Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance

Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance

Director: Bob Hercules

Cast: Bob Hercules, Mandy Patinkin, Kevin McKenzie, Helgi Tomasson

     
 

This documentary narrated by Mandy Patinkin explores the history of the first American dance troupe, the pioneering group The Joffrey Ballet, co-founded in 1956 by progressive dance teacher Robert Joffrey and dancer Gerald Arpino, who combined traditional dance with modern movements and contemporary music.See more details below

Overview

This documentary narrated by Mandy Patinkin explores the history of the first American dance troupe, the pioneering group The Joffrey Ballet, co-founded in 1956 by progressive dance teacher Robert Joffrey and dancer Gerald Arpino, who combined traditional dance with modern movements and contemporary music.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/12/2012
UPC:
0767685270783
Original Release:
2011
Source:
New Video Group
Region Code:
0
Presentation:
[Color]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time:
1:22:00
Sales rank:
68,144

Special Features

Closed Caption; ; 12-Page Collectible Booklet; Full Dress Rehearsal of The Green Table Ballet; "Making-of" Featurette; Deleted Scenes (including one on the making of Robert Altman's film The Company)

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Mandy Patinkin Narrator
Kevin McKenzie Actor
Helgi Tomasson Participant
Lar Lubovitch Participant
Ashley C. Wheater Participant
Gary Chryst Participant
Trinette Singleton Participant
Anna Kisselgoff Participant
Adam Sklute Participant
Christian Holder Participant
Dermot Burke Participant
Paul Sutherland Participant
Françoise Martinet Participant
Brunilda Ruiz Participant
Jonathan Watts Participant
Diane Consoer Participant
Charthel Arthur Participant
Maia Wilkins Participant
Fabrice Calmels Participant
Sasha Anawalt Participant
Hedy Weiss Participant

Technical Credits
Bob Hercules Director,Screenwriter
Jay Alix Executive Producer
Una Jackman Producer
Mark Bandy Score Composer
Erica Mann Ramis Producer
Harold Ramis Executive Producer
Melissa Sterne Editor
Michael Swanson Cinematographer
Keith Walker Cinematographer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Joffrey: Mavericks of American Dance
1. Prologue [4:30]
2. The First Tour [6:26]
3. International Success [6:11]
4. The Soviet Tour [6:29]
5. Joffrey Reborn [5:54]
6. The Green Table [10:29]
7. New And Old [10:05]
8. Dance Revolution [5:50]
9. Death In The Family [8:23]
10. A Slow Decline [6:50]
11. A Fresh Start [5:24]
12. Passing The Torch [5:48]

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