)Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Author)Delsarte, François, 1811-1871 (Associated name)Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)Duncan, Raymond, 1874-1966 (Associated name)Carson, Heather (Lighting designer)Brooks, Virginia Loring (Associated name)Riverside Dance Festival (Presenter)
Bertram Ross Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1983-10-16
Table of ContentsGordon Craig (1982) (approximately 19 min.) / words, Gordon Craig.Vanya: three pastels (1980) (approximately 12 min.) / excerpts from Uncle Vanya, by Anton Chekhov ; music, John Wallowitch ; original lighting design, John Gisondi.Noah (world premiere) (approximately 21 min.) / excerpts from Noah, by André Obey ; scene I, Before the flood ; scene II, After the flood.Ted Shawn talks about Delsarte (approximately 25 min.) / words, Ted Shawn, François Delsarte.Image (1979) (approximately 6 min.) / music, J.S. Bach ; costume, Rita Weisman.Raymond (1981) (approximately 14 min.) / words, Raymond Duncan.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2703Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-5103
TopicsRoss, Bertram, 1920-Performance artOne-person shows (Performing arts) -- United States
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by the Riverside Dance Festival ; choreography and performance by Bertram Ross.Creation/production credits: Lighting, Heather Carson.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Theater of the Riverside Church, New York, N.Y., as part of the Riverside Dance Festival, on October 16, 1983 ; videography, Virginia Brooks.Acquisition: Gift; William Prensky; 2009.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassette (VHS) (196 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15151242Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0ab47d00-e877-0131-7ace-3c075448cc4b
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