This edition: The Vocabulary of Dance: Choreographers 2010Tweet
Original tape date: October 8, 2010.
First aired: October 31, 2010.
Our panel of choreographers - Christopher Gattelli, Liza Gennaro, Ken Roberson and Sergio Trujillo - discuss their childhood and early adult life and how it influenced their start in dance; the amount of research they do for each show; how choreography enhances a performance; the relationship between choreographers and directors; how recent TV programming has brought back an interest in dance, especially among young people; the difference between musical staging and choreography and preserving dance history for future audiences.
Theodore Chapin Moderator
Christopher Gattelli Choreographer
Liza Gennaro Choreographer
Ken Roberson Choreographer
Sergio Trujillo Choreographer