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Title
Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco
Additional title: Two part invention, no 4 (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Names
Xoregos, Shela (Choreographer)
Berrier, Diane (Dancer)
Butts, Charlie (Dancer)
Musagetes, Glenn-Charles (Dancer)
Gilmore, Jeannie (Dancer)
Heffelfinger, Elizabeth (Dancer)
Clare, Paula (Dancer)
Scardina, Paul (Dancer)
Lincoln, Kim (Dancer)
Palmer, Gary (Dancer)
Gruber, Janice (Dancer)
Pinska, Klarna (Commentator)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Cahn, Leonard, 1914- (Author)
Ramuz, C. F. (Charles Ferdinand), 1878-1947 (Author)
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 (Composer)
Laverine, Mickey (Arranger)
Von Brandenstein, Patrizia (Designer)
Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Choreographer)
Humphrey, Doris, 1895-1958 (Choreographer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Xoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.) (Performer)
Xoregos, Shela (Speaker)
Collection

Shela Xoregos Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975-05
Table of Contents
L'histoire du soldat [excerpts] (ca. 15 min.) / final sections of the work ; choreography, Shela Xoregos ; music, Igor Stravinsky ; text, Leonard Cahn, after the original by C.F. Ramuz ; performed by Diane Berrier (princess), Charlie Butts (soldier), and Glenn-Charles Musagetes (devil), with Jeannie Gilmore, Betsy Heffelfinger, Paul Scardina, Paula Clare, Kim Lincoln, and Gary Palmer.
The Duke on love (ca. 7 min.) / choreography, Shela Xoregos ; music, Duke Ellington, arranged and performed by Mickey Laverine ; set piece, Patrizia von Brandenstein ; performed by Paula Clare.
Discussion of Denishawn dances by Klarna Pinska.
Bach (ca. 5 min.) / choreography, Ted Shawn [originally titled Two-part invention, no. 4], restaged by Klarna Pinska ; music, J.S. Bach ; performed by Diane Berrier, Jeannie Gilmore, Janice Gruber, Paul Scardina, Charlie Butts, and Gary Palmer.
Single scarf dance (ca. 4 min.) / choreography, Klarna Pinska after Doris Humphrey ; performed by Kim Lincoln.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9734
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4429 (former)
Topics
Xoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.)
Genres
Filmed dance
Panel discussions
Notes
Title from information provided by donor.
Performers: Performed by the Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco.
Performers: Introduced by Shela Xoregos, company director.
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal onstage, in rehearsal clothes, in San Francisco, California, in May 1975.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (31 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F549
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12327497
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 45799850-7960-0135-65cc-59b62fe01824
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1975: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9e9c51e6-1a34-44d7-a335-0410ed4e10b0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9e9c51e6-1a34-44d7-a335-0410ed4e10b0

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1975). Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9e9c51e6-1a34-44d7-a335-0410ed4e10b0

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Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco