Dancing the new stories, 1988-01-26Additional title: Celebration seriesAdditional title: Why dance... because (Choreographic work : Owens)Additional title: Big box (Choreographic work : Lehman)Additional title: We real cool (Choreographic work : Lehman)Additional title: Death of Hamlet (Choreographic work : d'Amboise)Additional title: Other side of the world (Choreographic work : Gennaro)Additional title: Coney Island finale (Choreographic work : d'Amboise)Additional title: National Dance Institute Moving Image Archive
NamesNational Dance Institute (U.S.) (Creator)Charnin, Martin (Composer)Charnin, Martin (Lyricist)Goldsmith, Barbara (Author)Owens, Michael (Choreographer)Haring, Keith (Costume designer)Morrison, Toni (Author)Collins, Judy, 1939- (Composer)Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945 (Adapter)Lehman, Amy (Choreographer)Doctorow, E. L., 1931- (Author)Amram, David (Composer)Kenck, Margaret (Narrator)Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000 (Author)Covello, Stephen (Composer)Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Author)Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 (Composer)Flies, Bernhard (Composer)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Choreographer)Gennaro, Peter, 1919-2000 (Choreographer)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Lyricist)Norris, Lee (Composer)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Speaker)Schwartz, Michael (Videographer)National Dance Institute (U.S.) (Dancer)National Dance Institute (U.S.) (Producer)Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts (Producer)
National Dance Institute Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1988-01-26
Table of ContentsWhy Dance...Because!: music and lyrics, Martin Charnin (adapted from the poem/interview by Barbara Goldsmith); choreography, Michael Owens; costume design, Keith Haring -- The Big Box: poem, Toni Morrison; music, Judy Collins (adapted for ballet by Jerome Kern); choreography, Amy Lehman -- Free Rides of the Planet: poem, E.L. Doctorow; music, David Amram; special guest narrator, Margaret Kenck -- We Real Cool: poem, Gwendolyn Brooks; music, Steve (i.e. Stephen) Covello; choreography, Amy Lehman -- The Death of Hamlet: excerpts from William Shakespeare; music: "Wiegenlied" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; choreography, Jacques d'Amboise -- The Other Side of the World: music and lyrics, Judy Collins (adapted for ballet by Jerome Kern); choreography, Peter Gennaro -- Coney Island Finale: lyrics, Jacques d'Amboise; music: Lee Norris; choreography, Jacques d'Amboise.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3439
TopicsDance for children -- New York (State) -- New YorkPerforming arts and children -- New York (State) -- New York
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Lincoln Center/Meet the Artist and National Dance Institute.Content: Title and additional title from original videocassette case. Statement of responsibility and credits information on video.Acquisition: Gift; Jacques D'Amboise, 2012.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (62 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 904547885NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20547887Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ed0932a0-4aa2-0133-dd9a-60f81dd2b63c
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