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James Waring concert
Additional title: James Waring dance retrospective
Additional title: Judson Centennial, 1890-1990
Additional title: Scintilla (Choreographic work : Waring)
Additional title: Thirty-two variations in C minor (Choreographic work : Waring)
Additional title: Feathers (Choreographic work : Waring)
Additional title: Eccentric beauty revisited (Choreographic work : Waring)
Additional title: Phantom of the opera (Choreographic work : Waring)
Vaughan, David, 1938- (Speaker)
Waring, James, 1922-1975 (Choreographer)
Waring, James, 1922-1975 (Honoree)
Colton, Richard (Restager)
Cohen, Ze'eva (Restager)
Baldwin, Donna (Restager)
MacLane, Gretchen (Restager)
Johnson, Raymond (Restager)
Walton, Elizabeth (Restager)
McDowell, John Herbert (Composer)
Mershon, Rayanne (Dancer)
Taalsohn, Sylvia (Costume designer)
Dabney, Ronald (Dancer)
Boston Ballet II (Dancer)
New York Theatre Ballet (Dancer)
Phoenix Repertory Dance Company (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990-10-25
Table of Contents
Introduction and tribute to James Waring (3 min.) / by David Vaughan. |||| Scintilla (20 min.) / staged by Richard Colton ; performed by Boston Ballet II. |||| Rose (23 min.) / staged by Elizabeth Walton ; performed by Phoenix Repertory Dance Company. |||| Feathers (10 min.) / staged by Raymond Johnson ; performed by Ronald Dabney. |||| 32 variations in C minor (ca. 11 min.) / staged by Ze'eva Cohen ; performed by Teri Weksler. |||| An eccentric beauty, revisited (9 min.) / staged by Gretchen Maclane ; costume by Sylvia Taalsohn ; performed by Rayanne Mershon. |||| Phantom (40 min.) / staged by Donna Baldwin ; music, John Herbert McDowell ; performed by New York Theater Ballet.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7804
Judson Memorial Church (New York, N.Y.)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Citation/reference: Additional credits from original VHS label and the New York Times review by Jack Anderson entitled, Review/Dance; Memorial retrospective, published on Nov. 1, 1990.
Creation/production credits: Coordinated by Richard Colton and David Vaughan ; camera, Elliot Caplan.
Performers: Pianists, Kirk Sipe and David Tice.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Judson Church, New York, N.Y., as part of the Judson Centennial, 1890-1990, on Oct. 25, 1990.
Acquisition: Gift; David Vaughan; Oct. 10, 2012. NN-PD
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (118 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19772064
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2d9b5e30-e35c-0130-77d3-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "James Waring concert" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "James Waring concert" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 17, 2024.

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James Waring concert