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Jamison, Judith

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Most widely held works by Judith Jamison
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this two-part program, members of Ailey's dance company celebrate his memory by performing three works choreographed by Ailey himself, as well as a special ballet tribute choreographed by Ulysses Dove. Includes biography of Alvin Ailey
Beyond the steps : Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows the extraordinary dancers and renowned choreographers of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater as they do everything it takes to keep modern dance fresh and a legacy alive"--Container
Never stand still( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance in Never Stand Still. Filmed at the iconic Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, this thrilling documentary features amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage
An evening with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents two modern dance performances by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Judith Jamison's Divining, a piece, set to rhythmic drum music, evoking African tribal ritual; and Alvin Ailey's Revelations, which expresses the choreographer's feelings for his roots in the South
Africa by Herb Ritts( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carmen & Geoffrey( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An intimate and revealing documentary that follows the careers of Carmen de Lavallade, a dynamic dancer and choreographer from California, and her husband Geoffrey Holder, an actor, dancer, choreographer, and theater director. Filmed in the United States, Trinidad, and Paris, and featuring interviews and dance performances with legends such as Alvin Alley, Herbert Ross, Lester Horton, Joe Layton, Duke Ellington, and Josephine Baker
Ailey dances by Alvin Ailey( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ballet performance by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and other musical performances
Judith Jamison : segment from 1990( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1990 video from MacNeil-Lehrer Productions is an interview with Judith Jamison conducted by Charlayne Hunter-Gault
PBS NewsHour : Interview with Judith Jamison( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a 2010 interview with Judith Jamison
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A combining of two programs, featuring four short compositions performed by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, with an introduction by Alvin Ailey
Duke Ellington's Sophisticated ladies : original Broadway cast recording by Duke Ellington( Recording )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Never stand still : dancing at Jacob's pillow( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary dancers and choreographers Merce Cunningham, Paul Taylor, Suzanne Farrell, Mark Morris, Judith Jamison, and Bill Irwin appear alongside new innovators to reveal the passion, discipline, and daring of the world of dance. Featured are amazing performances by world-renowned dancers interwoven with intimate interviews, behind-the-scenes insights, and rare archival footage
Duke Ellington's Sophisticated ladies : original Broadway cast by Duke Ellington( Recording )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this two-part program, members of Ailey's dance company celebrate his memory by performing three works choreographed by Ailey himself, as well as a special ballet tribute choreographed by Ulysses Dove
Josephs Legende by Richard Strauss( Visual )

26 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A film of the ballet production, depicting the Old Testament story of Joseph in Potiphar's house
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Judith Jamison( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancer and choreographer Judith Jamison was born on May 10, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. At the age of six, Jamison began taking lessons with the Judimar School of Dance in Philadelphia. After a brief stint at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, Jamison returned to Philadelphia in 1964 to study dance and kinesiology at what is now the University of the Arts. In 1964, Jamison earned critical acclaim for her work with the American Ballet Theatre. A year later, Jamison joined the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (AAADT). In 1971, she received international recognition for her performance of Cry, a solo piece written by Ailey in honor of African American women and mothers. In 1980, Jamison debuted on Broadway, where she performed in Sophisticated Ladies with Gregory Hines. Jamison took over as artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater following Ailey's death in 1989. She retired in 2011 as artistic director emerita
Duke Ellington's Sophisticated ladies by Duke Ellington( Recording )

4 editions published between 1981 and 1992 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Ailey American dance theater : beyond the steps( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Get a rare backstage look at one of America's oldest modern dance companies at a defining moment in its history as it settles into its own permanent home and training facility in New York City
Alvin Ailey : memories and visions( Visual )

6 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents selections from the major works of choreographer Alvin Ailey as performed by his City Center Dance Theater to background music ranging from modern blues to classical music to traditional spirituals. The choreography is a reflection of the many varied influences in Alvin Ailey's life, influences that are both seen and felt through the vivid performance of the company, which includes the world-renowned artist Judith Jamison
A hymn for Alvin Ailey : based on the ballet "Hymn"( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, this one hour special incorporates archival footage and interviews with friends and family to tell the story of a man who transformed the experience of his life and his culture to become a trailblazer of American modern dance."--Container
 
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Jamison, Judith Ann.

Judith Jamison American dancer

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Judith Jamison chorégraphe et danseuse

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English (131)

German (7)

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