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Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company

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Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company
Ririe, Shirley (Choreographer)
Woodbury, Joan J., 1927- (Narrator)
Woodbury, Joan J., 1927- (Dancer)
Haskell, Phyllis (Dancer)
Johnson, R. W. M. (Dancer)
Topovski, Lynn Walter (Dancer)
Wright, Dennis (Dancer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company (Dancer)

TAG Foundation Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-09-11
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Come dance with the Medieval troubadors; mus: traditional folk. Any part of our body can dance; mus: Nikolais. Happiness is dancing with your friends; mus: Donovan. Men make a dance exciting; mus: Donovan. Dance is about rain, sunshine, wind or clouds; mus: Byrd/Moscowitz. Puppets come alive and dance with you; mus: Emerson, Lake and Palmer. - Music makes you wiggle, jerk, shake, and bounce and sail; mus: Nillson. A little night music to crutch by; mus: Wolfgang Mozart. Dance is a game when you mix words, things and movement. Dance is like going to the circus; mus: Hurdy-Gurdy.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6382
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 5-432 (former)
New York Dance Festival
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Taped in performance for the T. A. G. Foundation at the New York Dance Festival in the Delacorte Theatre, Central Park on September 11, 1977 by Johannes Holub.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Shirley Ririe, Joan Woodbury and company. Performed by the Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company: Phyllis Haskell, Robin Johnson, Diane Matsunaga, Suzanne Renner, Shirley Ririe, Lynn Walter Topovsky, Joan Woodbury and Dennis Wright. Narrator: Joan Woodbury.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817006162-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159074
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fa657530-7c54-0134-2f14-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1977: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 27, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company