American Dance Festival galaAdditional title: Schwingende Landschaft (Choreographic work : Wigman)Additional title: Mother (Choreographic work : Gamson after Duncan)Additional title: Etude (Choreographic work : Gamson after Duncan)Additional title: Moor's pavane (Choreographic work : Limón)Additional title: Aureole (Choreographic work : Taylor, P)Additional title: Ciona (Choreographic work : Pilobolus Dance Theatre)
NamesLimón, José (Interviewee)Limón, José (Choreographer)Limón, José (Commentator)Weidman, Charles (Choreographer)Gamson, Annabelle (Dancer)Diamond, Dennis (Videographer)Duncan, Isadora, 1877-1927 (Choreographer)Wigman, Mary, 1886-1973 (Choreographer)American Dance Festival (Associated name)Pilobolus Dance Theatre (Performer)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1978-06-17
Table of ContentsCassette 1. Welcomes and introductions: Terry Sanford, James Hunt, Charles Reinhart, Martha Myers. Historic summary of modern dance (includes Charles Weidman film excerpts from Festival of dance), produced and directed by Ted Steeg. Isadora Duncan and Mary Wigman solos performed by Annabelle Gamson (Wigman's Historical dance of summer from the cycle Shifting landscapes, music by Will Goetze; and Duncan's Mother, music by Scriabin, and Etude). Introduction to Paul Taylor's Aureole: Charles Reinhart and Elizabeth Walton. The performance itself is not included on the videotape -- Cassette 2. Filmed interview with José Limón (excerpt from Festival of dance). Introduction to Moor's pavane: Lucas Hoving, Betty Jones, and Pauline Koner. Performance of Moor's pavane (choreography: José Limón; music: Purcell). Ciona. Choreography and performance: Pilobolus Dance Theatre. Music: Jon Appleton.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6533Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-789 (former)
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance by Dennis Diamond for the American Dance Festival Video Archival Project in Page Auditorium, Duke University, North Carolina, on June 17, 1978.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (approximately 101 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY807025603-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158710Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eb7db1f0-cc7d-0135-6fb7-4d86e14421cc
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