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Lakshmi Shanmukham in a demonstration of Bharata Natyam

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Title
Lakshmi Shanmukham in a demonstration of Bharata Natyam
Names
Shanmukham, Lakshmi (Dancer)
Shanmukham, Lakshmi (Speaker)
Balasaraswati (Choreographer)
Diamond, Dennis (Producer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978-06-29
Table of Contents
Cassette 1. Lecture-demonstration on the history and technique of Bharata Natyam. (20 min.) -- Cassette 2. Explanation and demonstration of the dance Dasavatara. Text by Swati Tirunal. (58 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6530
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-784 (former)
Topics
Bharata natyam
American Dance Festival
Genres
Lectures
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in performance during the American Dance Festival, on June 29, 1978 at Page Auditorium, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Balasaraswati and K. Ramaiah. Produced for the American Dance Festival Video Archival Project by Dennis Diamond.
Performers: Performed by dancer Lakshmi Shanmukham and musicians K. Ramaiah (dance master), M. S. Ramadass (vocalist), T. Viswanathan (flute), and T. Ranganathan (drums).
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic SP) (80 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY807024815-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158670
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f8475e90-c7df-0135-2c76-001831bf8ce7
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lakshmi Shanmukham in a demonstration of Bharata Natyam" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/37254f30-ef9d-0133-caed-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lakshmi Shanmukham in a demonstration of Bharata Natyam" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 5, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/37254f30-ef9d-0133-caed-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Lakshmi Shanmukham in a demonstration of Bharata Natyam Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/37254f30-ef9d-0133-caed-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Lakshmi Shanmukham in a demonstration of Bharata Natyam