Dance on: Stephanie Clemens

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Clemens, Stephanie (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Interviewer)
Dance Films Association (Associated name)
Jazz Dance World Congress (Associated name)

Dance On Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1992-08
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4973
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3557 (former)
Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993
Academy of Movement and Music (Oak Park, Ill.)
Momenta (Dance company)
Doris Humphrey Society
Filmed interviews
Statement of responsibility: produced by Billie Mahoney in association with the Jazz Dance World Congress, Dance Films Association, and the International Dance Association ; director, Sheri Carsello.
Venue: Program from the public access cable television series Dance on: With Billie Mahoney. Taped at Evanston Community Television, Evanston, Illinois, in August 1992.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Stephanie Clemens, director of the Academy of Movement and Music in Oak Park, Illinois, the birthplace of Doris Humphrey, discusses the efforts of the academy and its associated company, Momenta, to perpetuate Humphrey's work. She describes the activities of the Doris Humphrey Society, established in Oak Park with the encouragement of Humphrey's son, Charles Woodford. Clemens also talks about her own dance training, which included studies at the Juilliard School, and her research into human locomotion, which involved film analysis of the dancing of Rudolf Nureyev and others.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936018337-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174721
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 18b2f6e0-842b-0135-1bd2-0dde26ce2898
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  • 1992: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Stephanie Clemens" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1992.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Stephanie Clemens" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 18, 2020.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1992). Dance on: Stephanie Clemens Retrieved from

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Dance on: Stephanie Clemens