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Title Dance Black America / Dance Horizons Video by Chris Hegedus, D. A. Pennebaker with David Hawkins ; a festival by State University of New York and Brooklyn Academy of Music ; produced and distributed by State University of New York and Pennebaker Associates, Inc
Published Pennington, NJ : Dance Horizons Video : distributed by Princeton Book Co., 1990


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Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Documents a four-day festival of dancers and dance companies held at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Celebrates the evolution of black dance from the sly parody of plantation quadrilles known as the Cakewalk to the contemporary sophistication of the Alvin Ailey Company
Credits Festival directors, Patricia Kerr Ross, Mikki Shepard ; executive producers, Patricia Kerr Ross, Harvey Licthenstein, Mikki Shepard, Frazer Pennebaker
Performer Narrator, Geoffrey Holder
Notes DVD
Subject Brooklyn Academy of Music.
African American dance.
Dance festivals -- New York (State) -- New York.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Johnson, Louis.
Dafora, Asadata, 1890-1965.
Dunham, Katherine.
Pomare, Eleo.
Fagan, Garth.
Davis, Chuck.
Sloan, Lenwood.
Holder, Geoffrey, 1930-2014, narrator
Charles Moore Dance Theatre, performer
Garth Fagan's Bucket Dance Theatre, performer
Chuck Davis Dance Company, performer
Mama Lu Parks' Jazz Dancers, performer
Magnificent Force, performer
Jazzy Double Dutch Jumpers, performer
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, performer
Pennebaker Associates.
State University of New York.
Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Dance Horizons (Firm). Video.
Other Titles The ostrich
From before
The cakewalk
Lindy hop
Tap dance
Break dancing
Double Dutch jump rope
Fontessa and friends