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Diamond, Dennis

Overview
Works: 373 works in 414 publications in 2 languages and 1,584 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Interviews 
Roles: Director, Producer, Videographer , Editor, Performer, vgd, Author
Classifications: GV1788, 882
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Most widely held works by Dennis Diamond
Euripides' Medea ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in Greek, Ancient and English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This production of the Greek tragedy adheres to the conventions of the ancient theater in its use of masks, mime, stylized movements and the chant-like recitation of lines. Betrayed by her husband Jason and ordered into exile by King Kreon, Medea slays her children and poisons Jason's new bride
The thinking dancer dancing in the center ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program presents an in-depth ballet study of dancing in the center
Basic ballet ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The thinking dancer working at the barre ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
José Limón technique as taught by Daniel Lewis ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
José Limón pioneered a modern dance technique that has become the basis for an entire dance generation. This program presents in-depth instruction in the Limón technique. It details step-by-step progression featuring front and side views of 36 essential exercises
Basic ballet. the Nutcracker pas de deux ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Griff Braun and Johanna Snyder of American Ballet Theatre perform the the Grand Pas de Deux from The Nutcracker. Then ballet teacher Finis Jhung, Braun and Snyder break it down, describing the "nuts and bolts" of each promenade, supported pirouette, and lift
Basic ballet ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two in-depth classes in center floor exercises: Center class "C," turning connecting movements (ca. 53 min.), and Center class "D," turning jumps (ca. 50 min.). Each combination is first described in detail by Finis Jhung, then demonstrated by Johanna Snyder. Jhung provides additional pointers, sometimes illustrated by visual aids, in sections headed "Commentary." At the end of class "D" he offers an extended discussion on finding turnout
The Finis Jhung ballet technique. barrework ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates ballet movements for barrework and centerwork
The Finis Jhung ballet technique. barrework for beginners ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates ballet movements for barrework
The Finis Jhung ballet technique. Intermediate barrework ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This fourth level barrework includes some of the exercises that students identify as a Finis Fix
The art of pointework ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Judy Weiss tells you all about the construction of the pointe shoe and how to find the shoe for you. Ashlee Knapp, now dancing with The New York City Ballet, shows you special foot and ankle strengthening exercises, how to correctly prepare your shoe and foot, and how to tie your ribbons. Finis and Ashlee show you how to do the soft toe work required today. You'll learn to use your weight and energy so that you can roll up and down on pointe with delicate strength and ease, as Ashlee does. Your first steps are the most important, and this video will make sure you put your best foot forward. The music of Scott Killian makes this a magical experience
The Finis Jhung ballet technique ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Demonstrates ballet movements for barrework and centerwork
Jazzdance by Danny Buraczeski end of an era ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary on choreographer Danny Buraczeski and his company Jazzdance through interviews with Buraczeski, company dancers, and others. Includes excerpts from Copland : music and imagination, Swing concerto, Scene unseen, Duet for violin and piano, On my way, Les exiles, Las cuatro estaciones, Freely poetic, True believer, I'm nobody's baby, and Le souvenir
Dance preludes featuring HARRY dance and other works by Senta Driver( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Designed to take the dance enthusiast through the rehearsal process and on to the dance performance. Sentra Driver talks about her company and her dancers perform segments of Video 5000, Missing persons, and Reaches
The world of Alwin Nikolais ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation drawn from 5 multi-media works choreographed by Alwin Nikolais. Nikolais is also seen at work
The world of Alwin Nikolais ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation drawn from four multi-media works choreographed by Alwin Nikolais. Nikolais is also seen at work
José Limón technique by Daniel Lewis( Visual )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
José Limón pioneered a modern dance technique that has become the basis for an entire dance generation. This program presents in-depth instruction in the Limón technique. It details step-by-step progression featuring front and side vies of 36 essential exercises
The world of Alwin Nikolais ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation drawn from six multi-media works by Alwin Nikolais: Gallery (1978), Mechanical organ (1980), Imago (1963), Totem (1960 and revised version, 1983), Tent (1968), and Noumenon (1953). Nikolais is seen at work, in pre-recorded footage, in a preface by Murray Louis, who also introduces each piece
Harry dance and other works by Senta Driver ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Senta Driver discusses her company, Harry, and some of the features of her choreographic style. Included are segments of her works Video 5000, Missing persons, and Reaches
The world of Alwin Nikolais ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Compilation drawn from five multi-media works by Alwin Nikolais: Gallery (1978), Totem (1960), Imago (1963), Blank on blank (1987), and Sanctum (1964). Nikolais is seen at work, in pre-recorded footage, in a preface by Murray Louis, who also introduces each piece
 
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