Stephen Jefferies (published 1982)

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Title

Stephen Jefferies (published 1982)

Description

Jefferies discusses individuality in dance versus doing what is asked of oneself. He also describes his natural approach to and feelings for the character roles he takes on, and connecting his comfort with each to levels of confidence.

Biographical note:

Jefferies was born in Germany in 1951. He danced with the Royal Ballet touring company in the 1970s. In 1976, he worked with the National Ballet of Canada, but returned to the Royal Ballet as a principal dancer. After retiring, Jefferies became Artistic Director of the Hong Kong Ballet in 1996.

Publisher

Pratt SILS LIS-665, Barbara Newman

Date Created

June 30, 1979

Rights

Copyright

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Is Part Of

Newman, B. (1982). Striking a balance: Dancers talk about dancing. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Newman, B. (1992). Striking a balance: Dancers talk about dancing. New York: Limelight Editions

Identifier

jeffries1979jun30_sideb_clip.mp3
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Provenance

Interviews recorded on cassette by Barbara Newman

Rights Holder

Barbara Newman, Stephen Jefferies

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Audio Cassette Tape

Digital Format

mp3

Digital Master

jeffries1979jun30_sidea.wav, jeffries1979jun30_sideb.wav, jeffries1979jun30_tape2_sidea.wav

Duration

00:04:20

Bit Rate/Frequency

64 kbps/8 kHz

Interviewer

Barbara Newman

Interviewee

Stephen Jefferies, 1951-

Location

Wolf Trap Theatre, Washington, D.C.

Files

Collection

Citation

“Stephen Jefferies (published 1982),” Dance Dialogues: Interviews by Barbara Newman, 1979-Present, accessed June 16, 2021, http://dancedialogues.prattsils.org/items/show/50.

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