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Choreographers Showcase
Stratton, Sandra (Costume designer)
Stratton, Sandra (Composer)
Stoney (Choreographer)
Trolander, Pati (Dancer)
Yoken, Hollyce (Dancer)
Levine, Andrea (Dancer)
Goldberg, Jane, 1948- (Contributor)
Barnes, H. R. (H. Ruth) (Contributor)
Kinney, Sharon (Dancer)
Churchill, Jean (Dancer)
Levin, Louis (Composer)
Torres, Ricardo (Composer)
Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 (Author)
Ronsley, Rachel (Costume designer)
Bolcom, William (Composer)
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)
O'Rourke, Patrick, 1943- (Contributor)
Diamond, Dennis (Videographer)
Christi, Ellen (Composer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Choreographers Showcase (Concert series) (Producer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1978
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: I shall go back... (approx. 4 min.). Choreography/costume/performance: Sandra Stratton. Music: Louis Levin, Ricardo Torres, Sandra Stratton. Poetry: Edna St. Vincent Millay ("I shall go back again to the bleak shore"). -- Invention (approx. 6 min.). Choreography/music/performance: Stoney. -- Mooning dance (approx. 7 min.). Conceived by Pati Trolander. Realized by Hollyce Yoken, Trolander. Music: Ellen Christi. Costumes: Rachel Ronsley. -- It's about time (approx. 6 min.). Choreography/performance: Andrea Levine, Jane Goldberg. -- Graceful ghost (approx. 7 min.). Choreography: Ruth Barnes. Music: William Bolcom. Perf. by Barnes, Conrad Cummings (pianist). -- 3 1/2 solos (approx. 11 min.). Choreography/performance: Sharon Kinney. Music: Chopin. Pianist: Carol Crawford. -- Aunt J (1869-1968) (approx. 10 min.). Choreography/performance: Jean Churchill. Music: Beethoven.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9534
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3422 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Tap dancing
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Videotaped at a special recording session at American Theatre Laboratory, New York, in February 1978. Video director: Dennis Diamond. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Choreographers Showcase series.
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 (52 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936001483-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174509
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e110a000-7b7f-0135-318f-737c78fb334a
Rights Statement
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  • 1978: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 27, 2024.

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Choreographers Showcase