WorldCat Identities

Bush, Jeffrey C.

Overview
Works: 761 works in 1,287 publications in 1 language and 1,946 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Television interviews  Drama  History  Documentary films  Biographical films  Silent films  Nonfiction television programs  Filmed ballets  Filmed dance 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author
Classifications: GV1782.5, 792.842
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeffrey C Bush
Eye on dance & the arts( Visual )

326 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Receiving choreographic direction from Martha Graham, José Limón and Doris Humphrey
Third world dance. [Beate Gordon, Sally Sommer]( Visual )

8 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 4 of four. "Working towards a broader understanding of the implications and applications of ethnic dance."--Eye on dance Web site
Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer talk about their attempts to recreate the original choreography by Vasclav Nijinsky and original sets and costumes by Nicholas Roerich for the 1913 premiere of Igor Stravinsky's ballet, The rite of spring. Excerpts from the Joffrey Ballet's rehearsals of the reconstructed ballet are included
Third World dance. [Eugene Van Grona and Lavinia Williams interview]( Visual )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shawneequa Baker-Scott, Ayoka Chenzira, and Kathe Sandler discuss the lives and influence of two outstanding black women, Syvilla Fort and Thelma Hill. Both are remembered as performers, Hill with Alvin Ailey's company and Fort with Katherine Dunham, and as inspirational teachers. Excerpts are screened from the films Remembering Thelma and Syvilla - They dance to her drum (b & w), as well as an excerpt from Baker-Scott's Every mother's child (b & w), danced by herself and Dyane Harvey. In the commentary Esoterica balletica, Betty Low recalls Loie Fuller's innovative use of lighting
Profile( Visual )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 2 of 3. Alvin Ailey talks about the struggle to positively shape minority artists, develop audiences, rally financial support, pursue a personal vision and represent America's cultural pluralism in dance
Rebecca Allen and Dianne McIntyre( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion on interfacing choreographers with the new technology and computer generated graphics
Elisa Monte & Arnie Zane( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Action-packed choreography
Dance and social consciousness in the 30's & 40's( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dancers who began their careers in the 1930's and 1940's discuss promotion of social and political comment through dance
Dance on television & film( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2006 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choreographer Alwin Nikolais reminisces about his early dance studies, which were influenced by Louis Horst, and his work at the Henry Street Playhouse. He notes the qualities he seeks in dancers and the role of improvisation in his choreography. He describes the evolution of his groundbreaking work Masks, props and mobiles, and discusses the special capabilities of videodance. Included are several excerpts from Relay, which he designed for television in 1971, and an excerpt from Limbo (CBS-TV, 1968)
Care & feeding of dancers( Visual )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Bachrach, an osteopath, and Irene Dowd, who teaches neuromuscular re-education and functional anatomy, explain how their specialties help dancers achieve better movement patterns and avoid the recurrence of injuries. Dowd describes her studies with Lulu Sweigard, and both guests give a practical demonstration of their methods with the help of Pam Parkhurst
Meredith Monk & Ping Chong( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guests discuss their work of synthesizing art and technology with myth and ritual
Desak Ketut Suarni, Du-Yee Chang & Chiang Ching( Visual )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ritual dance in oriental cultures
Marlies Yearby, Laurie Carlos( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guests discuss the way ancestral spirits speak through works of contemporary artists to enhance black identity today
Molissa Fenley, Marta Renzi & Dana Reitz( Visual )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews of choreographers, punctuated by dances which illustrate improvisation and other dance techniques
African-American footprints leading to the future( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choreographers David Rousseve and Pat Hall-Smith discuss how they draw upon their experience as African-Americans as a source for their art
Janis Pforsich, Jean Kopperud( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing connections between musicians and dancers from baroque and contemporary eras
The Videodance project( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The boundless dimensions of dance are transformed by intermingling dance and camera movements with a medley of historical, modern and improvisational dance sequences. Suite fantaisiste: baroque humor and mystique surround the flirtatious fan-language and commedia dell'arte figure. Herald's round: an athletic solo repeating the dance image in triplicate. Etude in free: a suite of jazz-stimulated dances performed to an original soundtrack inspired by the body's natural beats."--Publisher
Perspectives from Latin America( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luciana Proaño, a Peruvian-born dancer and choreographer, and Astrid Hadad, a Mexican vocalist and performance artist, discuss how they draw upon their ancestral heritage for works dealing with contemporary attitudes and issues. They talk about major concerns of their work, particularly the status of women in their respective countries, and their conceptions of the artist's role in society. The discussion is illustrated with scenes from a dance film featuring Proaño, and excerpts from a performance presented by Hadad at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York
Comedy & outrage in dance( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with choreographers of comedy dance
Charles Moore, Obara Wali Rahman & Henry Smith( Visual )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discussion on ritual vs. social dance in the indigenous lifestyles of African, Caribbean and native American cultures
 
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Alternative Names
Bush, Jeff

Languages
English (384)