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Manchester, P. W. (Phyllis Winifred) (Interviewee)
McLain, David (Interviewee)
Truitte, James (Teacher)
Katz, Janyce (Host)
Cincinnati Ballet Company (Dancer)
Truitte, James (Interviewee)
Katz, Janyce (Interviewer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979
Table of Contents
Interview with P. W. Manchester discussing the ballet. - Interview with David McLain while showing excerpts of the company in class. Brief discussion of the history of ballet showing pictures and paintings of historical significance. - James Truitte teaching class and in interview discussing modern dance and the Horton technique among others. - P.W. Manchester discusses modern and post-modern choreographers and dance. - McLain interview continued. - Truitte interview continued. - Manchester interview continued on the state of the art in Cincinnati.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6297
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 5-770 (former)
Ballet -- Ohio -- Cincinnati
Ballet -- Study and teaching
Television programs
Filmed dance
Creation/production credits: Telecast by WCET-TV, Cincinnati in 1979. Producers: Janyce Katz and Jerry O'Connor. Director: Jerry O'Connor. Host: Janyce Katz.
Performers: Dancing excerpts performed by the Cincinnati Ballet Company.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (28 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817025922-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159324
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3bda9050-aa91-0133-3863-60f81dd2b63c
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "File 48" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

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File 48