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Weidman, Charles

Overview
Works: 245 works in 316 publications in 1 language and 2,715 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Biographies  Filmed dance  Internet videos  History  Biographical films  Dance films  Short films  Educational films 
Roles: Choreographer, Interviewee, Author, Dancer, Other, Conductor, Director, Depicted
Classifications: AE5, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Weidman
Charles Weidman, on his own by Charles Weidman( Visual )

7 editions published between 1990 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the career of modern dance pioneer Charles Weidman from his roots in Lincoln, Neb., to his beginnings with Denishawn, his association with Doris Humphreys, and the Weidman Theatre Dance Company. The basics of the Humphrey-Weidman technique are explained and demonstrated. Contains historical footage of Weidman performing with Humphrey, speaking about his work, teaching a class in kinetic pantomime. Full performance of Lynchtown and excerpts from On My Mother's Side, Flickers, Brahms Waltzes and Christmas Oratorio included
With my red fires( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With my red fires (1936) and New dance (1935) are parts of a trilogy the general theme of which is human relationships. They are performed here by a company especially assembled by the American Dance Festival in 1972 to honor Doris Humphrey."--Container
New dance( Visual )

3 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A record film (single, fixed camera) of the 1972 reconstruction of Doris Humphrey's modern dance classic, originally done in 1935
Flickers by Cyril Coke( Visual )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany spoof of silent movie conventions and clichés choreographed in 1941 by Charles Weidman, the performance was directed by Weidman and filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972. The first film on this tape is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a record version of the same performance showing the entire stage
The New Dance Group gala concert : a retrospective 1930s-1970s( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Dance Group (ca. 1993) recreates 18 dances originally performed by the Group from 1934-1979. Each dance includes an introduction, usually by the original choreographers
Modern dance by Virginia Stewart( Book )

5 editions published between 1935 and 1970 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flickers : full stage : speaking of dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany spoof of silent movie conventions and clichés choreographed in 1941 by Charles Weidman, the performance was directed by Weidman and filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972. The first film on this tape is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a record version of the same performance showing the entire stage
Flickers (introduction) : speaking of dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flickers : Edited version : speaking of dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany spoof of silent movie conventions and clichés choreographed in 1941 by Charles Weidman, the performance was directed by Weidman and filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972. The first film on this tape is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a record version of the same performance showing the entire stage
Flickers (1941)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany spoof of silent movie conventions and clichés choreographed in 1941 by Charles Weidman, the performance was directed by Weidman and filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972. The first film on this disc is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a record version of the same performance showing the entire stage. Transferred from the original 16 millimeter color film
Flickers( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a brief introduction to Charles Weidman and his dance accomplishments, presents Weidman's 1972 reconstruction of his dance Flickers (a silent movie spoof 'in four reels' choreographed in 1941) danced by the American Dance Festival Repertory Company, at Connecticut College
With my red fires and New dance : two masterpieces of modern choreography by Doris Humphrey( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records performances of Doris Humphrey's 1935 dance New Dance and 1936 dance With my red shoes. The dances are set to music by Wallingford Riegger, and are performed by the repertory company of the 1972 American Dance Festival
On his own by Virginia Brooks( Visual )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Dance Group gala concert : an historic retrospective of New Dance Group presentations 1930's-1970's( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrospective performance of sample works by major modern dance choreographers of the New Dance Group. Each work is preceded by a brief pre-recorded statement by the choreographer or an associate
Interview with Charles Weidman by Charles Weidman( Recording )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Weidman describes his method of giving a class
Charles Weidman : Flickers (1941)( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A zany spoof of silent movie conventions and clichés choreographed in 1941 by Charles Weidman, the performance was directed by Weidman and filmed at the American Dance Festival in 1972. The first film on this disc is an edited version with close-ups and the second is a recorded version of the same performance showing the entire stage. Transferred from the original 16 millimeter color film
Dance: four pioneers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1966 and 1979 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces four major choreographers--Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Hanya Holt--who revolted against the conventions of ballet to produce American modern dance. Employs film clips and still photographs taken in 1934 to show the dancers and their teachers during the beginning days at Mount Bennington College. Each choreographer explains his view of the meaning dance should have within the arts. Includes a full production of Doris Humphrey's Passacaglia by the American Dance Theatre at Lincoln Center in 1965
Bennington School of the Dance, 1938, Fifth annual session( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Candid footage and dance excerpts, including demonstrations of various modern dance techniques, filmed in open air settings at Bennington School of the Dance and environs. The faculty and staff of the 1938 session comprised Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Hanya Holm, all of whom were in residence for the full session. Norman Lloyd was the musical director, and Arch Lauterer the designer of the festival production
Four pioneers( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces four major choreographers--Martha Graham, Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Hanya Holt--who revolted against the conventions of ballet to produce American modern dance
 
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Charles Weidman Ameerika Ühendriikide koreograaf

Charles Weidman American choreographer

Charles Weidman Amerikaans choreograaf (1901-1975)

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English (98)