Adolfo und Maria

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Adolfo und Maria
Additional title: Adolfo und Maria (Choreographic work : Houston-Jones)
Houston-Jones, Ishmael (Director)
Henderson, Doug (Composer)
Yarden, Guy (Composer)
Kelly, John, 1954- (Performer)
Snyder, Huck (Designer)
Robison, Mark (Videographer)

Danspace Project Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1986-04-25
Table of Contents
Reel 1: 28 min., Reel 2: 43 min.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8043
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
Filmed performances
Venue: Subtitle: "Duh Guvnuh's Dancin' Gal". Videotaped at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, Apr. 25, 1986, as part of the Danspace Video Archival Project. Cameraperson: Mark Robison. Presented by the Danspace Project.
Creation/production credits: Conceived and directed by: Ishmael Houston-Jones. Composer/performers: Doug Henderson and Guy Yarden. Set: Huck Snyder.
Performers: Performers: John Kelly (as Maria, also known as Mary Wigman), Ishmael Houston-Jones (as Adolfo), and others.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (75 min. total) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Melding of popular theater forms of minstrelsy, cabaret and the theatrical displays that accompany Olympic athletic contests.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916008332-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169817
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0e44cba0-8bf1-0138-b3ca-171c69738dba
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  • 1986: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Adolfo und Maria" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1986.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Adolfo und Maria" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1986). Adolfo und Maria Retrieved from

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Adolfo und Maria