WorldCat Identities

Sokolow, Anna

Overview
Works: 275 works in 375 publications in 2 languages and 2,961 library holdings
Genres: Nonfiction films  Short films  Interviews  Documentary films  Biography  Biographical films  Filmed dance  Dance films  Nonfiction television programs  Drama 
Roles: Choreographer, Interviewee, Author, Dancer, Performer, Contributor, Director, Speaker
Classifications: GV1783, 793.32
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anna Sokolow
Anna Sokolow, choreographer by Anna Sokolow( Visual )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2008 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and career of Anna Sokolow, traced through photos and film clips. Includes footage of studio work with a dancer for Sokolow's work, Rooms, and interviews with Sokolow
Anna Sokolow Speaking of dance( Visual )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Reinhart interviews choreographer Anna Sokolow. With excerpts from a performance of Lyric Suite, performed by Jim May and Lorry May, and teaching footage
Dreams a dance work( Visual )

8 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dreams, a dance choreographed by Anna Sokolow and performed by nine dancers. Theme is based on the Holocaust and inspired by scenes found in the books "The Diary of Anne Frank" and "The Last of the Just". Anna Sokolow introduces the dances
Ballade by Anna Sokolow( Book )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Dance Group gala concert a retrospective 1930s-1970s( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New Dance Group (ca. 1993) recreates 18 dances originally performed by the Group from 1934-1979. Each dance includes an introduction, usually by the original choreographers
Dance on( Visual )

4 editions published between 1990 and 2006 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Sokolow, choreographer and dancer, discusses her childhood years; Russian parents who were very poor Jews; themes that she uses, such as struggle and rebellion; the Depression; support from trade unions; 1960s protest; attitude towards work; travels and work in Mexico and Israel; dancers at the Juilliard School
Bullfight( Visual )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Clarke's dance films, though rarely seen, are seminal in the history of dance for the camera. The tape features: Dance in the Sun (1953), with Daniel Nagrin In Paris Parks (1954) Bullfight (1955) Moment in Love (1956) both with Anna Sokolow A Visual Diary (1980) with Blondell Cummings. Shirley Clarke began her career as a dancer, having studied and performed with Martha Graham, Anna Sokolow, and Hanya Holm. Her background as a dancer is evident in her body of film and video work, in her use of a wandering, improvisational camera and the sense of movement that pervades even her earliest black & white films. Dancing propelled her into filmmaking and eventually led to an Academy Award for her film Robert Frost: A Lover's Quarrel with the World, the 1962 documentary commissioned by President John F. Kennedy
A moment in love( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ms. Clarke's dance films, though rarely seen, are seminal in the history of dance for the camera. The tape features: Dance in the Sun (1953), with Daniel Nagrin In Paris Parks (1954) Bullfight (1955) Moment in Love (1956) both with Anna Sokolow A Visual Diary (1980) with Blondell Cummings. Shirley Clarke began her career as a dancer, having studied and performed with Martha Graham, Anna Sokolow, and Hanya Holm. Her background as a dancer is evident in her body of film and video work, in her use of a wandering, improvisational camera and the sense of movement that pervades even her earliest black & white films. Dancing propelled her into filmmaking and eventually to an Academy Award for her film Robert Frost: A Lover's Quarrel With The World, the 1962 documentary commissioned by President John F. Kennedy
Lyric suite (excerpts)( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1991 Scripps/ ADF Award winner Anna Sokolow talks with ADF Co-Director Charles Reinhart about her life, her work with Louis Horst, Martha Graham, and her personal vision; also includes Ms. Sokolow teaching a master class at the American Dance Festival
Shirley Clarke dances for the camera( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reissue of five short films by independent filmmaker, Shirley Clarke. Most are dance films
Reflection reconstructing Anna Sokolow's Steps of silence( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chronicles the 1968 creation and 2004 revival of Anna Sokolow's Steps of Silence. It includes narration by Linda Smith, film footage of a 1970 lecture-demonstration by Sokolow, rehearsal photographs from 1968, motion-capture data of specific phrases of the dance, and interviews with original cast members."--Publisher's website
They are their own gifts by Lucille Rhodes( Visual )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1989 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses documentary photographs and interviews to present the lives and contributions of poetess Muriel Rukeyser, portrait artist Alice Neel, and choreographer Anna Sokolow. Includes commentary by the artists
Black sounds : for small orchestra (1965) by George Rochberg( )

2 editions published between 1965 and 1997 and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Rooms etude"( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to re-stage the dance "Rooms," complete with instructional videotape, labanotation, music scores, stage lighting and costume design
Dance and social consciousness in the 30's & 40's( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancers who began their careers in the 1930's and 1940's discuss promoting of social awareness through dance
Scenes from Charles Ives( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights modern dance performances by various dancers which are labanotated in Dance notation journal, pt. 2
Anna Sokolow dreams( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna Sokolow's Rooms( Visual )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sokolow's ballet explores the loneliness and alienation of the modern man
Dance gallery by Boston Conservatory( Visual )

4 editions published in 2002 and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern dance; seven statements of belief by Selma Jeanne Cohen( Book )

2 editions published between 1967 and 1969 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation CONTRIBUTORS: Jose Limon, Anna Sokolow, Erick Hawkins, Donald McKayle, Alwin Nikolas, Pauline Koner, Paul Taylor
 
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Alternative Names
Anna Sokolow Amerikaans choreografe (1910-2000)

Anna Sokolow danseuse et chorégraphe

Anna Sokolow US-amerikanische Tänzerin und Choreografin

אנה סוקולוב

آنا سوکولف طراح رقص، هنرمند، و رقاص آمریکایی

Languages
English (107)

Spanish (1)

Covers
Dance and the lived body : a descriptive aesthetics