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Additional title: "Opus" jazz loves Bach (Choreographic work : Mattox)
Additional title: Footprint (Choreographic work : Clark)
Additional title: Brood (Choreographic work : Kuch)
Additional title: Snack pack (Choreographic work : Smith)
Additional title: Five songs in August (Choreographic work : Evans)
Clark, Kay (Choreographer) (Choreographer)
McClintock, Kathleen (Dancer)
Post, Ruth Jean (Dancer)
Smith, Linda C (Choreographer)
Steele, Karen (Dancer)
Wimmer, Lynne (Dancer)
Ammon, Richard (Dancer)
Kravitz, Martin (Dancer)
Newton, Eric (Dancer)
Senters, Manzell (Dancer)
Lizenbery, Gregg (Dancer)
McHose, T. J (Director)
Mattox, Matt (Choreographer)
Kuch, Richard (Choreographer)
Evans, Bill, 1940- (Choreographer)
Hodge, Ron (Costume designer)
Barrell, M. Kay, 1945- (Lighting designer)
Repertory Dance Theatre (Salt Lake City, Utah) (Dancer)
Dance/Video Workshop '73, Salt Lake City (Event place)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1973
Table of Contents
"Opus" jazz loves Bach: excerpts. Choreography: Matt Mattox. Music: J. S. Bach. Danced by Kay Clark, Ruth Jean Post, Gregg Lizenbery, and Manzell Senters. - Footprint: excerpts. Choreography: Kay Clark. Music: Morton Feldman. Danced by Kay Clark, Linda C. Smith, and Richard Ammon. - The brood: excerpts. Choreography: Richard Kuch. Music: Pierre Henry. Cast: Manzell Senters (Oldest son), Eric Newton (Youngest son), Linda C. Smith (Mother), and Kathleen McClintock (Daughter). - Snack pack: excerpts. Choreography: Linda C. Smith. Music: Traditional. Sets: Tony Smith "via" Claes Oldenburg. Danced by Kay Clark, Ruth Jean Post, Karen Steele, Lynne Wimmer, Richard Ammon, Martin Kravitz, Gregg Lizenbery, and Eric Newton. - Five songs in August: excerpts. Choreography and commentary: Bill Evans. Music: commissioned score by Stanley B. Sussman. Danced by members of the company.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6397
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-69 (former)
Motion pictures
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in 1973 during a performance at the Pioneer Memorial Theater, Salt Lake City, in conjunction with Dance/Video Workshop '73 sponsored by the Repertory Dance Theater and Video Free America. Project director: T. J. McHose.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (54 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
A condensed version of an evening-length dance concert, including commentary, audience and backstage scenes, and interviews with choreographers and company members.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY787011192-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157352
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 284cdc20-7db9-0134-695b-00505686a51c
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  • 1973: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Summerdance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1973.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Summerdance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 20, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1973). Summerdance Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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