NamesRose, Phyllis (choreographer,)Bird, Miriam (dancer)Craig, Anthony (dancer)Espinosa, Gerardo (dancer)McKinney, Marie (dancer)Taylor, Michael, dancerBey, La Rocque (Arranger)Yohn, Robert (choreographer)Niasse, Madu (Arranger)McMinn, Tim (Arranger)Phyllis Rose Dance Company
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1997
Table of ContentsReel 1 (ca. 56 min.). Round and round (Trinidad) [calypso] / arrangement, La Rocque Bey ; danced by the Company.Irish hard reel / arranged and danced by Miriam Bird.Irish set reel / arranged by Miriam Bird ; danced by Miriam Bird, Anthony Craig, Gerardo Espinosa, and Marie McKinney.Grass dance (Native American) / arranged and danced by Michael Taylor ; drummer, Marie McKinney.Macarena / led by Gerardo Espinosa.Cha cha (Cuba) / choreography, Phyllis Rose ; danced by the Company.Tango uno (Argentina) / choreography, Robert Yohn ; danced by Miriam Bird, Anthony Craig, Marie McKinney, Phyllis Rose, and Michael Taylor.Kumbala (Mexico, Brazil) / choreography and performance, Gerardo Espinosa ; based on martial arts movements.Ay wanna ay (West Africa) / arranged and performed by Marie McKinney.Bahin dance (Ivory Coast) / arranged by Madu Niasse ; danced by the Company.Djomba! Djomba! (Ivory Coast and Senegal) / arranged by Madu Niasse ; danced by Miriam Bird, Anthony Craig, Marie McKinney, Phyllis Rose, and Michael Taylor.Reel 2 (ca. 30 min.). The moondance (West Africa) / arranged by Madu Niasse ; led by Anthony Craig.64 tai chi sword (China) / arranged by Master Lu Dian Wah of Beijing, China ; performed by Marie McKinney.Sodassa lassya (The dance of the 16 offerings) (Nepal) / taught by Susanah Greene ; danced by Miriam Bird, Anthony Craig, Marie McKinney, and Michael Taylor.Virginia reel (English/U.S.) / choreography, traditional ; danced by the Company.Cotton eyed Joe (German/U.S.) / arranged by Tim McMinn ; danced by the Company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3360Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5503 (former)
TopicsCalypsoGrass dance (Dance)Macarena (Dance)Cha-cha (Dance)Tango (Dance)Dance -- Africa, WestDance -- Côte d'IvoireTai chiDance -- NepalVirginia reel (Dance)Cotton-eyed Joe (Dance)Sword-dance
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceVideo
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by the Office of Multicultural Affairs of SUNY Cortland ; artistic direction by Phyllis Rose.Accompanied by house program.Performers: Danced by the Phyllis Rose Dance Company: Miriam Bird, Anthony Craig, Gerardo Espinosa, Marie McKinney, Phyllis Rose, and Michael Taylor.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Dowd Fine Arts Theater, Cortland, N.Y., on March 29, 1997.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 2 streaming video files (NTSC) (86 min.) : sd., col.
DescriptionProgram of dances from around the world, several involving participation by the audience, which includes adults and children. The dances are introduced by company members.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F2638NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13681530Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 47919120-aa11-0133-55ba-60f81dd2b63c
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