Video recording of studio rehearsals of 'Currulao' by Rambert Dance Company in the lower and upper studios, Rambert Dance Company, Chiswick on 24 January 1990

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PF/01/0361/005
  • Dates of Creation
      1989 - 1990
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 VHS VHS Digitised with digital access file available: Yes

Scope and Content

Handheld camera, camera angle changes to follow dancers’ movements. First half of tape: 24 January 1990, lower studio, rehearsal accompanied by live orchestra. Start to 00:02:50 male, female couple practice one section of the dance. 00:03:10 to 00:35:30 full studio run. 00:36:00 to end, earlier dates, lower and upper studios, male, female couples from studio run practice sections of the dance with occasional breaks while the choreographer off camera gives instructions to the dancers. In addition there are occasional cuts to a separate rehearsal where a female couple practice sections from the dance.

Condition note: Small amount of picture loss 15 minutes in

VHS duration section: 00:00:05 -00:54:00

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