Video recording of Christopher Bruce's Retirement as Artistic Director recorded at Sadler's Wells Theatre London on 14 November 2002

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/CH/01/0011
  • Dates of Creation
      14/11/2002
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Professionally filmed. On screen start credits read 'Rambert Dance Company Christopher Bruce Artistic Director and Choreographer '. Operated camera, near distance filing the stage. An audience are present in the audience seating area and are audible during recording. Christopher Bruce, Company staff and dancers and others associated with the Company stand onstage. Individuals on stage give short speeches paying tribute to Christopher Bruce. In order, the tribute makers are: Prudence Scene CBE; John Chesworth; Lucy Burge; Steven Brett; Mark Baldwin (newly appointed as Artistic Director). Following this Christopher Bruce's gives a speech. Through this the backcloth features projections of photograph of 'Pierrot Lunaire' and Marie Rambert.

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:00:21 - 00:21:59

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