Dansons le jeu de paume
NamesSackerlotzky, Heide (Dancer)Chaskes, Leslie (Dancer)Cremins, Pat (Dancer)Montes, Henry (Dancer)Heuts, Olivier (Dancer)Appels, Jonathon (Choreographer)Sonami, Laetitia de Compiègne (Composer)Hackett, Tracy (Costume designer)Giusti, Roseline (Author)Lacharme, Raymond (Author)Manlay, Jacques (Director)Company Appels (Performer)France 3 cinéma (Firm) (Producer)
Jonathon Appels Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1989Place: FrancePublisher: FR3 Aquitaine
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8620Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6214 (former)
TopicsCourt tennisTennis Court Oath, Versailles, France, 1789
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceEducational films
NotesStatement of responsibility: coproduced by FR3 Aquitaine, la ville de Mérignac, and the Jeu de Paume ; directed by Jacques Manlay ; conception and text by Roseline Giusti and Raymond Lacharme ; choreography by Jonathon Appels.Creation/production credits: Dramaturgy, Martine Bourdeau ; music, Laetitia Sonami de Compiègne ; costumes, Tracy Hackett ; technical direction, Suzan Poulin.Performers: Danced by Company Appels: Heide Sackerlotzky, Leslie Chaskes, Pat Cremins, Henry Montes, Olivier Heuts.Performers: Text of the Serment du Jeu de Paume (Tennis Court Oath) spoken by Bernard Fronsacq. Text by Raymond Lacharme and Roseline Giusti spoken by Philippe Cointin.Venue: Dance performance recorded at the Espace Culturel du Pin Galant, Mérignac, France, on June 16, 1989.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (25 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionDance work inspired by jeu de paume, later called court tennis, a racket sport that originated in medieval times. Preceding the performance is a brief history of the game, and its link to the Tennis Court Oath, or Serment du Jeu de Paume, of June 20, 1789, a key event in the French Revolution.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F1037NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14511533Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 04c94a70-8b3e-0135-02b6-49a9fb367246
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