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Summer dances
Additional title: Alive from off center series
Renzi, Marta (Choreographer)
Perez, Rudy (Choreographer)
Dunn, Douglas, 1942- (Choreographer)
Armitage, Karole (Choreographer)
Barzyk, Fred (Producer)
Heller, Dick (Director)
Springsteen, Bruce (Composer)
Atlas, Charles (Film director)
Dowling, Susan (Producer)
Atwood, David (Producer)
Bye, Reed (Author)
Waldman, Anne, 1945- (Author)
Wagoner, Dan (Choreographer)
Rudy Perez Dance Theater (Dancer)
Dan Wagoner and dancers (Dancer)

The Dan Wagoner Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1985
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - You little wild heart: Excerpt (approx. 6 min.) Producer/editor: Susan Dowling. Director: Dick Heller. Camera: Robin Doty. Original concept/choreography: Marta Renzi. Music: Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band. Performed by Marta Renzi and others. For a complete version of this videodance, see: *MGZIC 9-578. - District 1: Excerpt (approx. 5 min.). Producer/director: Fred Barzyk. Choreography: Rudy Perez. Performed by Perez and others. For a complete version, see: *MGZIC 9-47 District 1 [and] Pale cool, pale warm. - George's house: Excerpt (approx. 2 min.). Producer/director: David Atwood. Camera: Frank Lane. Choreography: Dan Wagoner. Music: The White Oak Mountain Boys. Performed by Ann Asnes, Regan Frey, Sue Hendrickson, Sally Hess, Judith Moss, and Faith Pettit. For a complete version, see: *MGZIC 9-46. - Secret of the waterfall: Excerpt (approx. 2 min.). Producer: Susan Dowling. Director/editor/designer: Charles Atlas. Choreography: Douglas Dunn. Text: Reed Bye and Anne Waldman. Performed by Susan Blankensop, Douglas Dunn, Diane Frank, John McLaughlin, Deborah Riley, and Grazia Della-Terza. For a complete version, see: *MGZIC 9-2483. - From an island summer: Excerpt (approx. 11 min.). Coordinating producer: Jacqueline Pine. WGBH producer: Susan Dowling. Director/editor: Charles Atlas. Director of photography: Paul Gibson. Choreography: Karole Armitage. Music: Henry Fiol (Vien y baila mi son). |||| Performed by Karole Armitage, Lita Bossert, Donald Byrd, Patrick McMullan, and Mary Beth Vishno. For a complete version, see: *MGZIC 9-2484 Solos, duets, pizza.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8582
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2486 (former)
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Motion pictures
Content: Telecast on the Alive from Off-Center series (program #106), produced by KCTA-TV/Minneapolis-St. Paul and Walker Art Center. Producer: Tom Adair. Executive producer: Melinda Ward. Writer: Art Silverman. Host: Susan Stamberg.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (27 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Program consisting of excerpts from five videodances produced by WGBH/Boston's New Television Workshop. Executive producer: Susan Dowling.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916009043-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169827
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a37cba70-7b84-0135-189a-005d2fc9e6d6
Rights Statement
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  • 1985: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Summer dances" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Summer dances" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2023.

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Summer dances