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COMPLETE FILMOGRAPHY WITH SYNOPSIS

Cast (feature film)

1.
Zorns Lemma (1970) as

Music (feature film)

2.
Amadeus (1984) as Opera Staging
The 18th century composer Salieri confesses to a deadly rivalry with Mozart.

Dance (feature film)

3.
Valmont (1989) as Choreography
A widow challenges her lover to seduce a newly married woman, but the plan backfires when he falls in love.
4.
White Nights (1985) as Choreography
A top Russian ballet dancer, who defected to the US, crash lands back in his own country. The KGB throws him in Siberia to live with an American expatriate and his Russian wife as a way of convincing him to stay in his homeland.
5.
Amadeus (1984) as Choreography
The 18th century composer Salieri confesses to a deadly rivalry with Mozart.
6.
Ragtime (1981) as Choreography
A proud black musician rebels against racism in turn-of-the-century New York.
7.
Hair (1979) as Choreography
A young man joins a hippie commune on the eve of reporting for military service.

Director (special)

8.
Baryshnikov By Tharp With American Ballet Theatre (1984) as Director
Twyla Tharp and Mikhail Baryshnikov combine talents to recreate for television three outstanding Tharp ballets: "The Little Ballet," "Sinatra Suite," and "Push Comes to Shove." The works are linked by "The ABCs of Dance," a "stroll" through the vocabulary of dance conducted by Baryshnikov.

Cast (special)

9.
Twyla Tharp: Oppositions (1996)
Choreographer Twyla Tharp discusses her distinctive approach to dance, followed by a complete performance of "In the Upper Room," with music by Philip Glass. with other folk singers.
10.
Century of Women, A (1994) as Herself
A six-hour, three-part documentary on the changing role and image of women in U.S. history in the 20th Century. Makes use of voiceover narrative, archival footage, historic photographs, and on-camera interviews with women who have played important roles in the 20th Century. Also includes a fictional
11.
Great Performances' 20th Anniversary Special (1992) as ("Zoetrope")
A special celebrating the 20th anniversary of "Great Performances" by commissioning short new works by 20 performing artists. Segment performances include: "Kiss, Kiss Dahlings," "Not My Girl," "A Simple Melody," "Zoetrope," "Hip Hop - You Don't Stop," "Frankie Goes to Tanglewood," "The Last Mile,"
12.
Twyla Tharp & Dancers (1976)
A complete performance of renowned choreographer Twyla Tharp's ballet, "Sue's Leg."

Writer (special)

13.
Baryshnikov By Tharp With American Ballet Theatre (1984) as Writer
Twyla Tharp and Mikhail Baryshnikov combine talents to recreate for television three outstanding Tharp ballets: "The Little Ballet," "Sinatra Suite," and "Push Comes to Shove." The works are linked by "The ABCs of Dance," a "stroll" through the vocabulary of dance conducted by Baryshnikov.

Dance (special)

14.
Twyla Tharp: Oppositions (1996) as Choreography ("In The Upper Room")
Choreographer Twyla Tharp discusses her distinctive approach to dance, followed by a complete performance of "In the Upper Room," with music by Philip Glass. with other folk singers.
15.
Great Performances' 20th Anniversary Special (1992) as Choreography ("Zoetrope")
A special celebrating the 20th anniversary of "Great Performances" by commissioning short new works by 20 performing artists. Segment performances include: "Kiss, Kiss Dahlings," "Not My Girl," "A Simple Melody," "Zoetrope," "Hip Hop - You Don't Stop," "Frankie Goes to Tanglewood," "The Last Mile,"
16.
Baryshnikov By Tharp With American Ballet Theatre (1984) as Choreography ("The Little Ballet," "Sinatra Suite," "Push Comes To Shove")
Twyla Tharp and Mikhail Baryshnikov combine talents to recreate for television three outstanding Tharp ballets: "The Little Ballet," "Sinatra Suite," and "Push Comes to Shove." The works are linked by "The ABCs of Dance," a "stroll" through the vocabulary of dance conducted by Baryshnikov.
17.
Twyla Tharp & Dancers (1976) as Choreography ("Sue'S Leg")
A complete performance of renowned choreographer Twyla Tharp's ballet, "Sue's Leg."

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