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Folk and art themes
Additional title: Danza afro-cubana (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Additional title: Cutting the sugar cane (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Additional title: Embozados (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Additional title: Pierrot in the dead city (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Additional title: Dreier lithograph (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Additional title: Mouvement naïf (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Additional title: Labor symphony (Choreographic work : Shawn)
Shawn, Ted, 1891-1972 (Choreographer)
Mumaw, Barton, 1912-2001 (Dancer)
McCormack, Wilbur (Dancer)
Overlees, Frank (Dancer)
Landers, Dennis (Dancer)
Ted Shawn and His Men Dancers (Dancer)

Denishawn Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1935
Table of Contents
Danza afro-cubana, Ted Shawn.--Cutting the sugar cane, Barton Mumaw, Wilbur McCormack, Frank Overlees, Dennis Landers.--Los embozados, Ted Shawn and 4 men.--Pierrot in the dead city, 1st part in color, Barton Mumaw.--A Dreier lithograph, 6 men.--Mouvement naif, Ted Shawn.--Dynamo ("Mechanized labor" from Labor symphony), 8 men.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 6-318
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-5344
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Performers: Performed by Ted Shawn and his Men Dancers.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (16 min.) : silent, black and white with color sequence ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY727011924-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12145056
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b0f4e9f0-7849-0138-2442-5b877c817c3a
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Item timeline of events

  • 1891: Creator Born
  • 1935: Created
  • 1972: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Folk and art themes" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1935.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Folk and art themes" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1935). Folk and art themes Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Folk and art themes