Video recording of live performance of 'Crossing' by Rambert Dance Company at the Tameside Hippodrome, Ashton-under-Lyme

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      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0380/002
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  • Physical Description
      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Camera static until 00:02:36, then non-static camera. The first few minutes features one female solo dancer. Lots of close-ups as cameras follow dancers from 00:02:36. Due to the closeness of the camera not all dancers are in shot all of the time, however can see good detail of costume, movement and footwork for dancers in shot. No music until 00:04:36, then live music. Simple set with textured curtain backdrop in earthy colours. Dancers enter through this. Female dancers wear rust/orange floaty dresses. Male dancers wear similar coloured trousers and shirts. Performances includes ensemble dances, duets and pairs of duets.

Condition note:

VHS duration section: 00:00:02 - 00:36:35

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