Video recording of studio rehearsal of 'Opal Loop' by Rambert Dance Company in the Lower Studio, Rambert Dance Company, Chiswick

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0356/005
  • Dates of Creation
      1989
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Handheld camera, operator pans to follow dancers. Lower studio, artificial lighting overhead. No music. No costume. Four dancers, 3 females, 1 male. Start-00:09:53 full run through. 00:09:53-00:10:10 dancers stop and relax. 00:10:10 cut. 00:10:11 – 00:19:39 Elizabeth Old rehearses her part solo. Camera pans to follow Elizabeth’s movements. 00:19:40 cut. 00:19:41-00:29:44 Amanda Britton rehearses her part solo. 00:29:44 cut. 00:29:45 Sue Hawksley gets into position to begin rehearsing her part solo. 00:29:59 - 00:39:15 Sue rehearses her part solo. 00:39:15 Sue stops dancing and relaxes. 00:39:23 cut. 00:39:24 Glenn Wilkinson gets into position to begin rehearsing his part solo. 00:39:32 - 00:49:01 Glenn rehearse his section solo. 00:49:01 Glenn stops dancing and relaxes.

Condition note: 00:14:15 tracking error.

VHS duration section: 0:00:00 - 00:49:08

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