Video recording of live performance of 'Ceremonies' by Ballet Rambert at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0341/002
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Static camera. Live music. Dark lighting with changes in colour and direction throughout. First male and female duet is clearly visible, although the second is too dark. Simple stage scenery: architectural pillars which are illuminated later in the performance. 16th Century period costume referencing courtly dances from that time. Short section of picture loss approx. 9 minutes in.

Condition note: Tape got stuck in machine and twisted. Video was taken out and manually wound back in.

VHS duration section: 00:25:30 - 00:47:03

Access Information

Certain restrictions apply.

This item is available to view on a one to one basis, and subject to the usual conditions of access to archive material.