John Curry: Dance on iceAdditional title: Tango-tango (Choreographic work : Martins)Additional title: Afternoon of a faun (Choreographic work : Maen)
NamesCurry, John, 1949-1994 (Performer)Martins, Peter, 1946- (Choreographer)Foulkes, Cathy (Performer)Starbuck, JoJo (Performer)Maen, Norman, 1932-2008 (Choreographer)Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 (Composer)Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Heeley, David (Producer)Heeley, David (Director)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Broadcaster)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1978-11-14
Table of ContentsDANCE CONTENTS. - Tango: Excerpt. Choreography: Peter Martins. Music: Stravinsky. Performed by John Curry and Jo Jo Starbuck - L'aprés-midi d'un faune: Excerpt. Choreography: Norman Maen. Music: Debussy. Performed by John Curry and Cathy Foulkes.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8904Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-255 (former)
TopicsSkatingSkating -- Study and teaching
GenresTelevision programsInterviewsFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Telecast on WNET-TV's Skyline series on November 14, 1978.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.Creation/production credits: Produced and directed by David Heeley. Narrator: Tom Overton. Skaters: John Curry, Patricia Dodd, Cathy Foulkes, Muki Held, Jo Jo Starbuck, and Paul Toomey.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionJohn Curry discusses his view of skating as an art form. He is shown instructing young students and working with choreographer Peter Martins on an original piece (Tango). Excerpts include Curry's routine from the 1976 Olympics and performances of Tango and L'aprés-midi d'un faune.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY797031665-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157755Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 09ba4480-7959-0135-6423-035b88acba20
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