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Hurrah!: Excerpts
Additional title: Hurrah! (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Hawkins, Erick (Donor)
Hawkins, Erick (Choreographer)
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 (Composer)
Erick Hawkins Dance Company (Performer)
Hawkins, Erick (Dancer)

Erick Hawkins Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975-10 (Questionable)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7199 ; *MGZIC 9-1950 (former)
Dance rehearsals
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, circa October 1975.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Erick Hawkins. Music: Virgil Thomson (Symphony no. 2 in C major).
Performers: Performed by Hawkins and members of the Erick Hawkins Dance Company.
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 (22 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Rehearsal preceded by approx. 6 min. of test shots, including glimpses of a company (?) class taught by Hawkins. In addition to performing, Hawkins is heard off-camera directing the rehearsal. Tape ends before the conclusion of the work. Brief, unstable footage of the year daimon solo from Greek dreams, with flute, at end of tape.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916029639-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170084
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 62c4e810-32a8-0135-8be6-41f33e661b7a
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1975: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hurrah!: Excerpts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hurrah!: Excerpts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1975). Hurrah!: Excerpts Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Hurrah!: Excerpts