||Alive & Kicking
Alive & kicking. ^A787904
||A Black Box Theater (3:45) -- "Closer" Part One (3:50) -- "Closer" Part Two (2:39) -- "Closer" Part Three (5:06) -- "Closer" Part Four (2:36) -- Born into an Artistic Family (2:47) -- "Phases, Now" Part One (3:38) -- "Phases, Now" Part Two (5:44) -- "Phases, Now" Part Three (2:21) -- "Phases, Now" Part Four (4:20) -- "Phases, Now" Part Five (2:41) -- Credits: Benjamin Millepied Ballet Moves Into the 21st Century: Alive and Kicking (0:30)
||This program features a profile of choreographer/dancer Benjamin Millepied, one of dance's rising stars due to his dual careers as a New York City Ballet dancer and sought-after choreographer. The program includes excerpts from his 2006 concert at the Joyce Theater in New York City. Featured is Closer, a duet with guest artist Gillian Murphy of American Ballet Theatre with music by Philip Glass and Phrases, Now, a non-stop work by Adonis Foniadakis for four men including Millepied and one woman that blurs the boundaries between the sexes; plus excerpts from an in-depth interview with Benjamin Millepied.
|General note||Originally released by Charles Dennis Productions, 2006.|
|General note||Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 16, 2016.|
|Access restriction||Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.|
|Interest grade level
||9 & up.
|Technical details||Streaming video file.|
|Technical details||System requirements: Films On Demand platform.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description (Infobase, August 16, 2016)|
|Publisher number||118110 Infobase|