Jerome Robbins something to dance about

Published 2008
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Examines the life of the controversial master of the Broadway musical and ballet choreographer Jerome Robbins. Features excerpts from Robbins' work, including never-before-seen rehearsal footage, and interviews with Mikhail Baryshnikov, Jacques d'Amboise, Suzanne Farrell, Arthur Laurents, Peter Martins, Frank Rich, Chita Rivera, Stephen Sondheim, Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harnick, Joseph Stein, and others.

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West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, c2008.
1 videodisc (130 [i.e. 114] min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Title:
Something to dance about.
American masters (Television program)
"The definitive biography of an American dance master" --Container.
Originally produced in 2008.
Originally broadcast on PBS on Feb. 18, 2009 as an episode of the television program American masters.
Special features include bonus interviews.
Photography, Tom Hurwitz ; editors, Molly Bernstein, Girish Bhargava.
Narrator, Ron Rifkin.
DVD [NTSC], all regions ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (16:9 aspect ratio) ;Dolby 2.0.
Jerome Rabinowitz
Life-changing revelations
Camp Tamiment
Ballet Theatre
Fancy free
On the town
The playful side and the darker side
Love and loss
Autobiographical material
Broadway's rising star
Balanchine and the New York City Ballet
The king and I
The House Un-American Activities Committee
Robbins' muse, Tanaquil Le Clercq
Peter Pan
West Side story
Ballets U.S.A.
Challenges and fixes
Fiddler on the roof
Les noces
Dances at a gathering
The Goldberg variations
Robbins and Balanchine
Other dances
Glass pieces and Antique epigraphs
In memory of
Jerome Robbins' Broadway
Dancing until the end.
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