Like it is [and] Katherine Dunham: Excerpts

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Title
Like it is [and] Katherine Dunham: Excerpts
Names
Dunham, Katherine (Interviewee)
Noble, Gil (Producer)
Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- (Interviewee)
Katherine Dunham Company (Performer)
Dunham, Katherine (Choreographer)
Dunham, Katherine (Performer)
Noble, Gil (Host)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1979
Table of Contents
Like it is. sd., color. WABC-TV telecast, 1979. Producer and host: Gil Noble. Director: Frank Olivo. Sections includes: Introduction (0-200); Interview with Katherine Dunham discussing her life and career (200-426); Interview with Olatunji, Nigerian percussionist (426-431); Dunham interview (431-458); Interview with Arthur Mitchell on Dunham's classes and impact (458-481); Dunham interview (481-537); Mitchell interview (537-548); Dunham interview (537-807). Dunham discusses her training and education; her interest in Haitian dancing; her years in Haiti: the impact of religion and voodoo on their culture and dance. Many excerpts of native dancers in Haiti and the West Indies are shown. - Katherine Dunham: Excerpts. si., b&w., 1940(?). Filmed by Kenneth Persip. Performance by Katherine Dunham and Company (807-856).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8706
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-201 (former)
Topics
Dunham, Katherine
Dance -- French Polynesia -- Tahiti
Dance -- Haiti
Dance -- West Indies
Dance -- Anthropological aspects
Folk dancing -- Haiti
Dance, Black -- Haiti
Dance, Black -- Cuba
Genres
Interviews
Filmed interviews
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Notes
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Acquisition: Gift; David Hahn. NN-PD
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (59 min.) : sound with silent sequences, color, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Description
Television documentary on Katherine Dunham (55 min) followed by Katherine Dunham: Excerpts, a short series of silent films from a performance of Katherine Dunham and her company (5 min.).
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817023233-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159218
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 61705fa0-2639-0137-2da5-6dd68ab63f55
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1979: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Like it is [and] Katherine Dunham: Excerpts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d1c2a8c1-9947-4955-a6bd-429acbaf776f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Like it is [and] Katherine Dunham: Excerpts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d1c2a8c1-9947-4955-a6bd-429acbaf776f

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1979). Like it is [and] Katherine Dunham: Excerpts Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d1c2a8c1-9947-4955-a6bd-429acbaf776f

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Like it is [and] Katherine Dunham: Excerpts