Interview with Ruth Page, 1969Additional title: World of Dance (Radio program)
NamesPage, Ruth, 1899-1991 (Interviewee) Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Dance Audio Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1969-08-31
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZTO 5-3012
TopicsPage, Ruth, 1899-1991Chicago Opera Ballet
NotesContent: Title supplied by cataloger.Venue: Recorded for broadcast on World of Dance August 31, 1969 New York (N.Y.)Funding: The conservation and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 11 min.) : polyester, half-track, 7.5 ips. ; 5 in.Sound quality is good. The recording is marred by continual extraneous noise and slight distortion, but the speakers' voices are loud and clear.
DescriptionInterview with Ruth Page conducted by Marian Horosko, at the Russian Tea Room in New York (N.Y.), for broadcast on August 31, 1969 on the series, World of Dance, on radio station WNYC-FM, New York,
Streaming file (approximately 11 minutes). Ruth Page speaks with Marian Horosko, as host, on the radio program World of Dance, about the Chicago Opera Ballet including its regular tours to New York City; the dancers, including Rudolf Nureyev's guest appearances; more on touring; performing in Chicago; the size and composition of the company including the difficulty of finding men for the corps de ballet; her preference for dancers who have danced in New York; her own background; the company's repertoire, in particular, ballets based on operas; the valuable training provided by dancing in operas; modern ballets.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 915393073NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20758447Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c5a1aa60-b90f-0133-2d03-60f81dd2b63c
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