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Manuel Alum lecture-demonstration [excerpt]

Author: Manuel Alum
Publisher: 1979.
Edition/Format:   Video : Videocassette : NTSC color broadcast system : U-matic   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Speaking through a Japanese interpreter, Manuel Alum discusses the formative influences on his career as dancer and choreographer, including his Puerto Rican background, his childhood attraction to flying and risk-taking, and his initial desire to become a painter. He talks about Sybil Shearer, who inspired him to become a dancer; his studies at the Graham school in New York prior to joining the Paul Sanasardo  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dance
Educational/cultural films and programs
Video
Named Person: Manuel Alum; Manuel Alum
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Manuel Alum
OCLC Number: 34400426
Notes: Title from information provided by donor.
Performer(s): Lecturer: Manuel Alum.
Event notes: Videotaped in performance at the American Center, Tokyo, Japan, on July 3, 1979.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sd., b&w NTSC ; 3/4 in. (U-matic)

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Speaking through a Japanese interpreter, Manuel Alum discusses the formative influences on his career as dancer and choreographer, including his Puerto Rican background, his childhood attraction to flying and risk-taking, and his initial desire to become a painter. He talks about Sybil Shearer, who inspired him to become a dancer; his studies at the Graham school in New York prior to joining the Paul Sanasardo company as principal dancer, choreographer, and assistant artistic director; and his decision to form his own company. He then shares his thoughts on the nature of dance and its appeal, his approach to choreography, and his artistic goals. The dance demonstration which followed is not included on this tape.

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