Dancing Hands

1988, 29:00 minutes


Eight choreographers were commissioned to create dances for fingers, hands and arms. The tape includes; New York City Ballet's Robert La Fosse's Ballet Hand Isolation, tap dancer Harold Nicholas' Finger Tapping, The Magnificent Force's Hip Hop Hands, Blondess Cummings' and Keith Terry's Joe And Blanche, Ellen Fisher's Prevailing Conditions, Wendy Perron's Cassie's Dream and X-Ray, Sally Hess' Between Two Hands and Keith Terry's Body Music For Hands.

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Critical Writing

Making It With Tape: Documenting Performance with Skip Blumberg
by Elspeth Sage. Video Guide, Mar. 1989, v. 10, no. 46.