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Title For dancers : the Alexander technique / producer [and teacher], Jane Kosminsky
Published [New York?] : [Balance of Well-Being?], [2005]


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 MELB  615.82 Mcb/Fdt  AVAILABLE
Description 2 videodisc (DVD)s (162 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Contents The Alexander technique in core movement [including alignment, plié, tendu, extension, bending, twisting, arms and jumping] -- Quick reference to the Alexander principles -- A class: some unanswered questions [including breathing, how to sit on the floor, how to improve turnout, and work on arabesque] -- A conversation with dancers [how Alexander technique may be used in choreographic styles of Martha Graham, Bob Fosse, William Forsythe] -- More about F.M. Alexander
Notes Logo (phrase with image) at head of title and on discs: The balance of well-being : the Alexander technique
Credits Teacher: Jane Kosminsky ; Director: Molly McBride ; Director of photography: Juan Barrera ; Editor: François Bernadi ; Lighting design: Ned Hallick ; Sound: Michael Shoskes ; Costumes: David Zyla ; Music: Marianna Rosett, Johannes Brahms ; Assistant teacher: Anne-René Petrarca
Performer Professional dancers: Brock Labrenz, Gelan Lambert, Jr., Heidi Stoeckley. Student dancers from the Juilliard School: Adam Barruch, Laura Careless, Shamel Pitts, Abbey Roesner, Idan Sharabi, Harumi Terayama, Riley Watts
Notes DVD. Region unspecified
No rating given
Available to Deakin staff and students only
Subject Alexander, F. Matthias (Frederick Matthias), 1869-1955.
Alexander technique.
Dance -- Study and teaching.
Human mechanics.
Genre/Form Nonfiction films.
Instructional films.
Video recordings.
Author Kosminsky, Jane, producer, teacher
McBride, Molly, director
Barrera, Juan, cinematographer
Bernadi, François, editor
Hallick, Ned, lighting designer
Shoskes, Michael
Zyla, David, costume designer
Rosett, Marianna, musician
Brahms, Johannes, 1833-1897.
Petrarca, Anne-René, teacher
Labrenz, Brock, dancer
Lambert, Gelan, dancer
Stoeckley, Heidi, dancer
Barruch, Adam, dancer
Careless, Laura, dancer
Pitts, Shamel, dancer
Roesner, Abbey, dancer
Sharabi, Idan, 1984- dancer
Terayama, Harumi, dancer
Watts, Riley, dancer
Balance of Well-Being (Firm)
ISBN 0967433517
Other Titles Alexander technique
Container title: For dancers, the Alexander technique with teacher, Jane Kosminsky