Hannah Kahn Dance Company

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Hannah Kahn Dance Company
Wright, Keelee (Dancer)
Kahn, Hannah (Choreographer)
Mitchell, Denise (Costume designer)
Monteverdi, Claudio, 1567-1643 (Composer)
Hannah Kahn and Dancers (Choreographer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1983
Table of Contents
Reeling [excerpts] (ca. 8 min. total) / music, Nashville string band music ; danced on the July 1983 program by Ruth Davidson, Kurt Koegel, Martin Kravitz, Carolyn Minor, Keelee Wright. Two takes of the ending, the first labeled "N.G." ["no good"?] on original container ; followed by a run across the stage, without music, by Keelee Wright [identified as "Keli" on original container]. While ye may (ca. 10 min.) / music, Claudio Monteverdi ; danced on the July 1983 program by Ruth Davidson, Carolyn Minor, Keith Sabado, Teri Weksler.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-8163
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6146 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
While ye may (Choreographic work : Kahn)
Filmed performances
Content: Title from program for July 1983 performance (see summary below).
Venue: Videotaped in a special recording session at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, by Video D Studios.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (18 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Excerpts from Hannah Kahn's Reeling (1983), and complete performance of her While ye may (1982), possibly recorded in conjunction with a performance of these works and others at the Merce Cunningham Studio, New York, in July 1983. The casts given below come from the program for that performance and have not been confirmed.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430568
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c1620280-8065-0135-0acc-6143ceaaa65c
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Item timeline of events

  • 1983: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hannah Kahn Dance Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d1b09a3-62bd-49ba-9c8d-33fea6303372

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hannah Kahn Dance Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 30, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d1b09a3-62bd-49ba-9c8d-33fea6303372

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). Hannah Kahn Dance Company Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d1b09a3-62bd-49ba-9c8d-33fea6303372

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Hannah Kahn Dance Company