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Steele, Jeannie K.

Overview
Works: 129 works in 169 publications in 2 languages and 173 library holdings
Genres: Filmed dance  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Interviews  Dance films 
Roles: Dancer, Interviewee, Speaker
Classifications: GV1782.5, 792.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jeannie K Steele
CRWDSPCR( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1996 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film documents the creation of CRWDSPCR, which Merce Cunningham choreographed with the aid of Life Forms computer software. Rehearsal footage is interspersed with comments from Cunningham and the dancers about how the computer software affects the choreorgaphy and the rehearsal process
Ocean( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This disc contains footage filmed for a German television segment on the first Kunstenfestival des Arts in Brussels. Merce Cunningham speaks to reporters about the score for Ocean, its performance in the round, the collaborators who worked on Ocean, and the reason for its title. An hour of excerpts from a performance of Ocean at the festival follow. Festival founder Fri Leyson is interviewed about the festival's origins, its significance in bringing together the French and Flemish cultures of Belgium and reflecting the European situation, its sources of funding and the inclusion of Chinese works. The last 8 min. of the disc contains an edited compilation of the preceding footage, with voice-over translations in German, probably for a television segment
Interscape( Visual )

4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Undetermined and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This disc contains run-throughs of short sections from Interscape, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment
Views on stage [rehearsal]( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Split sides by Charles Atlas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Split sides consists of two sections and has two sets of costumes, decor and music. The ordering of the elements is determined before each performance by rolling dice. This disc contains two full performances of Split sides with variant combinations of the elements
Event Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Event contains material from Winterbranch, Kronos event, Cross currents, Fielding sixes, Ocean, Overpopulation, Way station, Un jour ou deux, Squaregame
Ground level overlay( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This disc contains a run-through of Ground level overlay, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment
Event. at the Joyce( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Event includes material from Scenario, Walkaround time, Trails, Changing steps, Points in space, Winterbranch, Change of address, Pictures
Loose time [rehearsal]( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This disc contains a studio run-through of Loose time, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment
Rondo, MinEvent, [and] Sounddance( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fluid canvas [and] Split sides( Visual )

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

This performance was part of a program celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. The recording begins with Merce Cunningham and Carolyn Brown, Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, James Hall and others casting dice to determine the order of music, decor and costumes for Split sides. The performance of Fluid canvas begins at 4 min. into the disc
Pond way [and] BIPED a film( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This disc contains full performances of Pond way and BIPED and commentary by Merce Cunningham, who speaks about the inspiration and costumes for Pond way; his use of computer software in creating choreography; the motion capture graphics for BIPED; his reasons for using chance operations
Split sides( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The order of each element was determined just prior to this recording with a roll of the dice (not shown). The results of those chance operations are as follows: Section A includes colored costumes, light plot 200, music by Radiohead and decor by Robert Heishman; Section B includes black & white costumes, light plot 300, music by Sigur Rós and decor by Catherine Yass
RainForest [and] BIPED [with accompanying TV coverage]( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief panel discussion follows the performances of RainForest and BIPED. All of the participants speak French except for Trevor Carlson, whose comments in English are translated into French by an interpreter. Archivist David Vaughan speaks about the Merce Cunningham Dance Company's visits to France, about the creation of RainForest and BIPED, and about how Cunningham chooses dancers for the company. Ashley Chen speaks about his experience in the company, learning roles created for other dancers, and his feelings on returning to perform in his native France
Joyce event( Visual )

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

This Event contained material from Locale, Changing steps, Change of address, Installations, Way station, Scramble, Loose time, Overpopulation, Un jour ou deux, Squaregame
Event for the Palais Royal( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Event contains material from Scenario A&B, Ocean, Points in space, Trails, Overpopulation, and Installations
Pond way [and] Native green( Visual )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sounddance( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This studio run-through of Sounddance, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment, is recorded from two different angles, each of which captures half of the studio
Pond way, Event, [and] CRWDSPCR( Visual )

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

The program is introduced by Jacob's Pillow executive director Ella Baff, who speaks about Merce Cunningham's choreographic innovations. The performance of Pond way begins at 4 min. into the disc
Tate Modern event( Visual )

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

These discs contain raw footage of an Event performed by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company in the turbine hall at the Tate Modern, filmed by miltiple cameras, including footage of the set-up for the performance, audience members, the musicians performing the score, the performance, and curtain calls. This Event included material from Ocean, Changing steps Rondo, and Change of address
 
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