Video recording of live performance of 'Soldat' by Rambert Dance Company recorded at the Marlow Theatre, Canterbury

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0353/004
  • Dates of Creation
      1988
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      3 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Static camera. Can hear technical team talking and audience reaction. Can see general movement of dancers but no footwork or faces. Set red back screen, primary colour props including a ladder. Props change by being lowering in throughout. Lights rise and fall throughout according to music, some coloured lights. Camera jolts right approx. 2 minutes in and 18 minutes in, but only for a second. Costumes are colourful and tutu costumes are introduced in the second half.

Condition note: Double vision,tape jumps, quality slightly better 4 minutes in onwards. V94 copy stops approx. 22 minutes in and is in a poorer condition.

VHS duration section: 00:13:15 -00:40:00

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