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The Search for Nijinsky's Rite of Spring

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A documentary on Millicent Hodson's and Kenneth Archer's attempts to recreate the original choreography by Vasclav Nijinsky and original sets and costumes by Nicholas Roerich for the original production in 1913 of Igor Stravinsky's ballet, The rite of spring. The full reconstructed ballet, Sacre du printemps = The rite of spring : pictures of pagan Russia in two acts (Joffrey Ballet ; Orchestra of the National Theatre, Prague ; Allan Lewis, conductor) follows the documentary.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Garth Fagan's Griot New York

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Following brief interviews with Garth Fagan and Wynton Marsalis, the program includes a complete performance of Griot New York. The concept of a griot, a West African storyteller who keeps the cultural heritage of a people alive, is used to depict the non-European culture of New York City, and particularly the African and Caribbean backgrounds of some of its residents.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
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Nureyev and the Joffrey Ballet in Tribute to Nijinsky

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VHS
1998; 1981
Ivy (By Request)
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Choreography by Balanchine

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A collection of selected Balanchine ballets.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Variety & Virtuosity: American Ballet Theatre Now

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A documentary of the American Theatre Ballet. Includes interviews with individual members and performances by the ballet, which include excerpts from Sleeping beauty, Swan Lake, The leaves are fading, Cruel world, Remanso, Romeo and Juliet, Don Quixote and Bruch's violin concerto no. 1.
DVD
2002; 1998
Clemons (Stacks)
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Pilobolus Dance Theatre

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Documentary on the formation of Pilobolus and performances by the company.
VHS
1998; 1977
Ivy (By Request)
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Event for Television

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Dances from the repertory of choreographer Merce Cunningham and his dance company, created from 1952 to 1977. The dances present images of human beings moving in different ways which give each viewer a natural and individual impression. The music and dance act as separate identities which coexist much as do sight and sound in daily life.
VHS
1977
Ivy (By Request)
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Paul Taylor's Speaking in Tongues

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Laserdisc
1992; 1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Choreography by Balanchine: Part 1

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George Balanchine's choreography is illustrated by lengthy excerpts from his ballets, danced by members of the New York City Ballet.
VHS
1977
Ivy (By Request)
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Baryshnikov by Tharp: With American Ballet Theatre

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Three ballets choreographed by Twyla Tharp that tell no story but are full of the vitality, daring, intelligence, and emotional depth that a great dancer possesses. Tharp's approach is personal, radical, and contemporary, and she combines this vision with the classsical artist's regard for form and technique to bring the viewer a memorable record of one of the greatest dancers of our era.
VHS
1984
Ivy (By Request)
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Beyond the Mainstream

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Explores the non-traditional modern dance trends through interviews with and excerpts from the work of choreographers Trisha Brown, David Gordon, Steve Paxton, Yvonne Rainier and Kei Takei.
VHS
1980
Ivy (By Request)
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Garth Fagan's Griot New York

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Following brief interviews with Garth Fagan and Wynton Marsalis, the program includes a complete performance of Griot New York. The concept of a griot, a West African storyteller who keeps the cultural heritage of a people alive, is used to depict the non-European culture of New York City, and particularly the African and Caribbean backgrounds of some of its residents.
Laserdisc
1995
Ivy (By Request)
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Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Beyond the Steps

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Get a rare backstage look at one of America's oldest modern dance companies at a defining moment in its history as it settles into its own permanent home and training facility in New York City.
DVD
2007; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Martha Graham Dance Company

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DVD
2014; 1998
Clemons (Stacks)