Accumulations ; [and] Light, part 5

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Accumulations ; [and] Light, part 5
Additional title: Accumulations (Choreographic work : Litz)
Additional title: Light (Choreographic work : Takei)
Ansley, Janis (Dancer)
Clare, Paula (Costume designer)
Coghlan, Jill (Costume designer)
Copen, Ilona (Dancer)
Hulse, Jolinda (Dancer)
Block, Bruce (Dancer)
Maloney, Bill (Dancer)
Takei, Kei (Dancer)
Pate, Maldwyn (Dancer)
Ritter, Lloyd (Dancer)
Litz, Katherine, -1978 (Choreographer)
Harbison, John (Composer)
Parsons, Marcus (Composer)
Video Exchange (Concert series) (Event place)
Takei, Kei (Choreographer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1971 - 1979 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
Accumulations (ca. 15 min.) / choreography, Katherine Litz ; music, John Harbison ; vests, Paula Clare and Jill Coghlan ; danced by the Katherine Litz Dance Company: Janis Ansley, Paula Clare, Jill Coghlan, Ilona Copen, Jo Linda Hulse, Bruce Ivan Block, and Bill Maloney. Probably a rehearsal in preparation for performances presented by the Video Exchange inc. at the Cunningham Studio on May 5 and 6, 1972 -- Light, part 5 (listed on frame as "Guerilla ballet, part five of 'Light'") (ca. 25 min.) / choreography, Kei Takei ; music, Marcus Parsons III ; performed by Maldwyn Pate, Lloyd Ritter, and Kei Takei.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9238
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4818 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Titles on frame for Light only.
Content: Title for Accumulations from house program, May 1972.
Venue: Accumulations: videotaped in rehearsal, in costume, at the Merce Cunningham Studio, Westbeth, New York, probably in May 1972.
Venue: Light, part 5: videotaped in rehearsal, in costume, at the Merce Cunningham Studio (?), Westbeth, New York, in June 1971 or later.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (40 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12397122
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fdd7c2a0-7adc-0135-d7ec-2daa6e2921c5
Rights Statement
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  • 1971: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Accumulations ; [and] Light, part 5" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1971 - 1979.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Accumulations ; [and] Light, part 5" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 15, 2024.

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Accumulations ; [and] Light, part 5