Video recording of live performance of 'Gone' by Rambert Dance Company at the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0377/001
  • Dates of Creation
      1992
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      2 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Static camera at mid-distance. Can see whole of stage. Set begins as blue backcloth and floor with a white outline of a pair of drawers projected on the backcloth. Later the backcloth and floor are red with a white outline of pairs of watches, handcuffs and ballet shoes projected onto the backcloth. These projections are one of the changes that the production has undergone since it was brought into the Main company repertory. The lighting is dark at the start of the performance and low during some of the later movements. 6 dancers: 3 male, 3 female. Live piano music. Can follow general movement in all but the darkest sections. It is not possible to identify individual dancers or see detail such as costume.

Condition note: Dark lighting

VHS duration section: 00:00:48 - 00:16:34

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