Interview with Ernst Uthoff, and, Evaluation of the Chilean National Ballet by P.W. Manchester, and, Interview with Harvey Lichtenstein, 1964 and 1965

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Interview with Ernst Uthoff, and, Evaluation of the Chilean National Ballet by P.W. Manchester, and, Interview with Harvey Lichtenstein, 1964 and 1965
Additional title: Interview with P.W. Manchester
Additional title: Interview with Harvey Lichtenstein
Names
Uthoff, Ernst (Interviewee)
Horosko, Marian (Interviewer)
Lichtenstein, Harvey (Interviewee)
Manchester, P. W. (Phyllis Winifred) (Commentator)
Reiss, Alvin H (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1964 - 1965
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 10-3020
Topics
Uthoff, Ernst
Manchester, P. W. (Phyllis Winifred)
Lichtenstein, Harvey
Cohen, Frederic A., 1901-1967
Chilean National Ballet
Ford Foundation
Green table (Choreographic work : Jooss)
Carmina burana (Choreographic work : Uthoff, E)
Performing arts -- Management
Genres
Radio interviews
Interviews
Radio programs
Notes
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded for broadcast on radio station WNYC-FM for its program World of Dance 1964 and 1965 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.
Content: Streaming file (approximately first 20:38 minutes). [Music and introductory remarks by unidentified announcer.] Marian Horosko introduces her guest Ernst Uthoff, a director of the Chilean National Ballet, and speaks briefly about the Jooss Ballet and Kurt Jooss's ballet The green table [a recorded excerpt of Frederic A. Cohen's music for The green table is played followed by Horosko's brief comments on the excerpt]; Ernst Uthoff speaks with Horosko about his role in the founding of the Chilean National Ballet; The green table and Kurt Jooss; the collaboration between Jooss and Frederic A. Cohen; Uthoff''s efforts to preserve The green table in accordance with Jooss's original work; notation as compared with film as tools for reconstructing a work.
Content: Streaming file (from approximately 20:40 minutes to 38:45 minutes). P.W. Manchester gives her evaluation of the Chilean National Ballet's recent performances at the New York State Theater [now the David H. Koch Theater], including her thoughts on Ernst Uthoff's work Carmina Burana; her approval of the clear delineation between male and female roles on stage; her critique of The green table including its status as a unique dance work; her gratitude to Uthoff for having brought this work, as Jooss created it, to New York [a recorded excerpt from Frederic A. Cohen's music for The green table is played]; Horosko introduces Alvin H. Reiss, her co-host.
Content: Streaming file (from approximately 38:46 minutes to 53:31 minutes). Alvin H. Reiss introduces his guest Harvey Lichtenstein; Lichtenstein speaks about his position as a Ford Foundation management intern with the New York City Ballet including his background in dance; the qualities a manager ideally should have; what he does as a management intern at New York City Ballet; his belief that this kind of internship is excellent preparation for a professional management position in the arts; creating a budget as the most difficult problem for a manager. [Closing remarks and announcements by Marian Horosko followed by music and closing remarks by an unidentified announcer].
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 54 min.) : 1acetate, half-track, 7.5 ips. ; 0 in.
Sound quality is good.
Description
Interview with Ernst Uthoff conducted by Marian Horosko (approximately 21 minutes) and evaluation by P.W. Manchester of the Chilean National Ballet including its performance of The green table (approximately five minutes) and interview with Harvey Lichtenstein conducted by Alvin H. Reiss (approximately 11 minutes), for broadcast on radio station WNYC-FM, New York, on its series World of Dance, in 1964 (Uthoff and Manchester) and 1965 (Lichtenstein and closing remarks and announcements.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 919151818
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20781988
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fab7b2c0-b916-0133-b19d-60f81dd2b63c
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Ernst Uthoff, and, Evaluation of the Chilean National Ballet by P.W. Manchester, and, Interview with Harvey Lichtenstein" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1964 - 1965. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fe1f9cb0-b916-0133-c52e-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Ernst Uthoff, and, Evaluation of the Chilean National Ballet by P.W. Manchester, and, Interview with Harvey Lichtenstein" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fe1f9cb0-b916-0133-c52e-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1964 - 1965). Interview with Ernst Uthoff, and, Evaluation of the Chilean National Ballet by P.W. Manchester, and, Interview with Harvey Lichtenstein Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fe1f9cb0-b916-0133-c52e-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Ernst Uthoff, and, Evaluation of the Chilean National Ballet by P.W. Manchester, and, Interview with Harvey Lichtenstein