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Creative Arts Television Archive Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 215 works in 241 publications in 1 language and 962 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews 
Classifications: AE5, 791.022
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Most widely held works by Creative Arts Television Archive Collection (Library of Congress)
Bertolt Brecht practice pieces by Bertolt Brecht ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recording of a performance, in English translation, of two of Bertolt Brecht's largely unknown and seldom performed "Ubungstucke fur Schauspieler"--Practice pieces for actors". Also contains the scenes for "Romeo and Juliet" and "Hamlet." Lotte Lenya and translator Michael Lebeck briefly discuss the theater of Brecht
Camera three ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gisela May, star of Bertolt Brecht's East German theater, reminisces about the important German playwright and performs short pieces to illustrate his techniques and ideas. Most of this material is in German with English translations or explanations
Advice to actors ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1966 and 1997 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four actors give opinions on the lack of good roles, the incursions of television, Hollywood vs. Broadway and a variety of other topics
Camera three ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First of a two-part series examining the life, work and influence of Marc Blitzstein. This series brings together comrades and admirers from the world of theater, and performance excerpts. The first program concentrates on reminiscences of the man and his work
Camera three ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Second of a two-part series examining the life, work and influence of Marc Blitzstein. This series brings together comrades and admirers from the world of theater, and performance excerpts. This second program concentrates on Blitein's famous musical play "The Cradle Will Rock."
Camera three ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First of a two-part series examining the life, work and influence of Marc Blitzstein. This series brings together comrades and admirers from the world of theater, and performance excerpts. The first program concentrates on reminiscences of the man and his work
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gisela May, star of Bertolt Brecht's East German theater the "Berliner Ensemble" sings songs (one in English, the others in German with subtitles on screen) on texts by Brecht to music by Paul Dessau, Hanns Eisler and Kurt Weill. May introduces each song with an English explanation
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exploration of the various types of dance in Thailand, conducted by musicologist Faubion Bowers, and illustrated with performances by dancers from royal dance school. On this program practice is seen, and close up views of exact movements and gestures
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Real-reel" is an experimental theater work of the avant garde Belgian group Theater Laboratoire Vicinal. On this program the work is performed, with commentary by Margaret Croyden. Underlying the experimental nature of this two-man performance is an attempt to present meaning without plot, and to provide a language with little verbal communication
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Matteo, a dancer-choreographer with wide interests in world dance and an expert in Indian dance, gives a lecture-demonstration of Indian dance, dances several pieces, and has his troupe of young Americans perform pieces both to Indian and Western music
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stan Van Der Beek, experimental filmmaker at work with friend and computer expert Wade Shaw, at the sophisticated "new" (1972) computer at MIT Center for Advanced Visual Studies, and discussing the inevitable interaction of computers with artistic creativity
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profile of André Kertész, the "father of 35mm photography," 80 years old and living in New York. He talks about his life and career and describes the genesis of some of his best known works. Several scenes show him at work in the streets of New York. Illustrated with many photographs
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film of the performance by Onoe Baiko of "The salt gatherer," an 18th century Kabuki dance based on a Noh drama about a simple local girl who loves a court noble during his exile to a remote island and her subsequent abandonment. Baiko also grants a rare interview explaining his art and the origin of the dance he performs
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The work of photographer Diane Arbus as explained by her daughter, friends, critics, and her own words as recorded in her journals. Illustrated with many of her photographs
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program presents performance of experimental theater pieces by a group that prides itself on developing theater as a collaborative effort, The Open Theater Ensemble. These pieces concern dying, death and afterdeath
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Croyden talks with Peter Brook, returned from Africa with his Center of Research, a group of actors based in Paris. Brook explains his views on theater, cross-cultural performances, improvisation, Shakespeare, working with young actors
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Margaret Croyden talks with Jerzy Grotowski. Illustrated by photographs by Max Waldman
Seeing with Rudy Burckhardt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Excerpts from the avant garde films of painter, photographer, film maker Rudy Burckhardt. Burckhardt's own voice and comments by Faubion Bowers provide explanations of his ideas and techniques. The program also includes still pictures of Burckhardt at work on location and in his studio
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discussion of theater, acting, British versus American audiences, and schools of acting--with Alexander Cohen, producer of the David Storey play "Home", and its two stars, the reknowned British actors, Sir John Gielgud and Sir Ralph Richardson. "Home" is in New York after a successful London run, and all three men have plenty to say about its journey over the Atlantic
Camera three ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An examination of the cinematographic approaches and thinking of film directors Agnes Varda and Susan Sontag, both among the small group of artists represented in the prestigious seventh annual New York Film Festival. They discuss their ideas and their films with Jack Kroll, senior editor at Newsweek Magazine. Excerpts from both their films illustrate the conversation. Varda and Sontag discuss their aesthetic and the similarities in their work: both their films concern the problems of tortured personalities, politics and the grotesque in everyday matters
 
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Alternative Names
Library of Congress. Creative Arts Television Archive Collection
Languages
English (43)