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Additional title: Medea (Choreographic work : Papoulis)
Papoulis, Ann (Director)
King, John, 1953 November 28- (Composer)
Schnabl, Katrin (Costume designer)
Sumac, Yma (Singer)
Cherubini, Luigi, 1760-1842 (Composer)
Mullins, Carol (Lighting designer)
Richards, Peter (Videographer)
Müller, Heiner, 1929-1995 (Author)

Danspace Project Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990-09-25
Table of Contents
Cassette 1 (ca. 42 min.) -- Cassette 2 (ca. 36 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7681
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4009 (former)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: presented by the Danspace Project ; direction and performance by Ann Papoulis.
Creation/production credits: Original songs, John King ; music, Yma Sumac, Cherubini, Laibach, Russian and Yugoslavian folk music ; text, Heiner Müller (Despoiled shore, Medeamaterial, Landscape with Argonauts) and an anonymous Yugoslavian writer ; costume, Katrin Schnabl ; lighting, Carol Mullins.
Venue: Videotaped in performance for the Danspace Video Archival Project at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, on September 25, 1990, by Peter Richards.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (78 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946040108-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175803
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a46ca4f0-7b9c-0135-35b0-00356329ae75
Rights Statement
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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. "Medea" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Medea" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 3, 2023.

APA Format

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

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