NY 1 Health Report [and] Nickelodeon News [and] National Dance Institute sampler, 1990sAdditional title: National Dance Institute Moving Image ArchiveAdditional title: Donahue (Television program)Additional title: Runs (Choreographic work)Additional title: Ballroom (Choreographic work)Additional title: We real cool (Choreographic work)Additional title: Other side of my world (Choreographic work)Additional title: Me and my shadow (Choreographic work)Additional title: Peanut ballet (Choreographic work)Additional title: Ballroom revisited (Choreographic work)Additional title: Brazil (Choreographic work)
NamesNational Dance Institute (U.S.) (Creator)Lunn, Kitty (Dancer)Lunn, Kitty (Interviewee)Weinstein, Ellen (Dancer)Weinstein, Ellen (Interviewee)Ellerbee, Linda (Reporter)Donahue, Phil (Dancer)National Dance Institute (U.S.) (Dancer)
National Dance Institute Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990 - 1999
Table of ContentsNY1 Health Report (3 min.): report on National Dance Institute's work with disabled students at P.S. 199. Ballet performed in wheelchairs taught by wheelchair-bound NDI dance teacher, Kitty Lunn. Lunn offers some comments on teaching techniques and the upcoming Central Park performance of the piece the students are working on, City City.Nickelodeon News (4 min.): NDI Artistic Director Ellen Weinstein talks about NDI's 20th year celebrations and the piece takes a look at NDI's work with deaf students at St. Francis de Sales School for the Deaf. Linda Ellerbee reports.NDI Sampler (15 min.): Performances of various works by NDI students. Works in order are Runs, Ballroom, We Real Cool, Other Side of My World at the 1995 Kennedy Center Honors, Me and My Shadow on the Donahue 25th Anniversary special, The Peanut Ballet, The Ballroom--revisited, and Brazil. At the end are credits for the 1992 Event of the Year, but no performance footage. Some of the performance footage is only excerpts of indicated work.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 4146
TopicsNational Dance Institute (U.S.)Dance for childrenDance in educationDeaf dancersWheelchair dancersDancers with disabilities
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesTelevision programsInterviews
NotesContent: Except for the Kennedy Center footage, shot in Washington, D.C., all other performance and news footage look to be shot in New York City.Performers: Kitty Lunn, Ellen Weinstein, interviewees, dancers ; National Dance Institute students, Phil Donahue, dancers.Venue: Recorded 1992-1996 New York City, Washington, D.C.Acquisition: Gift; Jacques D'Amboise, 2012.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (22 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 922058398NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20803980Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5870c5d0-4b48-0133-c08c-60f81dd2b63c
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