Video recording of press launch for the 'Rambert Dance Company Pure & Simple Masterclass Tour' at the Holland Park Orangery, London on 22 August 1990

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      GB 2228 RDC/MA/01/0004
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      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Operated camera. Not continuous footage, recording stops and restarts. Photographers take pictures during the event. First Richard Alston leads a group of dancers in a warm up. Then Roger Taylor (Administrative Director, Rambert Dance Company) and a representative from the tour sponsor, Sue Asquith (Senior Product Manager, SmithKline Beecham) give a presentation on the launch of a new sponser,the 'Pure & Simple' tour, and 'Pure & Simple' beauty products. Then, approx. 00:13:00, Richard Alston discusses a series of masterclasses he will deliver during the tour. He then leads a demonstration be Rambert Dance Company dancers.

Condition note: Footage missing 00:34:41 - 00:35:30

VHS duration section: 00:00:40 - 00:43:44

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