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Lines Contemporary Ballet
Additional title: String quartet (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Handel pas de deux (Choreographic work : King)
Hotchkiss, Marina (Dancer)
Rhatigan, Summer Lee (Dancer)
Miranda, Freddie (Dancer)
Shibata, Chiharu (Dancer)
Adoniou, Yannis (Dancer)
Heiber, Nora (Dancer)
Chung, Brian (Dancer)
Redlefsen, Richard (Dancer)
Dawson, Gregory (Dancer)
Boatwright, Christopher (Dancer)
Kerr, Maurya (Dancer)
Rose, Debra (Dancer)
Maffre, Muriel (Dancer)
Pierce, Benjamin (Dancer)
King, Alonzo (Director)
Rosenwasser, Robert (Costume designer)
Szymański, Paweł (Composer)
Pinkham, Lisa (Lighting designer)
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759 (Composer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Lines Contemporary Ballet (Dancer)
Joyce Theater (New York, N.Y.) (Event place)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
King, Alonzo (Choreographer)
Rosenwasser, Robert (Artistic director)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1996
Table of Contents
String quartet (1995) (ca. 22 min.) / music, Paweł Szymański ; costumes, Robert Rosenwasser ; lighting, Lisa Pinkham ; cast: I, Marina Hotchkiss and Company ; II, Summer Lee Rhatigan and Freddie Miranda ; III, Chiharu Shibata and Yannis Adoniou ; IV, Company ; V, Nora Heiber, Brian Chung, and Richard Redlefsen ; VI, Summer Lee Rhatigan, Gregory Dawson ; VII, Company -- Handel pas de deux (world premiere) (ca. 10 min.) / music, George Frideric Handel ; costumes, Robert Rosenwasser ; lighting, Lisa Pinkham ; danced by Muriel Maffre and Benjamin Pierce.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2396
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5182 (former)
Pas de deux
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Accompanied by house program.
Creation/production credits: Recording made possible by the cooperation of Alonzo King's Lines Contemporary Ballet, the Joyce Theater, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Associate artistic director, Robert Rosenwasser.
Performers: Danced by Lines Contemporary Ballet: Yannis Adoniou, Christopher Boatwright, Brian Chung, Gregory Dawson, Nora Heiber, Marina Hotchkiss, Maurya Kerr, Freddie Miranda, Richard Redlefsen, Summer Lee Rhatigan, Debra Rose, Chiharu Shibata.
Performers: Guest artists: Muriel Maffre and Benjamin Pierce, courtesy of San Francisco Ballet.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, on June 9, 1996 (7:30PM)
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Hi8) (32 min.) sound, color ; 8 mm
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12953678
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ddfdb320-7b8b-0135-15f6-2193295e8334
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  • 1996: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lines Contemporary Ballet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1996.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lines Contemporary Ballet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1996). Lines Contemporary Ballet Retrieved from

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Lines Contemporary Ballet