||Voices (1979) |
Amy Irving plays a deaf woman whose ambition is to become a professional dancer in this drama. Rosemarie Lemon is unhappy with the support she is getting from her family for her dreams. She meets a sensitive truck driver, Drew ...
||Fonteyn / Nureyev|
Perfect Partnership: Fonteyn and Nureyev (2005)
A video retrospective of the fabulous partnership of these two dancers. Included are extracts from their performances in "Le Corsaire," "Les Sylphides," "Romeo and Juliet," and more. This film both illustrates and explains "The Perfect Partnership."
This program traces Margot Fonteyn ...
Jacques D'Amboise - Portrait of a Great American Dancer (2006)
Three complete ballets featuring dancer Jacques D'Amboise are collected here: APOLLO, FILLING STATION, and AFTERNOON OF A FAUN. Additional material includes an interview with D'Amboise from 2006 and highlights from other ballets in which the talented star has performed.
A dazzling ...
Call Me Mister (1951)
||Standard Screen; Soundtrack English
The original Broadway musical CALL ME MISTER was a plotless revue. By the time the property made it to the screen, however, a storyline was grafted on and much of the revue's funnier (and dirtier) material was weeded out. Betty ...
||Gergiev / Losifidi / Mariinsky Ballet / Stravinsky|
Stravinsky and the Ballets Russes: The Firebird/Le Sacre du Printemps (2009)
Valery Gergiev conducts the Mariinsky Orchestra and Ballet in these Ballets Russes production of these Stravinsky ballets. Ekaterina Kondaurova, Ilya Kuznelsov, Marianna Pavlova, and Vladimir Ponomarev are featured in The Firebird. Alexandra Isofidi, Elena Bazhenova, and Vladimir Ponomarev are featured ...
Jose Limon - Three Modern Dance Classics (1957)
The Mexican-American choreographer Jose' Limon demonstrates his intensely dramatic dance style in three different modern dance renditions. They are: "The Moor's Pavane," a distillation of the OTELLO story, "The Traitor," Limon's response to the McCarthy Hearings, and "The Emperor Jones," ...
||Spartacus (2004) |
This television production stars Goran Visnjic (ER) as the titular gladiator in this television adaptation of the same 1951 Howard Fast novel that spawned Stanley Kubrick's 1960 film classic. While living out his life as a slave the deserts of ...
||Barbie in The Pink Shoes (2013) |
A ballerina with big dreams finds herself in a fantastical ballet world after trying on a magic pair of shoes.
Dance your way to a magical adventure with Barbie as Kristyn, a ballerina with big dreams! When she tries on a ...
||Behind the Burly Q (2010) |
In the days before hardcore pornography attained mainstream accessibility in America, a more docile and suggestive form of adult entertainment proliferated in and around big cities, especially Manhattan: the classic burlesque show. Populated by musicians, comedians, and strippers, and cloaked ...
||Khachaturian / Pavane / Wilkins|
Spartacus - The Australian Ballet (2000)
The story of the great slave uprising in Ancient Rome is played out, to the music of Aram Khachaturian. Will Spartacus, the slave leader, and his wife Flavia be able to overcome the forces of Crassus, commander of the Roman ...
||Sesame Street - Get Up and Dance (1996) |
Big Bird's teddy bear, Radar, is having a birthday, and the whole Sesame Street gang is having a big dance party! Songs include "I'm a Little Airplane," "Do the Jelly," "Doin' the Grouch," "Cat Had a Birthday" and more.
Standard Screen; Soundtrack English
||Daisy and Her Garden: A Dance Fantasy (1995) |
Czech TV produced this ballet fantasy for children about a flower who must battle a Winter Witch to save her garden.
This scintillating production tells the tale of young Daisy living happily in her enchanted garden with animals and flowers as ...
||Nureyev / Tchaikovsky|
The familiar story of The Nutcracker is brought to vivid life in this production featuring Rudolf Nureyev at the top of his career. Performed by the Royal Ballet, Covent Garden, this is a true holiday classic.
Standard Screen; Soundtrack English
Prodigy: World's On Fire (2011)
This musical release from legendary techno act Prodigy captures moments from key live performances by the group, recorded in London, Ireland, Brazil, Scotland, and England. Some of the songs featured in the release include Spitfire/Mescaline", "Warning", "Japanese Film", and more.
||Ballet Beautiful: Total Body Workout (2012) |
Ballet Beautiful is a ballet-inspired fitness program that focuses on developing sleek 'ballet muscles' through the legs, butt, center, abdominals and upper body through targeted exercises and stretches. This 60-Minute Classic Ballet Beautiful Workout DVD is a full body workout ...
||Chakra Dance Flow: Movement Meditation|
Chakra Dance Flow (2007)
Go on a mesmerizing journey through the seven Chakras as instructors Darshan and Mariyah demonstrate easy-to-do dance movements and refreshing yoga postures that nurture body, soul, and spirit.
Standard Screen; Soundtrack English
||Silence (2013) |
A scuba diver plagued by an inner-ear disorder becomes overwhelmed with guilt following his wife's suicide, teetering on the edge of sanity as a paralyzing silence makes his life a living hell. Meanwhile, as his loved ones fight to pull ...
||Black Tights (1960)
Maurice Chevalier narrates between four superb dance numbers. "The Diamond Crunchers," "Cyrano De Bergerac," "A Merry Mourning" and "Carmen."
This DVD is a wondrous celebration of dance. Terence Young' s Black Tights is a collection of four lavish musicals stag ed ...
||You Can Dance: Foxtrot|
You Can Dance - Foxtrot (1999)
Learn the most popular ballroom dance in your own home, for both men and women. Taught by champion ballroom dancers.
The Foxtrot is still the most popular ballroom dance of all. The smooth, graceful movements make walking seem like gliding. You'll ...
||You Can Dance: Swing|
You Can Dance - Swing (1999)
Although it is practiced by many, swing is a difficult dance practice to get right. Fortunately this easy-to-follow program from instructor Vicki Regan irons out some of the problems, and shows how swing can be swung by almost anyone! Starting ...
||You Can Dance: Waltz|
You Can Dance - Waltz (1999)
A dance designed for lovers, the Waltz is a much appreciated art that has been practiced by millions of people across the globe. Vicki Regan is fluent in the language of the Waltz, and she imparts some of her expertise ...
||You Can Dance: Tango|
You Can Dance - Tango (1999)
Learning the Tango needn't be as hard as it looks, especially when you have this helpful guide to the art. Experienced practitioner Vicki Regan presents an easy-to-follow guide to the Tango in this instructional release, beginning with a few basic ...
||Dance Off the Inches - Country Line Dance (2009) |
Why sweat the calories away with boring exercises when you can honky-tonk your way to a slimmer, more shapely physique? This workout routine uses the steps of country line dancing to shed pounds in a way that's fun and easy ...
Famed photographer David LaChapelle gets behind a different kind of lens for RIZE, his feature film debut. LaChapelle heads to Los Angeles to make his mark in the cinematic world, shooting a documentary about a style of hip-hop dance called ...
||Beethoven / Hohenrieder / Luisi / Mahler / Skd|
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1/Mahler - Symphony No. 1 (2009)
Fabio Luisi conducts the Dresden Staatskapelle, with pianist Margarita Hohenrieder accompanying, in this 2008 performance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op. 15; and Mahler's Symphony No. 1 in D major, "Titan."
Pianist Margarita Hoehenrider is featured with ...