Harold Cromer and Bunny Briggs: [excerpts]
NamesCromer, Harold (Dancer)Briggs, Bunny (Dancer)Goldberg, Jane, 1948- (Dancer)Cook, Charles, 1917-1991 (Dancer)Raven, Jackie (Dancer)Jassem, Lynne (Dancer)Nelson, Gilbert (Host)Roberts, Jim (Instrumentalist)Changing Times Tap Dancing Company (Performer)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1981 - 1982
Table of Contents[Drumming and dancing] / performed by Montego Joe and Jane Goldberg -- "It don't mean a thing" / danced by Harold Cromer and Jane Goldberg -- [Excerpts from Old, new, borrowed and bluesy] (ca. 6 min., b&w) / includes "It don't mean a thing," danced by Bunny Briggs ; a duet by Charles "Cookie" Cook and Jane Goldberg ; and "For dancers only," announced by Gilbert Nelson and danced by Jackie Raven, Lynne Jassem, and Jane Goldberg -- [Drumming and dancing] / performed by Jane Goldberg and Montego Joe -- "Spain" / music, Chick Corea ; danced by Jane Goldberg -- "Suzie Q" [and] "Truckin'" / danced by Harold Cromer -- "Breezin' along with the breeze" / danced by Harold Cromer and Jane Goldberg -- [Impressions of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and Shirley Temple] / danced by Harold Cromer and Jane Goldberg -- [Solo] / danced by Stoney, called onstage from the audience -- Shim sham / danced by Jane Goldberg, Harold Cromer, and an unidentified woman.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7492Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5708 (former)
TopicsTap dancingShim sham (Dance)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Title provided by Jane Goldberg.Performers: Danced by Jane Goldberg, Harold Cromer, Bunny Briggs ; dancers in 1981 footage: Charles "Cookie" Cook, Jackie Raven, Lynne Jassem.Performers: Guest artist: Stoney.Performers: Master of ceremonies (?) in 1981 footage: Gilbert Nelson.Performers: Musicians: Montego Joe (percussion), Jim Roberts (piano).Venue: Color footage of a performance, ca. 1982, intercut with ca. 6 min. of b&w footage of a performance of Old, new, borrowed and bluesy, presented at the Bouwerie Lane Theater, New York, in June 1981.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (27 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequence ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F3132NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13873441Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 68fd4590-7b96-0135-9b9c-0c194cbed05e
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