The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company, 1976 September 12

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Title
The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company, 1976 September 12
Additional title: Jerry Ames Archive
Additional title: Tapists (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: Happy tap (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: Waltz time (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: Swing time (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: Slip and slide (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: Mood Espagnol (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: Sound footing (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: American Irish jig (Choreographic work : Ames)
Additional title: Improvisation (Choreographic work : Ames)
Names
Ames, Jerry (Choreographer)
Ames, Jerry (Dancer)
Ames, Jerry (Director)
Burke, Kathy (Dancer)
Mast, Cinda (Dancer)
Finch, David (Dancer)
Summers, Sunny (Dancer)
McKay, Gary (Dancer)
Urbont, Jack (Performer)
Dolphin, Ben (Lighting designer)
Kuvish, Olga (Stage manager)
Parisek, Gregory (Sound designer)
Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company (Dancer)
Collection

Jerry Ames Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1976-09-12
Table of Contents
Reel 1 (19 min.). The Tapists (2 min.) / music, Typewriter ; dancers, Kathy Burke, Cinda Mast, Sunny Summers -- Happy Tap (2 min.) / music, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Slip and Slide (3 min.) / music, Sandpaper Ballet ; dancers, Kathy Burke, David Finch, Cinda Mast, Gary McKay, Sunny Summers -- Mood Espagnol (2 min.) / music, Perfidia ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Waltz Time (3 min.) / music, Belle of New York ; dancers, Kathy Burke, Gary McKay -- Swing Time (4 min.) / music, One O'Clock Jump ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- An American Irish Jig (3 min.) / music, The Irish Washerwoman ; dancers, Kathy Burke, Gary McKay, David Finch, Cinda Mast.
Reel 2 (28 min.). Sound Footing (5 min.) / music, Big Noise from Winnetka ; dancers, Kathy Burke, David Finch, Gary McKay, Sunny Summers -- Improvisation (23 min.) / music, the fingers & the feet ; music & speaking performed by Jack Urbont ; dancer & speaker, Jerry Ames.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2094
Topics
Tap dancing
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: choreographed and directed by Jerry Ames.
Creation/production credits: Credits for the rest of performance not included on this video: Bistro / music, One of Those Songs ; dancers, Kathy Burke, David Finch -- Elegante / music, 18th Century Drawing Room ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Maid of Rhythm / music, Song of India ; dancer, Kathy Burke -- Softly / music, Tiptoe Through the Tulips ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Steppin' Out / music, Give My Regards to Broadway ; dancers, Entire Company.
Creation/production credits: Choreography, Jerry Ames ; lighting design, Ben Dolphin ; production manager, Eugene McDougle ; sound, Gregory Parisek ; stage manager, Olga Kuvish.
Performers: Dancers, The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company: Jerry Ames, Kathy Burke, Gary McKay, Cinda Mast, David Finch, Sunny Summers ; pianist, Jack Urbont.
Venue: Videotaped during performance at Marymount Manhattan Theatre, New York, N.Y., 1976 September 12.
Acquisition: Gift; donated by Estate of Jerry Ames, 2011.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 2 videotape reels (47 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 940567790
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20903469
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b66f3c0-6bae-0134-99bf-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1976: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company, 1976 September 12" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1976. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/11617690-a965-0133-c78a-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company, 1976 September 12" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/11617690-a965-0133-c78a-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1976). The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company, 1976 September 12 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/11617690-a965-0133-c78a-60f81dd2b63c

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The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company, 1976 September 12