Working with Ulysses Dove, Jeraldyne Blunden, Dawn Wood
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Blunden, Jeraldyne (Interviewee)Wood, Dawn (Interviewee)Ipiotis, Celia (Interviewer)Bush, Jeffrey C. (Associated name)Barrera, Juan (Videographer)Arts Resources in Collaboration (Associated name)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)Sathya Production Services (Firm) (Videographer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1996-06-18
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2380
TopicsDove, UlyssesDayton Contemporary Dance CompanyVespers (Choreographic work : Dove)Inside (Choreographic work : Dove)Urban folk dance (Choreographic work : Dove)Choreographers -- United States
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesInterviews
NotesContent: Recording made possible by the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library in cooperation with Arts Resources in Collaboration Inc., Celia Ipiotis and Jeff Bush.Content: Unedited footage.Creation/production credits: Camera, Juan Barrera ; audio, Molly McBride.Venue: Videotaped in New York on June 18, 1996, by Sathya Production Services.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (31 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionJeraldyne Blunden and Dawn Wood, respectively founder/artistic director and dancer/rehearsal director of Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, remember the late Ulysses Dove as a dancer, teacher, and choreographer. They discuss his creation of Vespers for the company, and the special choreographic qualities displayed in this work and in Inside, a solo created for Judith Jamison. Wood recalls the experience of serving as rehearsal director for Vespers and Urban folk dance. Both she and Blunden contrast the high standards and drive of his professional life with the warmth and humanity he displayed in private life.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F357NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12539343Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b72e82f0-865a-0138-5460-4f70fae4f450
Rights StatementThe copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.
Item timeline of events