Video recording of 75th Anniversary Celebrations including speeches by Christopher Bruce and Richard Wilson and live performances of ['Symphony of Psalms'] and 'Rooster' by Rambert Dance Company at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London on 15 and 16 December 200

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  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/CH/01/0010
  • Dates of Creation
      15 June 2001 - 16 June 2001
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Static camera, far distance. Recording begins with filming of the back of audience members' heads prior to Friday 15 December 1989 evening 75th anniversary performance. 00:02:10 speech by Christopher Bruce (Artistic Director) introducing the audience to the performance 00:06:20 start of live performance of unidentified work ['Symphony of Psalms'). 00:07:02 cut to back of audience members' heads. 00:08:08 live performance of 'Rooster'/ 00:35:51 curtain down followed by curtain calls with Former Rambert artistic directors Norman Morrice, David Ellis, John Chesworth and Richard Alston. 00:40:00 audience depart. 00:40:53 cut to family matinee performance Saturday 16 June 2001, back of audience heads. 00:43:00 Christopher Bruce introduces performance. Richard Wilson gives a speech. 00:51:26 incomplete performance of 'Rooster' (start missing). 00:56:16 curtain calls.

Condition note: Unidentified sound problem. Dark vertical lines move across screen left to right.

VHS duration section: 00:00:00 - 00:40:52

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