Video recording of live performance of 'Dealing with Shadows' by Rambert Dance Company at the Riverside Studios, Hammersmith, London

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0362/005
  • Dates of Creation
      1991
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Start to 00:13:25 camera static camera, centre in front of stage set at a mid-distance. Can see whole of stage area and lighting rigs and silhouettes of first row of audience Blue backdrop. Lighting slowly changes, using blue and pink tones. Fluid, lyrical choreography visualises classical piano solo. 00:13:25 camera pans and zooms to follow one dancer on close up. Other dancers out of shot at this time. Camera zooms out for final movement of sonata, allowing whole stage to be seen again. Colours red, blue and white relatively distinct. Patterns on costumes become visible when camera zooms in.

Condition note: Tracking error 00:21:19 - 00:21:23

VHS duration section: 00:00:23 - 00:23:13

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