Ruth St. Denis, pt. 2Additional title: White jade (Choreographic work : St. Denis)Additional title: Salome (Choreographic work : St. Denis)Additional title: Liebestraum (Choreographic work : St Denis)Additional title: Gregorian chant (Choreographic work : St Denis)
NamesSt. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968 (Choreographer)St. Denis, Ruth, 1880-1968 (Dancer)Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Choreographer)Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Dancer)Toutikian, Karoun (Data contributor)Toutikian, Karoun (Film editor)Durnall, Tamara (Dancer)Hauser, Nancy Mason (Film editor)Ruth St. Denis Foundation (Hollywood, Calif.) (Donor)Jacobs, Mark W. (Film editor)Skinner, Don (Film editor)Tomie, Lisa (Other)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1985
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6154Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-908 reel 2 (former)
GenresVideo recordingsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: Edited by Karoun Tootikian, Nancy Mason Hauser, Mark W. Jacobs, Don Skinner, Chyron: Lisa Tomie.Content: Piano accompaniment by Robert Hawkinson. SUMMARY: Dance segments include Ruth St. Denis in White jade (1948), Salome (1948), Brahms waltz (1949), Liebestraum (1946 and ca. 1937-38), Gregorian chant (ca. 1950), and reading original poem "To a Chinese flute" (1949).Content: Ted Shawn dances in Thunderbird and Whirling dervish (ca. 1937-38).Content: Other dance segments include Dance of the sari (1952), Moghul court dance (1955), Tamara Durnall in condensed version of Valse à la Loïe (1954), Spear dance of Samoa by Ted Shawn (1955), Court dance by Ted Shawn.Performers: Other performers appearing in the dances include Karoun Tootikian, Chrystine Lawson, Feodor Stojak, and Corinne Rankine.Performers: Footage of Ruth St. Denis, Ted Shawn, and their dancers, 1925-1960.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (56 min.) : sound with silent sequences, color and black andwhite ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY867013737-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12162381Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 68ad8720-a9df-0134-4d5d-00505686a51c
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