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The Resource The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light : six dances by African-American choreographers, Executive producer, Charles L. Reinhart ; producer, Jodee Nimerichter ; director and writer, Madison Davis Lacy ; a production of the American Dance Festival in association with Thirteen/WNET New York

The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light : six dances by African-American choreographers, Executive producer, Charles L. Reinhart ; producer, Jodee Nimerichter ; director and writer, Madison Davis Lacy ; a production of the American Dance Festival in association with Thirteen/WNET New York

Label
The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light : six dances by African-American choreographers
Title
The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light
Title remainder
six dances by African-American choreographers
Statement of responsibility
Executive producer, Charles L. Reinhart ; producer, Jodee Nimerichter ; director and writer, Madison Davis Lacy ; a production of the American Dance Festival in association with Thirteen/WNET New York
Title variation
  • Dancing in the light
  • Six dances by African-American choreographers
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The American Dance Festival presents Dancing in the Light presents a one-hour modern dance television program showcasing 6 historic dance compositions by African American choreographers. All of the dances were originally recorded for the Emmy Award-winning series Free to Dance, a three-hour documentary that aired on PBS in 2001 as part of the Great Performances: Dance in America series. Dancing in the Light features six dances in their entirety or in the case of one work, a complete section. --Kultur web site (www.kulturfilms.com)
Cataloging source
N$V
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Girish Bhargava ; camera, Ed Fussell, Ronnie Smith, Tom Hurwitz
LC call number
GV1782.6
LC item number
.A44 2007
PerformerNote
Narrator, Taye Diggs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1965
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dafora, Asadata
  • Dunham, Katherine
  • Primus, Pearl
  • Beatty, Talley
  • McKayle, Donald
  • Jones, Bill T
  • Reinhart, Charles L
  • Nimerichter, Jodee
  • Lacy, Madison Davis
  • Diggs, Taye
  • American Dance Festival
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Runtime
57
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • African American dance
  • African American dance
  • Modern dance
  • Choreographers
  • Dance, Black
Technique
live action
Label
The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light : six dances by African-American choreographers, Executive producer, Charles L. Reinhart ; producer, Jodee Nimerichter ; director and writer, Madison Davis Lacy ; a production of the American Dance Festival in association with Thirteen/WNET New York
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1943)
  • Mourner's bench
  • Talley Beatty
  • (1947)
  • Rainbow 'round my shoulder
  • Donald Mc Kayle
  • (1959)
  • D-Man in the waters, section 1
  • Bill T. Jones
  • (1989)
  • Ostrich (Awassa astrige)
  • Asadata Dafora
  • (1932)
  • Barrelhouse blues (excerpt)
  • Katherine Dunham
  • (1943)
  • Strange fruit
  • Pearl Primus
Control code
1094104
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Isbn
9780769785202
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031425194
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
D4251
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1094104
  • (Sirsi) 1094104
  • (OCoLC)145525240
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light : six dances by African-American choreographers, Executive producer, Charles L. Reinhart ; producer, Jodee Nimerichter ; director and writer, Madison Davis Lacy ; a production of the American Dance Festival in association with Thirteen/WNET New York
Publication
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (1943)
  • Mourner's bench
  • Talley Beatty
  • (1947)
  • Rainbow 'round my shoulder
  • Donald Mc Kayle
  • (1959)
  • D-Man in the waters, section 1
  • Bill T. Jones
  • (1989)
  • Ostrich (Awassa astrige)
  • Asadata Dafora
  • (1932)
  • Barrelhouse blues (excerpt)
  • Katherine Dunham
  • (1943)
  • Strange fruit
  • Pearl Primus
Control code
1094104
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Isbn
9780769785202
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031425194
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
D4251
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1094104
  • (Sirsi) 1094104
  • (OCoLC)145525240
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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