Anna SokolowAdditional title: Dreams (Choreographic work : Sokolow)Additional title: Song of Machpelah (Choreographic work : Sokolow)
NamesSokolow, Anna (Commentator)Jaffee, Cherri (Commentator)Masters, Gary (Commentator)Mathews, Fred (Commentator)Shohet, Ziva (Dancer)Abrahamov, Mordechai (Dancer)Diskin, Marvin (Producer)Inbal (Company) (Producer)Dance Kaleidoscope (Company : Indianapolis, Ind.) (Performer)
Dance in America Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1990
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9102Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4135 (former)
TopicsGreat performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))Sokolow, AnnaModern dance -- Israel
GenresTelevision programsTelevised danceDocumentary filmsFilmed danceMotion picturesFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: Produced by Amphi Productions. Producer/director/writer: Marvin Diskin.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionDocumentary on Anna Sokolow's life and work, much of it told in her own words. She is seen rehearsing and later performing in the Inbal Dance Theatre Company's production of For Anna: Tribute in dance. Her discussion of her work Dreams is accompanied by footage of rehearsals with the Dance Kaleidoscope company of Indianapolis, for which she staged the piece, as well as commentaries by co-artistic director Cherri Jaffee and dancers/choreographers Gary Masters and Fred Mathews. She is also seen setting Cave of Machpelah [Song of Machpelah], with text by Philip Diskin, on dancers of Ein Kerem Center in Jerusalem. Ziva Schochet [Shohet], Mordechai Abrahamov, and others perform excerpts from this work.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY946050488-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175934Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d8bf3970-86aa-0135-5b3d-4f9a4f7a5c60
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