Video recording of technical rehearsal of 'Plain Song' by Rambert Dance Company at the Mayflower Theatre, Southampton

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      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0367/002
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      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Static camera at a near distance. High angle and centred. Can see whole of stage. Full run through with costumes and lighting. Set, 3 walls/backcloths set out as a triptych enclosing stage. This is painted, features figures. Approx. 00:04:15 rehearsal breaks while dancer (Sara Matthews) requests piano to be played at slower tempo. Can see whole of stage. Music and movement are both gentle and fluid. Costumes, plain beige shirts and trousers. Lighting different lighting to other Mayflower Theatre, Plymouth rehearsal.

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:29:03 - 00:56:27

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