An evening with Bertram Ross: a solo performance of dance/drama

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Title
An evening with Bertram Ross: a solo performance of dance/drama
Names
Ross, 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)
Collection

Bertram Ross Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1983-10-16
Table of Contents
Gordon 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 locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2703
Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-5103
Topics
Ross, Bertram, 1920-
Performance art
One-person shows (Performing arts) -- United States
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement 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 Description
Videocassette
Extent: 2 videocassette (VHS) (196 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15151242
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0ab47d00-e877-0131-7ace-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1983: Created
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "An evening with Bertram Ross" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0e209dd0-e877-0131-c932-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "An evening with Bertram Ross" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 24, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0e209dd0-e877-0131-c932-3c075448cc4b

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). An evening with Bertram Ross Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0e209dd0-e877-0131-c932-3c075448cc4b

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An evening with Bertram Ross