Interview with Stuart Sebastian, 1974

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Title
Interview with Stuart Sebastian, 1974
Names
Sebastian, Stuart (Interviewee)
Terry, Walter (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974-10-11
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTCO 3-840
Topics
Sebastian, Stuart
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Statement of responsibility: Recorded by Walter Terry 1974, October 11
Funding: The conservation 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.
Acquisition: Gift Walter Terry
Content: Streaming audio file 1 (approximately 31 minutes). Stuart Sebastian speaks with Walter Terry about his background including his early training with Jo [Josephine] Schwartz and choreographing a full-length ballet when he was 15; theater and dance including his interest in theatrical dance; his decision to leave dance to go to college [American University]; his experience at college including his studies and how he is paying for his education; teaching [ends abruptly].
Content: Streaming audio file 2 (approximately 24 minutes). Stuart Sebastian speaks with Walter Terry about realism in the theater; his thoughts on education in the United States today; the intellectual isolation of most dancers; how his world has broadened since he stopped performing.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 55 min.) : quarter-track; 1.875 ips
Sound quality is good overall. The recording is marred by "tape hiss" and occasional short gaps.
Description
Interview with Stuart Sebastian conducted by Walter Terry on October 11, 1974.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 80088034
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118667
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f8e1b9e0-795f-0136-10e4-3fccddaa9f29
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1974: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Stuart Sebastian" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0005ebe0-c31c-0133-3a45-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Stuart Sebastian" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0005ebe0-c31c-0133-3a45-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). Interview with Stuart Sebastian Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0005ebe0-c31c-0133-3a45-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Interview with Stuart Sebastian