National Dance Institute presents Other Side of My World: A Summer Institute Performance, 1993-07-27

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National Dance Institute presents Other Side of My World: A Summer Institute Performance, 1993-07-27
Additional title: National Dance Institute Moving Image Archive
Additional title: Coming to America (Choreographic work : d'Amboise)
Additional title: Other side of my world (Choreographic work : Gennaro)
Additional title: We real cool (Choreographic work : Lehman)
Additional title: Shamil's dance (Choreographic work : Shamil')
Additional title: Viva spaghetti (Choreographic work : Klinger)
Additional title: Kokioko learns to dance (Choreographic work : d'Amboise)
Additional title: God bless America (Choreographic work : d'Amboise)
National Dance Institute (U.S.) (Creator)
Diamond, Neil (Composer)
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Kristy (Dancer)
Collins, Judy, 1939- (Lyricist)
Collins, Judy, 1939- (Composer)
Gennaro, Peter, 1919-2000 (Choreographer)
Tolbert, Jovita (Dancer)
Brill, Alison (Dancer)
Kianes, Genell Marie (Dancer)
Reich, Vanessa (Dancer)
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000 (Author)
Covello, Steve (Composer)
Matlock, Norman (Narrator)
Staton, Dakota (Singer)
Lehman, Amy (Choreographer)
Edel, Charlie (Dancer)
Gordon, Alisha (Dancer)
Hipkens, Sarah (Dancer)
Tirado, Evan (Dancer)
Williams, Steven (Dancer)
Winfield, Michael (Dancer)
Wong, Kimberly (Dancer)
Ebrettingze, D (Dancer)
I͡Agudin, Shamil (Choreographer)
Loewy, Ray (Composer)
Vonnegut, Kurt (Author)
Weinstein, Ellen (Choreographer)
Kassin, Jason S (Narrator)
Ponzio, Frank (Arranger)
Silverstein, Shel (Author)
Klinger, Lori (Choreographer)
Gibbs, Andrea (Costume designer)
Lee, Matthew (Dancer)
Hikpens, Sarah (Narrator)
Williams, Steven (Narrator)
Baum, Art (Lyricist)
Baum, Art (Composer)
Davis, Susan (Composer)
Straus, Tracy (Choreographer)
Kirkwood, Neal (Composer)
Amram, David (Composer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Speaker)
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 (Composer)
Korman, Jerome (Arranger)
National Dance Institute (U.S.) (Dancer)
New Paltz Dancers (Dancer)
Santos, Tim (Director)

National Dance Institute Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993-07-27
Table of Contents
Coming to America (4 min.): music, Neil Diamond; choreography, Jacques d'Amboise; soloist, Kristy Cunningham; dancers, Logan Institute dancers. |||| Other Side of My World (5 min.): music and lyrics, Judy Collins; choreography, Peter Gennaro; soloists, Jovita Tolbert, Alison Brill, Genell Marie Kianes, and Vanessa Reich; dancers, selected dancers. |||| We Real Cool (8 min.): poem, Gwendolyn Brooks; music, Steve Covello; narrator, Norman Matlock; vocalist, Dakota Staton; choreography, Amy Lehman; dancers, Charlie Edel, Alisha Gordon, Sarah Hipkens; Evan Tirado, Steven Williams, Michael Winfield, and Kimberly Wong. |||| Shamil's Dance (4 min.): music, D. Ebrettingze; choreography, Shamil Yagudin; dancers, selected dancers. |||| Iceland (8 min.): music, Ray Loewy; text, Kurt Vonnegut; choreography, Ellen Weinstein; narrator, Jason S. Kassin; mother, Alisha Gordon; children, selected dancers. |||| Viva! Spaghetti (4 min.): music, Traditional/arranged by Frank Ponzio; poem, Shel Silverstein; choreography, Lori Klinger; costume design, Andrea Gibbs; soloist, Matthew Lee; narrators, Sarah Hipkens and Steven Williams; dancers, selected dancers. |||| Kokioko Learns to Dance (16 min.): music and lyrics, Art Baum and Susan Davis based on a Haitian folk tale; choreography, Jacques d'Amboise with Tracy Straus; dancers, New Paltz Dancers. |||| 1994 Event of the Year Preview (18 min.): music selections, Neal Kirkwood, David Amram, and Igor Stravinsky; choreography, Jacques d'Amboise; dancers, Logan Summer Institute Dancers; introductory remarks by d'Amboise. |||| God Bless America (9 min.): music and lyrics, Irving Berlin/arranged by Jerome Korman; choreography, Jacques d'Amboise; dancers, Entire Cast.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4283
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Credits from program included with Archival Original.
Performers: Monica Acevedo, Sarah Bellovin-Weiss, Eli Bernstein, India Branch, Javon Brewster, Alison Brill, Megan Burke, Tyshea Burrows, Pascale Cardozo, Steven Castillo, Alexandria Chan, Elizabeth Chan, Samantha Chan, Trudy Chan, Tiffany Crooks, Edward Crumley, Kristy Cunningham, Katherine d'Andrea, Wei Jia Dai, Rodrigo DeSouza, Priscilla DiStasio, Charlie Edel, Nicole Eisenman, Alba Iris Estevez, Gene Fowler, Sonja Fowler, Austrin Garcia, Kazia Garcia, Vanessa Garcia, Joey Gasis, Heather Giesa, Alisha Gordon, Ariana Hellerman, Sarah Hipkens, Turquiose Jones, Genell Marie Kianes, Stephanie Kolin, Kara Kwiatkowski, Marie Lanier, Jessica Lee, Matthew Lee, Alfred Leung, Wei Feng Li, John Magual, Leah Martin, Ryan McCormack, Thomas McCormack, John McKay, Silvia Mulosmanaj, Diedre-Ann Nelson, Casey Noblett, Cassidy Noblett, Tabitha Ocasio, Jennifer Piazza, Judith Piazza, Aaron Pisano, Octavia Powell, Vanessa Reich, Alisa Reyes, Tiffany Richards, Paula Rivera, Shakira Roberts, Anthony Rue, Ilena Sanger, Vinny Shim, Nikolai Shorr, Taryn Simpson, Stephanie Situ, Anna Siu, Catrin Solis, Melissa Soquite, Marc Soriano, Jamie Staton, Viva Stefanishin, Victoria Tam, Chavondra Taylor, Jerome K. Thompson Jr., Evan Tirado, Jovita Tolbert, Vanessa Vasquez, Tiffany Wells, Matthew Williams, Steven Williams, Dana Wilson, Michael Winfield, Kimberly Wong, Min Yi Wong, Reggie Yu, Marlon Zaphyrin, Logan Summer Institute Dancers ; Summer Allen, Amy Aragon, Jennifer Arnold, Anne Brensley, Anne Conger, Colleen DiValentino, Linda Hamberger, Jessica Lasher, Kelin Long, Matt Mironchik, Carrie Patch, Lucas Philips, Aiko Pletch, Patrick Powers, Andrea Reed, John Sarrubi, Leah Stonitsch, Rebecca Talutto, Christina Tantillo, Tovah Walters-Gidseg, New Paltz Dancers.
Venue: Recorded July 27, 1993 Cooper-Hewitt National Museum of Design Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden, New York City.
Acquisition: Gift; Jacques D'Amboise, 2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (76 min) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 930299492
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20843783
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b26c25b0-a9cd-0133-2eba-60f81dd2b63c
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National Dance Institute presents Other Side of My World