Choreographers Showcase

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Choreographers Showcase
Bowers, Martha (Choreographer)
Ginsberg, Doris (Dancer)
Roth, Martha (Dancer)
Zinn, Randolyn (Dancer)
Berger, Art (Dancer)
Latimer, Lenore (Contributor)
Read, Marilyn (Dancer)
Smith, Stuart E (Dancer)
Goodwin, John (Choreographer)
Bass, Peter (Dancer)
McKirahan, Laurie (Choreographer)
Chaplin, Charlie, 1889-1977 (Composer)
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965 (Composer)
DiLello, Ed (Composer)
Charney, Tina (Lighting designer)
Choreographers Showcase (Concert series) (Producer)
Beatles (Composer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Presenter)
Bowers, Martha (Dancer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-02
Table of Contents
Ant (ca. 9 min.) / choreography and performance, Martha Bowers ; music, Ed DiLello, Dan Chester (ARP synthesizer and mixed sound) -- Sea watch (ca. 14 min.) / choreography, Laurie McKirahan ; music, tape collage ; performed by Doris Ginsberg, Martha Roth, Randolyn Zinn -- Three shakes (ca. 13 min.) / choreography, Lenore Latimer ; music, The Beatles ; performed by Art Berger, Lenore Latimer, Marilyn Read, Stuart Smith -- 8 dances for a mad king: excerpts (ca. 16 min.) / choreography, John Goodwin ; music, Charles Chaplin, Henry Cowell, Lee Irwin ; performed by Peter Bass, Debra Brooks, Beth Carney, Laurie Clark, Diane Duncan, John Goodwin, Lisa King, Felix Lindicy, Pam Parkhurst, Meg Sandow.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9533
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3421 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Choreographers Showcase (Concert series)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Two works on the program, Carter Frank's Major Bowes and Bill De Young's At last departs and now--, do not appear on this recording.
Venue: Videotaped at American Theatre Laboratory, New York, N.Y., in February 1977.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (52 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936001952-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174518
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2e245970-5257-0137-9187-09fe2a2385f6
Rights Statement
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  • 1977: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 21, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). Choreographers Showcase Retrieved from

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Choreographers Showcase