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The Resource Chute : [contact improvisation, 1972-1983], produced by Videoda ; a project of Contact Collaborations, Inc

Chute : [contact improvisation, 1972-1983], produced by Videoda ; a project of Contact Collaborations, Inc

Label
Chute : [contact improvisation, 1972-1983]
Title
Chute
Title remainder
[contact improvisation, 1972-1983]
Statement of responsibility
produced by Videoda ; a project of Contact Collaborations, Inc
Title variation
Fall after Newton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Summary for Fall after Newton: Takes a sweeping look at 11 years of practive of Contact Improvisation by Nancy Stark Smith and initiator, Steve Paxton, from its beginnings in 1972 through sucessive years of performances up to 1983. Selected performance footage traces eleven years of growth in the contact improvisation form of modern dance ; focuses on the development of Nancy Stark Smith as an improvisational dancer
  • Summary for Chute: Documents the 1st Contact Improvisation concert. "Chute" was the first contact improvisation concert. This unique dance form has its origin in improvisation between two dancers or more, and includes dance with acrobatic elements, give and take weight, lifting, playing with rhythm, rolling, falling and flying. Contact improvisation uses elements from release-technique, new dance, martial arts and bodywork
Member of
Cataloging source
CSA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Chute: Camera, Steve Christiansen ; editing, Steve Christiansen, Lisa Nelson, Steve Paxton
  • Fall after Newton: Camera, Steve Christiansen ... [et al.] ; writer, Steve Paxton
Date time place
  • Chute: The first Contact Improvisation demonstrations/installation filmed at John Weber Gallery in New York City, 1972
  • Fall after Newton: Performances from 1972-1983
PerformerNote
  • Chute: Narrator, Steve Paxton ; Dancers, Steve Paxton, Danny Lepkoff, Barbara Dilley, David Woodberry, Laura Chapman, Nancy Stark Smith, Mark Petersen, Emily Siege, Nita Little, Leon Felder, Curt Siddall, Tom Hast, Mary Fulkerson
  • Fall after Newton: Narrator, Steve Paxton ; Dancers, Nancy Stark Smith, Steve Paxton, Alan Ptashek, Curt Siddall, Leon Felder, Daniel Lepkoff, Lisa Nelson ; musician, Colin Walcott
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paxton, Steve
  • Smith, Nancy Stark
  • Contact Collaborations (Firm)
  • Videoda (Firm)
Runtime
32
Series statement
Contact improvisation archive
Series volume
DVD no. 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Improvisation in dance
  • Modern dance
Technique
live action
Label
Chute : [contact improvisation, 1972-1983], produced by Videoda ; a project of Contact Collaborations, Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chute (1979) -- Fall after Newton (1987)
Control code
85481900
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 32 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: Public Performance Rights purchased
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: Public Performance Rights purchased
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Chute : [contact improvisation, 1972-1983], produced by Videoda ; a project of Contact Collaborations, Inc
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chute (1979) -- Fall after Newton (1987)
Control code
85481900
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 32 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: Public Performance Rights purchased
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: Public Performance Rights purchased
Video recording format
DVD

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