An Evening with Bertram Ross: A Solo Performance of Dance/Drama, 1984 October

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Title
An Evening with Bertram Ross: A Solo Performance of Dance/Drama, 1984 October
Additional title: Gordon Craig (Choreographic work : Ross)
Additional title: Vanya: Three Pastels (Choreographic work : Ross)
Additional title: Noah (Choreographic work : Ross)
Additional title: Carlos Among the Candles (Choreographic work : Ross)
Additional title: Three Shakespeare Sketches (Choreographic work : Ross)
Names
Ross, Bertram, 1920- (Choreographer)
Ross, Bertram, 1920- (Performer)
Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966 (Author of dialog)
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 (Author of dialog)
Obey, André, 1892-1975 (Author of dialog)
Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955 (Author of dialog)
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Author of dialog)
Wallowitch, John (Performer)
Smith, Michael (Set designer)
Townsend, Jane (Costume designer)
Riverside Dance Festival (Presenter)
Collection

Bertram Ross Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 1984-10-18 - 1984-10-21
Table of Contents
Gordon Craig (1982) (18 min.) / text, Gordon Craig ; performed by Bertram Ross.
Vanya: Three Pastels (1980) (8 min.) / piano, John Wallowitch ; text, Anton Chekov (Uncle Vanya) ; performed by Bertram Ross.
Noah (1983) (22 min.) / text, Andre Obey (Noah) ; performed by Bertram Ross.
Carlos Among the Candles (1982) (18 min.) / decor, Michael Smith ; text, Wallace Stevens (Carlos among the Candles) ; performed by Bertram Ross.
Three Shakespeare Sketches (World Premiere) [ends abruptly toward the end of second sketch] (7 min.) / costumes, Jane Townsend ; piano, John Wallowitch ; performed by Bertram Ross.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2671
Topics
Ross, Bertram, 1920-
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: choreography by Bertram Ross ; presented by The Riverside Dance Festival.
Date: This performance took place on October 18-21, 1984 at 8 pm.
Performers: Performer, Bertram Ross ; special guest, John Wallowitch.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Riverside Church Theater, at The Riverside Dance Festival, New York, N.Y. 1984 October.
Original version: Original format: 1 Betamax
Acquisition: Gift; William Prensky; 2009.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betamax II) (76 min.) ; sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20230729
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9e3b0040-e876-0131-1118-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1984: Captured (Approximate)
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "An Evening with Bertram Ross" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0c72c40-e876-0131-20c9-3c075448cc4b

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "An Evening with Bertram Ross" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/a0c72c40-e876-0131-20c9-3c075448cc4b

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An Evening with Bertram Ross