Hazards and health of dance

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Title
Hazards and health of dance
Additional title: Invitation to dance (Radio program)
Names
Terry, Walter (Speaker)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1967-03-19
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 7-84
Topics
Dancing injuries
Ballet dancing for children -- Study and teaching
Dance therapy
Dancers -- Health and hygiene
Genres
Radio lectures
Notes
Content: Walter Terry speaks about the both the hazards and healthy aspects of dance; broadcast on March 19, 1967 by radio station WNYC, New York, on its series Invitation to dance.
Content: The sound quality is very good.
Funding: The processing 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.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded and broadcast by radio station WNYC, New York for its program Invitation to dance Broadcast on March 19, 1967 New York (N.Y.)
Content: [Music, introduction and closing remarks by unidentified speaker.]
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 26 minutes); acetate; full-track; 7.5 ips; 7 in.
Description
Walter Terry speaks about the injuries dancers suffer: the variation in severity, their causes, the necessity of warming up for class or performance, and particular examples of accidents and injuries; the dangers of putting young girls on pointe without adequate training at too early an age; more examples of injuries. Terry then discusses the healthy aspects of dance training: as exercise to keep fit; as physical therapy for muscular or skeletal problems, injuries, and disease; Hindu mudras; dance as therapy for the mentally and emotionally disturbed; and the longevity of dancers, with reference to many examples.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 36936948
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117196
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6acbe2f0-3471-0137-e8f8-43cb71b9949b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1967: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hazards and health of dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1967. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ac702610-3ba6-0134-1ae5-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hazards and health of dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ac702610-3ba6-0134-1ae5-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1967). Hazards and health of dance Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/ac702610-3ba6-0134-1ae5-60f81dd2b63c

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Hazards and health of dance