EscarasAdditional title: Escaras (Choreographic work : Alum)
NamesBruce, Christopher (Dancer)Blaikie, Julia (Dancer)Burge, Lucy (Dancer)Williams, Marilyn (Dancer)Yamada, Sylvia (Dancer)Brown, Blake (Dancer)Hodiak, Keith (Dancer)Scoglio, Joseph (Dancer)Alum, Manuel (Choreographer)Krauze, Zygmunt (Composer)Szalonek, Witold (Composer)Anderton, John (Lighting designer)Ballet Rambert (Performer)
Manuel Alum Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1974Place: London
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9635Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4864 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography and design by Manuel Alum ; music by Zygmunt Krauze (Polychromie) and Witold Szalonek (Improvisations sonoristiques).Source note: Title from information provided by donor.Reproduction: Image copied from a video monitor; numerous technical problems (poor focus, darkness, tracking flaws, jumpiness) occur on that monitor and cannot be corrected.Performers: Danced by Ballet Rambert: Christopher Bruce, Julia Blaikie, Lucy Burge, Marilyn Williams, Sylvia Yamada, Blake Brown, Keith Hodiak, and Joseph Scoglio.Venue: First segment (ca. 22 min.): videotaped in stage rehearsal, partly in costume and partly in rehearsal clothes, with lighting, at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London, England, in November 1974.Venue: Second segment (ca. 38 min.): videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, in London, England, in November 1974.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in
DescriptionTwo rehearsals of a work first performed by Ballet Rambert at the Northcott Theatre, Exeter, England, on November 7, 1974. In the studio rehearsal, the sections are rehearsed out of sequence, and some are repeated.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F62NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392963Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d4a9f910-7a18-0135-17ea-5b71bba0c56f
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