An Evening with Bertram Ross: A Solo Performance of Dance/Drama, 1984 OctoberAdditional title: Gordon Craig (Choreographic work : Ross)Additional title: Vanya: Three Pastels (Choreographic work : Ross)Additional title: Noah (Choreographic work : Ross)Additional title: Carlos Among the Candles (Choreographic work : Ross)Additional title: Three Shakespeare Sketches (Choreographic work : Ross)
NamesRoss, Bertram, 1920- (Choreographer)Ross, Bertram, 1920- (Performer)Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966 (Author of dialog)Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 (Author of dialog)Obey, André, 1892-1975 (Author of dialog)Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955 (Author of dialog)Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Author of dialog)Wallowitch, John (Performer)Smith, Michael B. (Michael Bradley), 1940- (Set designer)Townsend, Jane (Costume designer)Riverside Dance Festival (Presenter)
Bertram Ross Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 1984-10-18 - 1984-10-21
Table of ContentsGordon Craig (1982) (18 min.) / text, Gordon Craig ; performed by Bertram Ross. |||| Vanya: Three Pastels (1980) (8 min.) / piano, John Wallowitch ; text, Anton Chekov (Uncle Vanya) ; performed by Bertram Ross. |||| Noah (1983) (22 min.) / text, Andre Obey (Noah) ; performed by Bertram Ross. |||| Carlos Among the Candles (1982) (18 min.) / decor, Michael Smith ; text, Wallace Stevens (Carlos among the Candles) ; performed by Bertram Ross. |||| Three Shakespeare Sketches (World Premiere) [ends abruptly toward the end of second sketch] (7 min.) / costumes, Jane Townsend ; piano, John Wallowitch ; performed by Bertram Ross.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2671
TopicsRoss, Bertram, 1920-
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Bertram Ross ; presented by The Riverside Dance Festival.Date: This performance took place on October 18-21, 1984 at 8 pm.Performers: Performer, Bertram Ross ; special guest, John Wallowitch.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Riverside Church Theater, at The Riverside Dance Festival, New York, N.Y. 1984 October.Original version: Original format: 1 BetamaxAcquisition: Gift; William Prensky; 2009.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betamax II) (76 min.) ; sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20230729Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9e3b0040-e876-0131-1118-3c075448cc4b
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