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Additional title: Cantilever (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Hawkins, Erick (Donor)
Hawkins, Erick (Choreographer)
Richman, Natalie (Dancer)
Diachenko, Nada (Dancer)
Yohn, Robert (Dancer)
Dlugoszewski, Lucia, 1931-2000 (Composer)
Dorazio, Ralph (Designer)
Erick Hawkins Dance Company (Associated name)
Hawkins, Erick (Dancer)
Dlugoszewski, Lucia, 1931-2000 (Instrumentalist)

Erick Hawkins Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975-10
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7203 ; *MGZIC 9-1954 (former)
Dance rehearsals
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in stage rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, in New Haven, Connecticut, in October 1975.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Erick Hawkins. Music: Lucia Dlugoszewski. Scenery: Ralph Dorazio.
Performers: Danced by Erick Hawkins, Natalie Richman, Nada Diachenko, and Robert Yohn, accompanied on the piano by Dlugoszewski.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Content: About 20 counts of the opening are cut off; sections of the choreography are marked.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (16 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916027560-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170039
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3a6f1760-29ce-0135-5b8a-09d62ef0e4a9
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1975: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Cantilever" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Cantilever" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 22, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1975). Cantilever Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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