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Washington, Shelley

Overview
Works: 82 works in 93 publications in 2 languages and 584 library holdings
Genres: Film adaptations  Musical films  Drama  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  History  Televised dance  Filmed performances 
Roles: Dancer, Performer, Interviewee, stm, Author, Restager
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Shelley Washington
 
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The Catherine wheel by Twyla Tharp Dance Foundation( Visual )

3 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An extraordinary choreographic vision of the modern world and modern life taking the martyrdom of Saint Catherine on the wheel as a point of departure. The filmed performance is preceded by an introductory interview with Twyla Tharp and leading members of the troupe
Twyla Tharp: Making Television Dance( Visual )

3 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exploration of the relationship between the complex technology of television and the realm of dance. Highlights a new work entitled Country dances, featuring Twyla Tharp, Tom Rawe, Jennifer Way, Shelley Washington, and Christine Uchida. In this work, which was choreographed especially for television, the camera is treated as a collaborative partner rather than as a simple observer. Also shows Twyla Tharp and Mikhail Baryshnikov rehearsing a work entitled Once more Frank
Dance On( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shelley Washington, a member of the Twyla Tharp Dance Company, discusses Tharp's methods of working, the development of the company during Washington's eight-year association with it, and the career demands of professional dance versus those of more traditional jobs
Eye on dance & the arts( Visual )

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

Guests identify elements of the Tharp style and discuss how it is perceived by ballet dancers
Modernizing ballet : elements of the Tharp style( Visual )

2 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shelley Washington and Richard Colton, former members of the Twyla Tharp Dance Company who followed Tharp to American Ballet Theatre when she became its artistic associate, talk about making the transition from one company to another, and teaching Tharp's repertory to ballet dancers. Gabriela Taub-Darvash, interviewed at Broadway Dance Center, shares her observations of modern and ballet dancers, and is seen teaching class. Frances Becker satirizes ballet and modern dancers
Baker's dozen, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : slides by Herbert Migdoll( Visual )

3 editions published in 1979 and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes slides from a performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music, performed by other dancers than the original cast
Hair by Galt MacDermot( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes one slide featuring a dance scene from the movie
Richard Colton, Shelley Washington( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guests identify elements of the Tharp style and discuss how it is perceived by ballet dancers
Baker's dozen, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : photographic prints( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The golden section, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : photographic prints by Martha Swope( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes photographic prints from the first performance
Simon medley, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : photographic prints by Raymond Kurshal( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes one photographic print probably from the premiere
Baker's dozen, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : photographic prints by Paul B Goode( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes photographs from a studio session for the Vancouver tour, 1982
Simon medley, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : photographic prints( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes photographic rehearsal shots
The Catherine wheel : photographic prints by Herbert Migdoll( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes photographic prints from the performance of the dance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music benefit gala, 1987
Waterbaby bagatelles( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Country dances, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : photographic prints by Lois Greenfield( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes photographic prints from a performance of the dance in Boston, Mass., 1978
The Martha Graham technique( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The one hundreds, performed by Twyla Tharp and Dancers : photographic prints( Visual )

and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes photographic rehearsal shots
 
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