Chakra: A Celebration of IndiaAdditional title: Chakra: Indian Television FootageAdditional title: 1991 Event of the Year (edited from Indian television)Additional title: National Dance Institute Moving Image Archive
NamesNational Dance Institute (U.S.) (Creator)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (creator.)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (teacher.)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (speaker.)Grace, Terrance (television director.)Grace, Terrance (author of dialog.)Yallamatty, Jay (videographer.)Noorani, Nadia (videographer.)Raj, Anita Ratnam (host.)National Dance Institute (U.S.) (presenter.)National Dance Institute (U.S.) (performer.)
National Dance Institute Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 1991Other Date: 1991.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3416
D'Amboise, JacquesNational Dance InstituteDance for children -- India -- ChennaiPerforming arts and children -- India -- ChennaiDance for children -- New York (State) -- New YorkPerforming arts and children -- New York (State) -- New York
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageDance programsFilmed danceFilmed performancesVideoDance
NotesStatement of responsibility: director and writer, Terrance Grace ; presented by National Dance Institute.Title from original videocassette label.Creation/production credits: Founder, Jacques D'Amboise ; camera, Jay Yallamatty and Nadia Noorani.Performers: Host, Anita Ratnam Raj ; interviewees: Ellen Weinstein (Co-artistic director/choreographer), Shanta Dhananjayan (choreographer), David Amram (composer), V.P. Dhananjayan (choreographer), Dr. Manjula Bansal (chairperson, Chakra Gala).Performers: Performed by National Dance Institute dancers.Venue: Videotaped during rehearsal and performance at dance studio, New York, N.Y./India and Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1991.Acquisition: Gift; Jacques D'Amboise ; 2012.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (25 min.) : sound, color.
DescriptionDiscussion of the National Dance Institute's 1991 Event of the Year, Chakra; Jacques D'Amboise talks about his career as a dancer, NDI's history and mission; Madras children rehearsing with Jacques D'Amboise; and includes excerpts of Chakra, Event of the Year performance.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 904782906NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20552359Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 909f9500-4aa1-0133-45aa-60f81dd2b63c
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