The Joyce Mollov memorial lecture and performanceAdditional title: Kaddisch (Choreographic work : Sokolow)
NamesMollov, Joyce, -1989 (Interviewee)Fibich, Felix (Choreographer)Fibich, Felix (Dancer)Fibich, Felix (Speaker)Sokolow, Anna (Speaker)May, Lorry (Dancer)Swados, Elizabeth (Speaker)Swados, Elizabeth (Instrumentalist)Mahoney, Billie (Interviewer)Bloch, Ernest, 1880-1959 (Composer)Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 (Composer)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Introduction by Dean Ernest Schwarcz. -- Dance on: Joyce Mollov. Excerpt from a 1985 telecast of an interview with Billie Mahoney. For the complete interview, see: *MGZIC 9-1038 Dance on: Joyce Mollov. -- Ritual movement and Jewish gesture in dance. Lecture-demonstration by Felix Fibich, who discusses Hasidic movement and gestures and their transformation into dance. -- In search of identity. Choreography/performance: Felix Fibich. Music: Ernest Bloch. -- Brief speech by Anna Sokolow. -- Kaddish. Choreography: Anna Sokolow. Music: Maurice Ravel (Kaddish). Perf. by Lorry May. -- Presentation of the Queens College Center for Jewish Studies award for excellence in Jewish art to Elizabeth Swados. -- Acceptance speech by Swados. -- Medley of songs by Swados, selected from Haggadah, Jerusalem, Song of songs, and other works. Sung by three women and a man, accompanied by Swados and a percussionist.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3234Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3878 (former)
TopicsJewish dance, HasidicJewish dance -- United StatesGesture
GenresFilmed interviewsInterviewsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance at Queens College Theater, Flushing, New York, on November 4, 1990. Presented by the Continuing Education Program and Center for Jewish Studies at Queens College.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (52 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionExcerpts from a program of lectures, dance, and music in memory of Joyce Dorfman Mollov, a dancer, choreographer, and educator.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY936045106-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175076Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): deac9930-b3bb-0136-727e-00f10c7c3ccc
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