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The American Dance Festival's Dancing in the Light [DVD]

Six Dances By African-American Choreographers
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)

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DVD

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  • DVD 792.808996073 Ame, DVD

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9780769785202


Format: DVD
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)
Title: The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light [DVD] : 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.
Publisher Date: West Long Branch, N.J. : Kultur, c2007.
Subject: African American dance African American dance -- History -- 20th century Modern dance -- United States -- History -- 20th century Choreographers -- United States. Dance, Black -- United States.
Isbn: 9780769785202 0769785204
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Call Number: 792.808996073 Ame
Oclc: 145525240
Upc: 032031425194
Bib Id: 295248

Format: DVD
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)
Title: The American Dance Festival's dancing in the light [DVD] : 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.
Publisher, Date: West Long Branch, N.J. : Kultur, c2007.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: African American dance
Subjects: African American dance -- History -- 20th century
Subjects: Modern dance -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Subjects: Choreographers -- United States.
Subjects: Dance, Black -- United States.
Genre: Dance -- Performance.
Genre: Documentary television programs
Other Author: Dafora, Asadata, 1890-1965
Other Author: Dunham, Katherine
Other Author: Primus, Pearl
Other Author: Beatty, Talley
Other Author: McKayle, Donald, 1930-
Other Author: Jones, Bill T.
Other Author: Reinhart, Charles L.
Other Author: Nimerichter, Jodee
Other Author: Lacy, Madison Davis
Other Author: Diggs, Taye
Other Author: American Dance Festival
Other Author: WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Other Title: Dancing in the light [DVD]
Other Title: Six dances by African-American choreographers [DVD]
Notes: Editor, Girish Bhargava ; camera, Ed Fussell, Ronnie Smith, Tom Hurwitz.
Notes: Narrator, Taye Diggs.
Notes: DVD; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Contents: Ostrich (Awassa astrige) Asadata Dafora (1932) -- Barrelhouse blues (excerpt) Katherine Dunham (1943) -- Strange fruit Pearl Primus (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).
ISBN: 9780769785202
ISBN: 0769785204
Publisher Number: D4251
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Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 792.808996073 Ame
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