ScintillaAdditional title: Scintilla (Choreographic work : Waring)
NamesBarreau, Pierre (Dancer)DeGange, Ann (Dancer)Gornel, William (Dancer)Johnson, Raymond, -1987 (Dancer)Prior, Candice (Dancer)Zand, Fern (Dancer)Waring, James (Costume designer)Gottschalk, Louis Moreau, 1829-1869 (Composer)Atlas, Charles (Director)Directional Concepts Dance Theatre Foundation (Producer)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1976-06 - 1976-09 (Approximate)
Table of ContentsPolka (two repetitions, ca. 9 min. total, si.) / danced in costume by entire cast.Polka (ca. 5 min., si.) / excerpt beginning with solo passage for the woman costumed in green ; danced in practice clothes.Polka (ca. 5 min., si.) / same excerpt as above, danced in costume.Trio (two repetitions, ca. 8 min. total, si.) / recorded first from stage right, then stage left ; danced by two women and a man.Mort (two repetitions, ca. 15 min. total, si.) / recorded first from stage right, then stage left ; false start in second repetition ; danced by two men and a woman.Gallop (ca. 3 min., sd.) / danced in practice clothes or costumes covered by warmups ; danced by entire cast.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8218
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: produced by Directional Concepts Dance Theatre ; [video] directed by Charles Atlas ; choreography and costumes by James Waring ; music by Louis Moreau Gottschalk.Content: No audio until ca. 42 min. into tape.Content: Unedited footage.Content: Contents identified through accompanying notes.Performers: Danced by Pierre Barreau, Ann DeGange, William Gornel, Raymond Johnson, Candice Prior, and Fern Zand.Venue: Videotaped at the Merce Cunningham Studio, New York, in summer 1976.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (45 min., 36 sec.) : silent and sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionDance work in four sections: Polka, Trio, Mort [danced by a second trio of dancers], Gallop.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F909NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13530276Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0647f670-8650-0138-e9d4-61a266b9c4ca
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