Xoregos Performing Company of San FranciscoAdditional title: Two part invention, no 4 (Choreographic work : Shawn)
NamesXoregos, 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)
Shela Xoregos Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1975-05
Table of ContentsL'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 locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9734Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4429 (former)
TopicsXoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.)
GenresFilmed dancePanel discussionsFilmed performances
NotesTitle 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 DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (31 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F549NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12327497Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 45799850-7960-0135-65cc-59b62fe01824
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