Dance Theatre of HarlemAdditional title: Beloved (Choreographic work : Horton)Additional title: Rondo capriccioso (Choreographic work : Nijinska)Additional title: Fête noire (Choreographic work : Mitchell)Additional title: Mirage (Choreographic work : Wilson)
NamesSmith, Lowell (Dancer)Graves, Lorraine (Dancer)Johnson, Virginia, 1950- (Dancer)Witter, Richard (Dancer)Hall, Yvonne (Dancer)Phifer-Moore, Cassandra (Dancer)Magen, Hugues (Dancer)Tyrus, Judy (Dancer)Van Heerden, Augustus (Dancer)Thomas, Keith (Dancer)Attles, Lisa (Dancer)Anderson, Dean (Dancer)Reid, Derek A (Dancer)Jackson, Gregory (Dancer)Hunter, Charmaine (Dancer)Taylor, Endalyn (Dancer)Horton, Lester, 1906-1953 (Choreographer)Truitte, James (Restager)Nijinska, Bronislava, 1891-1972 (Choreographer)Nijinska, Irina (Restager)Hightower, Rosella (Restager)Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- (Choreographer)McFarland, Gary (Composer)Hamilton, Judith (Composer)Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921 (Composer)Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975 (Composer)Wilson, Billy, 1935-1994 (Choreographer)Michel, Carl, 1928-2004 (Set designer)Michel, Carl, 1928-2004 (Costume designer)Dance Theatre of Harlem (Performer)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1989-11-03
Table of ContentsCassette 1 (35 min.): Mirage (The games people play). Choreography: Billy Wilson. Music: Gary McFarland. Scenery/costumes: Carl Michel. Lighting: Edward Effron. Danced by Lowell Smith (Husband), Lorraine Graves (Wife), Virginia Johnson (Grey lady), Richard Witter (Young man), Yvonne Hall (Late arrival), and others. - The beloved. Choreography: Lester Horton, restaged by James Truitte. Music: Judith Hamilton. Costumes: Zelda Wynn after originals by Lester Horton. Lighting: Clarke W. Thornton. Danced by Cassandra Phifer (The woman) and Hugues Magen (The man).--Cassette 2 (34 min.): Rondo capriccioso. Choreography: Bronislava Nijinska, restaged by Rosella Hightower and Irina Nijinska. Music: Camille Saint-Saëns. Scenery: Carl Michel. Costumes: Jean Robier. Danced by Judy Tyrus (Bird of paradise), Augustus van Heerden (The prince), and Adam James and Lawrence Maeyer (The two hunters). - Fête noire. Choreography: Arthur Mitchell. Music: Dmitri Shostakovich. Scenery/costumes: Carl Michel. Lighting: Timothy Hunter. Cast: First movement: Lorraine Graves and Keith Thomas, with Karen Brown, Robert Garland, Felicity de Jager, Bernard McClain, Rena Robinson, Fabian Barnes, Judith Rotardier, and Patrick Johnson; Second movement: Yvonne Hall, Lisa Attles, Dean Anderson, and Derek Reid; Third movement: Gregory Jackson, Charmaine Hunter, Endalyn Taylor, and ensemble.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2219Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2046 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Videotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive on November 3, 1989 at Aaron Davis Hall, City College, New York, by Pensa Communications, with the assistance of grants from the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Performers: Performed by members of Dance Theatre of Harlem.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 2 videotape reels (69 min.) : sound, color ; 1 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY906008532-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168445Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ff3a9030-7b89-0135-a05f-0362e24f41ad
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