Dance on: Lea Darwin

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Title
Dance on: Lea Darwin
Names
Darwin, Lea (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Producer)
Dance Films Association (Associated name)
Jazz Dance World Congress (Associated name)
Collection

Dance On Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1992-08
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4976
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3562 (former)
Topics
Jazz Dance World Congress
Jazz dance
Shoes
Dance schools -- United States
Dance -- Study and teaching
Genres
Filmed interviews
Interviews
Notes
Statement of responsibility: produced by Billie Mahoney in association with the Jazz Dance World Congress, Dance Films Association, and the International Dance Association ; director, Pattie Mackenzie.
Venue: Program from the public access cable television series Dance on: With Billie Mahoney. Taped at Evanston Community Television, Evanston, Illinois, in August 1992.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Dancer, choreographer, and teacher Lea Darwin discusses her work in the U.S. and Europe, including her role in planning the first Jazz Dance World Congress in 1990. She talks about the future of dance in general education and the contribution of local dance schools, and offers some suggestions for parents in search of a good dance school. Other topics include her association with Gus Giordano and his companies, the character shoes she has designed, the importance of style as well as technique, and the definition of jazz dancing.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936017664-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174709
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bb659da0-8048-0135-a8a0-4b45b8b6c731
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1992: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Lea Darwin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1992. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/20cb97e5-bac2-4441-84ec-8df79da7ac5b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Lea Darwin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/20cb97e5-bac2-4441-84ec-8df79da7ac5b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1992). Dance on: Lea Darwin Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/20cb97e5-bac2-4441-84ec-8df79da7ac5b

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Dance on: Lea Darwin