RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 41102282 LA English T1 Two ecstatic themes : circular descent, pointed ascent A1 Humphrey, Doris,, Stodelle, Ernestine., Smith-Childs, Sarita., Medtner, Nikolay Karlovich,, Malipiero, Gian Francesco,, Reusch, Amy., 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), PB Dance Horizons Video : Distributed by Princeton Book Co., Publ. PP Hightstown, N.J. YR 1997 AB Ernestine Stodelle, a former member of the Humphrey-Weidman Company, coaches Sarita Smith-Childs in Doris Humphrey's Two ecstatic themes, a solo in two parts comprised of Circular descent and Pointed ascent. Stodelle explains her understanding of the double solo and prevides historical context for the work. Segments of the practice sessions are preceded by video clips showing the choreography in performance. A full performance of the work concludes the tape.