Integration of dance and dramaAdditional title: Vain shadow (Choreographic work : Bettis)Additional title: Four walls (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: When Satan hops out (Choreographic work : Perry)Additional title: Orestes (Choreographic work : Humphrey)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Gray, Harriette Ann (dancer,)Jayne, Ellen (Performer)Brown, Barney (Performer)Bettis, Valerie, 1919-1982 (dancer,)Harris, Julie (Performer)Dana, Leora (Performer)Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)King, Eleanor, 1906-1991 (dancer)Gregory, Robin (dancer)Lawler, Peggy (Performer)Fuller, Gage (Performer)Shepherd, Berney (Performer)Leighton, Jim (Performer)De Mille, Agnes (choreographer)Perry, Charlotte, 1889-1983 (choreographer)Mansfield, Portia
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1952
Table of ContentsCONTENTS.--Part 1: Acting and movement techniques for the actor and dancer, directed by Charlotte Perry, demonstrated by Harriette Ann Gray and Barney Brown.--Part 2: Shorts from Valerie Bettis in Vain shadow; Eleanor King in Electra; Merce Cunningham, Leora Dana and Julie Harris in Four walls; Robin Gregory and Peggy Lawler in Brigadoon; dances from When Satan hops out, by Charlotte Perry.--Part 3. Robin Gregory modern dance improvisations; Berney Shepherd and Jim Leighton in Cocteau's Infernal machine; Gage Fuller and group in original study on a dramatic theme; Harriette Ann Gray in her solo from And a time to dance.--Ellen Jayne as Queen Elizabeth; Letters to Lucerne; Valerie Bettis rehearses Vain shadow; Eleanor King in Electra; Merce Cunningham in Four walls with Julie Harris and Leora Dana.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3720Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1615 (former)Shelf locator: *MGZHB 6-490
NotesFilmed by Portia Mansfield.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (37 min.) : si., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY727019778-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12145209Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 13cf26b0-4b4a-0133-76f3-60f81dd2b63c
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