The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company, 1976 September 12Additional title: Jerry Ames ArchiveAdditional title: Tapists (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: Happy tap (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: Waltz time (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: Swing time (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: Slip and slide (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: Mood Espagnol (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: Sound footing (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: American Irish jig (Choreographic work : Ames)Additional title: Improvisation (Choreographic work : Ames)
NamesAmes, Jerry (Choreographer)Ames, Jerry (Dancer)Ames, Jerry (Director)Burke, Kathy (Dancer)Mast, Cinda (Dancer)Finch, David (Dancer)Summers, Sunny (Dancer)McKay, Gary (Dancer)Urbont, Jack (Performer)Dolphin, Ben (Lighting designer)Kuvish, Olga (Stage manager)Parisek, Gregory (Sound designer)Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company (Dancer)
Jerry Ames Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1976-09-12
Table of ContentsReel 1 (19 min.). The Tapists (2 min.) / music, Typewriter ; dancers, Kathy Burke, Cinda Mast, Sunny Summers -- Happy Tap (2 min.) / music, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Slip and Slide (3 min.) / music, Sandpaper Ballet ; dancers, Kathy Burke, David Finch, Cinda Mast, Gary McKay, Sunny Summers -- Mood Espagnol (2 min.) / music, Perfidia ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Waltz Time (3 min.) / music, Belle of New York ; dancers, Kathy Burke, Gary McKay -- Swing Time (4 min.) / music, One O'Clock Jump ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- An American Irish Jig (3 min.) / music, The Irish Washerwoman ; dancers, Kathy Burke, Gary McKay, David Finch, Cinda Mast. |||| Reel 2 (28 min.). Sound Footing (5 min.) / music, Big Noise from Winnetka ; dancers, Kathy Burke, David Finch, Gary McKay, Sunny Summers -- Improvisation (23 min.) / music, the fingers the feet ; music speaking performed by Jack Urbont ; dancer speaker, Jerry Ames.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2094
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreographed and directed by Jerry Ames.Creation/production credits: Credits for the rest of performance not included on this video: Bistro / music, One of Those Songs ; dancers, Kathy Burke, David Finch -- Elegante / music, 18th Century Drawing Room ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Maid of Rhythm / music, Song of India ; dancer, Kathy Burke -- Softly / music, Tiptoe Through the Tulips ; dancer, Jerry Ames -- Steppin' Out / music, Give My Regards to Broadway ; dancers, Entire Company.Creation/production credits: Choreography, Jerry Ames ; lighting design, Ben Dolphin ; production manager, Eugene McDougle ; sound, Gregory Parisek ; stage manager, Olga Kuvish.Performers: Dancers, The Jerry Ames Tap Dance Company: Jerry Ames, Kathy Burke, Gary McKay, Cinda Mast, David Finch, Sunny Summers ; pianist, Jack Urbont.Venue: Videotaped during performance at Marymount Manhattan Theatre, New York, N.Y., 1976 September 12.Acquisition: Gift; donated by Estate of Jerry Ames, 2011.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 2 videotape reels (47 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 940567790NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20903469Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b66f3c0-6bae-0134-99bf-00505686a51c
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