[Peach and Plum Cup of Chinese Dance]
NamesPeking School of Dancing
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1985
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Cassette 1. Male solo: A song on the Parmir grassland. Pas de deux: Parting at the first married night. Male solo: A song from a revolutionary "prisoner." Female solo: Tang Dynasty's Princess Zhao-jun married to Tibetan king. - Cassette 2: Part II. Female pas de trois: Warring drums on the Golden Mountain. Pas de deux: Under the moonlight (Sichuang province) Female solo: Happiness (Inner Mongolia) Male solo: Seed of fire. Pas deux: King Xian Yu bids farewell to his concubine Yü. Male solo: Green pride (Inner Mongolia) Pas de trois: Drum dance in prosperous Beijing. - Cassette 3: Part III. Prize winners.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7946Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1585 (former)
TopicsDance -- Competitions -- ChinaDance -- China
Genrestwo-dimensional moving image
NotesVideotaped in Beijing, China in August, 1985 at the Beijing Workers' Cultural Palace during the final competition of the adult division of the First Peach and Plum Cup of Chinese Dance. Co-sponsored by the Beijing Dance Academy, Chinese Dance Artists Association, Artistic Education Bureau of the Ministry of Culture of China, and Central China Television.Comprises 12 compositions selected from 57 dancers who appeared in the third round of the competition. The finalists were from the Beijing Dance Academy, Sichuan Provincial Song and Dance Theater, All-China Army Song and Dance Ensemble, Shenyang Army Song and Dance Ensemble, Beijing Army Song and Dance Company, and the Central Institute of Nationalities.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 3 streaming video files (PAL) (130 min.) :sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY887021702-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166275Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a0352c0-8cd8-0135-2eb5-083f2f03804e
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