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Time to Dance, A; Time to Dance, A

Directed by Greg Harney Approximate date: 1960


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Series
Time to Dance, A
Program
Time to Dance, A
Program Number

101

Series Description

Program description: With Martha Myers; assistant professor at Smith College, produced by Jac Venza; directed by Greg Harney; featuring Roberto Ximemez - Manalo Vargas Ballet Espagnol; Melissa Haydn; Jacques d’Amboise; Daniel Nagrin; Maria Alba; Emilio Bonet; Sylvia Marshall

Series of nine programs related to three major dance forms: Modern; Ballet; and Ethnic. An authoritative commentator and distinguished dancers explain and illustrate each dance form and tell how it is related to other art forms and to the culture which produced it. Greg Harney directed the first program, if not the series. Program One: A Time To Dance Program Two: Classical Ballet Program Three: Invention In Dance Program Four: A Choreographer At Work Program Five: The Language Of Dance Program Six: Great Performances In Dance Program Seven: Modern Ballet Program Eight: Ethnic Dance Program Nine: Dance: A Reflection Of Our Time C. 1959 Series release date: 1959

Program Description

Series description: Series of nine programs related to three major dance forms: Modern; Ballet; and Ethnic. An authoritative commentator and distinguished dancers explain and illustrate each dance form and tell how it is related to other art forms and to the culture which produced it. Greg Harney directed the first program, if not the series. Program One: A Time To Dance Program Two: Classical Ballet Program Three: Invention In Dance Program Four: A Choreographer At Work Program Five: The Language Of Dance Program Six: Great Performances In Dance Program Seven: Modern Ballet Program Eight: Ethnic Dance Program Nine: Dance: A Reflection Of Our Time C. 1959

Duration

00:32:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Educational
Topics
Dance
Performing Arts
Creators
Venza, Jac (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Time to Dance, A; Time to Dance, A,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_90DD97F4FA8147CA851020FAEF2A5116.
MLA: “Time to Dance, A; Time to Dance, A.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_90DD97F4FA8147CA851020FAEF2A5116>.
APA: Time to Dance, A; Time to Dance, A. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_90DD97F4FA8147CA851020FAEF2A5116
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