The green tableAdditional title: Green table (Choreographic work : Jooss)Additional title: Big city (Choreographic work : Jooss)Additional title: Ball in old Vienna (Choreographic work : Jooss)
NamesJerry, Philip (Dancer)Canfield, James (Dancer)Chryst, Gary (Dancer)Goldweber, Mark (Dancer)Rodriguez, Beatriz (Dancer)Valleskey, Carole (Dancer)Hilding. Jerel (Dancer)Roberts, Valmai (Dancer)Tolan, Michael, 1925-2011 (Narrator)Jooss, Kurt, 1901-1979 (Scenarist)Cohen, Frederic A., 1901-1967 (Composer)Heckroth, Hein (Costume designer)Markard, Hermann (Costume designer)Markard, Anna, 1931- (Restager)Ardolino, Emile (Director)Kinberg, Judy (Producer)Tobias, Tobi (Author)Joffrey Ballet (Dancer)Tanz-Forum Köln (Dancer)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Producer)
Dance in America Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1982-12-13Place: New York, N.Y.Publisher: WNET
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9423Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-535 (former)
TopicsGreat performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))Jooss, Kurt, 1901-1979
GenresTelevision programsTelevised danceFilmed danceFilmed performancesDocumentary filmsMotion pictures
NotesStatement of responsibility: WNET/Thirteen ; directed by Emile Ardolino ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; choreography and scenario by Kurt Jooss ; staged by Anna Markard ; music by F.A. Cohen.Creation/production credits: Costumes, Hein Heckroth; masks, Hermann Markard; writer, Tobi Tobias.Performers: Performed by the Joffrey Ballet.Performers: Philip Jerry (Death), James Canfield (Standard bearer), Jerel Hilding (Old soldier), Mark Goldweber (Young soldier), Valmai Roberts (Mother), Beatriz Rodriguez (Woman), Carole Valleskey (Young girl), and Gary Chryst (Profiteer).Venue: Telecast on the Great Performances: Dance in America series by WNET/13, New York on December 13, 1982.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (57 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionPerformance followed by a biographical profile of Kurt Jooss (last 15 min.), including numerous still photographs and some film clips of other Jooss ballets, and brief excerpts from performances by the Tanzforum Cologne of Jooss' ballets The big city, Pavane on the death of an infanta, and A ball in old Vienna.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY837032642-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160049Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): db68af00-90c4-0135-130d-47279120e4a0
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