Interview with Ted Shawn, and, interview with Jane DudleyAdditional title: World of Dance (Radio program)Additional title: Interview with Ted Shawn, and, interview with Jane Dudley 1967
NamesShawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Interviewee)Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)Reiss, Alvin H (Interviewer)Dudley, Jane (Interviewee)
General Audio Collection
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1967
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
TopicsShawn, Ted, 1891-1972Dudley, JaneTed Shawn and His Men DancersJacob's PillowNeighborhood Playhouse (Organization : New York, N.Y.)
NotesContent: Interview with Ted Shawn conducted by Marian Horosko, as host (approximately 15 minutes); and interview with Jane Dudley conducted by Alvin H. Reiss, as host (approximately 8 minutes), for broadcast on radio station WNYC-FM, New York on its series World of Dance, in spring, 1969.Venue: Recorded for broadcast by WNYC-FM 1967 New York (N.Y.)Funding: The conservation and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 23 min.) : acetate, half-track, 7 in.Sound quality is good.
DescriptionStreaming file (approximately first 14:45 minutes). Marian Horosko, as host, introduces her guest Ted Shawn; Ted Shawn speaks with Horosko about Christina Schlundt's book entitled:The professional appearances of Ted Shawn & his men dancers; a chronology and an index of dances, 1933-1940 (1967), and the pioneering role of his all-male company ; Jacob's Pillow and nearby cultural institutions including South Mountain [Concert Hall]; the architecture of the theater at Jacob's Pillow; the many world premieres and company debuts that took place at Jacob's Pillow; plans for the first few weeks of the upcoming season; subsidies and grants.
Streaming file (from approximately 14:47 to 23:06). Alvin H. Reiss, as host, introduces his guest Jane Dudley; Jane Dudley speaks with Reiss about her background in dance; the Neighborhood Playhouse, including its historic role in dance education; the current curriculum; the participation of acting students in the dance classes; the student body.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 924890916NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20816383Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8e2debf0-b926-0133-c69e-60f81dd2b63c
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