Video recording of live performance of 'Grinning in Your Face' by Rambert Dance Company in the Lowry, Salford

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      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0419/002
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      3 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Static camera at a far distance. Orange and yellow lighting throughout. The distance of the camera and over bright lighting means it is difficult to distinguish any detail of dancers, costumes, set etc. Lighting becomes dimmer at approx., 00:29:00 and 00:33:00. Difficult to follow choreography. Set incorporates wooden crates upstage which dancers sit on. Performance made up of several sections. Each is set to folk style music incorporating the banjo. Changes in section occur at approx. 00:02:24, 00:08:16, 00:11:08, 00:00:14:16, 00:00:17:43, 00:25:53, 00:28:56. Audience off camera can be heard clapping and coughing during performance.

Condition note: Occassional tracking errors.Overexposed lighting. Sound lowers at 00:28:57

VHS duration section: 00:00:24 - 00:34:40

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