Video recording of education event, lecture demonstration and live performance, 'Anatomy of a Ballet: That is the Show' including live performance of 'That is the Show' recorded at the Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham on 23 January 1974

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      GB 2228 RDC/LP/01/0002
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      1 VHS Transferred from unidentified format to VHS. VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Operated camera, operator pans and zooms to follow dancers. Norman Morrice stands on stage talking to the audience. In the background dancers warm up on stage. The male issues instructions and the dancers demonstrate movements. 00:34:08 live performance of 'That is the Show'. Can follow choreography. Can see detail such as costumes, footwork etc. when camera is in close up. Note the lecture demonstration does not include sound. The live performance does include sound.

Condition note: Tape crease. Tracking errors. Picture noise. Ghosting of dancers limbs. Picture shakes. Picture drop outs. Picture loss.

VHS duration section: 00:00:08 - 01:10:01

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