Circle the Earth: documentary

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Circle the Earth: documentary
Halprin, Anna (Artistic director)
Halprin, Anna (Choreographer)
Halprin, Anna (Speaker)

Anna Halprin Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990-05
Table of Contents
First interview (11 min.) -- Second interview (9 min.) -- Anna Halprin taping (1 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7352
Halprin, Anna
Circle the earth (Choreographic work : Halprin)
AIDS (Disease)
HIV-positive persons
Gay men -- California -- San Francisco
Rites and ceremonies -- California
Dance workshops and workshop performances
Ritual and ceremonial dancing -- California
Content: Credits and title taken from VHS label and Anna Halprin's website; interview also states that the closure group just met on Monday May 21, [1990].
Venue: Videotaped during interviews at a studio possibly in San Francisco, Calif. in May 1990.
Acquisition: Gift; Anna Halprin; 2012. NN-PD
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (21 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Two interviews with HIV-positive gay male participants of the Cirlce the Earth performance/workshop documentary discussing their experiences and a brief taping of Anna Halprin.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19884188
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1200ba30-e362-0130-2ded-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1990: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Circle the Earth" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Circle the Earth" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990). Circle the Earth Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Circle the Earth