The Capitol Ballet Company

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The Capitol Ballet Company
Additional title: Dances of a personal nature (Choreographic work : Lee)
Additional title: Hymn (Choreographic work : Lee)
Additional title: Signals for take off! (Choreographic work : Lee)
Fortune, Sandra (Dancer)
Jarrett, Keith (Composer)
Lee, Keith (Choreographer)
Capitol Ballet Company (Washington, D.C.) (Performer)

Keith Lee Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1980 (Questionable)
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Reel 1 (40 min) Dances of a personal nature. Music: Keith Jarrett. Costumes: William Welkesser. Danced by Sandra Fortune, Melinda Jackson, Cliff Lui, Kim Christie, Gail Hadd. - Reel 2 (31 min.) Hymn; music: Edwin Hawkins; costumes: Mary Hunter; danced by Gregory Hinton, Adrienne Armstrong, Charles Adams, General MacArthur Hambrick. Signals for take off!; music: David Sanborn; costumes: William Welkesser; danced by members of the Capitol Ballet.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7727
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-565 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Taped in performance.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (71 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY847011791-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160275
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0d521e80-8123-0135-2e4f-3d7290ff5de1
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1980: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Capitol Ballet Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Capitol Ballet Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980). The Capitol Ballet Company Retrieved from

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The Capitol Ballet Company