skip to content
The call and Breath of fire : coaching, analysis & performance Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The call and Breath of fire : coaching, analysis & performance

Author: Doris HumphreyErnestine StodelleDane RudhyarNina WattAmy ReuschAll authors
Publisher: Hightstown, N.J. : Dance Horizons Video : distributed by Princeton Book Co., Publ., ©1997.
Series: Doris Humphrey legacy.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches Nina Watt in two solos choreographed by Doris Humphrey, The Call and Breath of Fire. Begins with an introduction that explains Stodelle's understanding of the stories behind the dances and her struggle to recreate Humphrey's vision. A full performance of the two solos concludes the tape. Contains archival footage filmed onstage, 1929-1930  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Doris Humphrey; Ernestine Stodelle
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Doris Humphrey; Ernestine Stodelle; Dane Rudhyar; Nina Watt; Amy Reusch; Doris Humphrey Society.; Princeton Book Company.; Momenta Performing Arts Company.; Reusch Dance Video (Firm); National Initiative to Preserve American Dance.; Dance Horizons Video (Firm); Source Experience: Enriching the Humphrey Legacy (Project)
OCLC Number: 41102271
Notes: Title from title frames.
Subtitle from container cover.
Project made possible by a grant from the National Initiative to Preserve American Dance (NIPAD), a project underwritten by the Pew Charitable Trusts and administered at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Credits: Reconstruction, Ernestine Stodelle ; video editor, Amy Reusch ; music, Dane Rudhyar (two pieces from the piano suite First pentagram).
Performer(s): Dancer, Nina Watt ; coach, Ernestine Stodelle ; piano, Vivian Fine.
Event notes: Videotaped in rehearsal at the Doris Humphrey Memorial Theater, Academy of Movement and Music, Oak Park, Ill., in August 4, 1995, and January 3, 1997; and in performance at the Doris Humphrey Memorial Theater on January 4, 1997.
Description: 1 videocassette (64 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Doris Humphrey legacy.
Other Titles: Breath of fire
Responsibility: the National Doris Humphrey Society in collaboration with Princeton Book Company, Publishers, Momenta Performing Arts Company, Ernestine Stodelle and Reusch Dance Video ; choreography by Doris Humphrey (1929 and 1930) ; video director, Amy Reusch.

Abstract:

Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches Nina Watt in two solos choreographed by Doris Humphrey, The Call and Breath of Fire. Begins with an introduction that explains Stodelle's understanding of the stories behind the dances and her struggle to recreate Humphrey's vision. A full performance of the two solos concludes the tape. Contains archival footage filmed onstage, 1929-1930 of Doris Humphrey.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/41102271>
library:oclcnum"41102271"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/41102271>
rdf:typej.2:VHS
rdf:typeschema:Movie
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1777746>
rdf:typeschema:CreativeWork
schema:name"Breath of fire (Choreographic work : Humphrey)"
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
<http://viaf.org/viaf/148158642>
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Source Experience: Enriching the Humphrey Legacy (Project)"
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"1997"
schema:datePublished"1997"
schema:description"Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches Nina Watt in two solos choreographed by Doris Humphrey, The Call and Breath of Fire. Begins with an introduction that explains Stodelle's understanding of the stories behind the dances and her struggle to recreate Humphrey's vision. A full performance of the two solos concludes the tape. Contains archival footage filmed onstage, 1929-1930 of Doris Humphrey."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/26233345>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The call and Breath of fire : coaching, analysis & performance"
schema:name"Breath of fire"
schema:publisher
schema:publisher
schema:url

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.