Video recording of film 'Different Steps, Three Approaches to Choreography' recorded at Rambert Dance Company, 94 Chiswick High Road, London W4 1SH and the Haymarket Theatre, Leicester in 1985.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/LP/01/0010
  • Dates of Creation
      1985
      22/05/1985
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      3 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Period refers to year of production. Unidentified what date refers to possibly date of recording (was written on VHS label). In-house commercially released education professional video sponsored by Lloyds Bank. Illustrates the work of Ballet Rambert through three choreographers. Professionally filmed. Includes scenes of dancers in modern and classical dance. Approx. 00:08:49 onscreen participant Christopher Bruce discusses Sergeant Early’s Dream. This is interspersed with extracts of dancers rehearsing and performing this work. Approx. 00:17:50 onscreen participant Richard Alston discusses Wildlife. This is interspersed with extracts of dancers rehearsing and performing this work. Approx. 00:25:30 onscreen participant Robert North Alston discusses Death and the Maiden. This is interspersed with extracts of dancers rehearsing and performing this work. Credits at end of recording. Sergeant Early’s Dream: Dancers: Catherine Becque, Mark Baldwin, Bruce Michelson, Robert Poole, Albert van Nierop, Mary Evelyn. Wildlife: Dancers: Mark Baldwin, Bruce Michelson, Robert Poole, Catherine Becque. Death and the Maiden: Dancers: Diane Walker, Robert North. In class: Dancers: Lucy Bethune, Amanda Britton, Frances Carty, Catherine Price, Siobhan Stanley, Christopher Carney, Michael Hodgers, Ian Stewart. Company Pianists: Nicholas Carr, Christopher Swithinbank. Musicians: Maggie Boyle, Jane Cobman, Sarah Haynes, Kate Musker, Jacqui McCarthy, Helen Tunstall, Martin Allen, Stephen Bell, Paul Boyle, Paul Brennan, Anthony Hinnigan, Glenn Martin, Simon Rogers, Andrew Sherwood, Christopher Swithinbank, Michael Taylor, Allan Wilson, Richard Wright. Produced and directed by John Basset and Stephen Phillips.

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:00:00 - 00:36:37

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Conditions Governing Use

Ballet Rambert (1985)