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Erick Hawkins
Additional title: Here and now with watchers (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Additional title: Early floating (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Additional title: Geography of noon (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Additional title: Clown is everyone's ending (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Hawkins, Erick (Donor)
Hawkins, Erick (Choreographer)
Meehan, Nancy (Dancer)
Groot, Pauline de (Dancer)
Tyler, James (American architect, contemporary) (Dancer)
Dlugoszewski, Lucia, 1931-2000 (Composer)
Hawkins, Alma M (Interviewer)
Luebsen, J. P (Producer)
Snyder, Allegra Fuller (Consultant)
Erick Hawkins Dance Company (Performer)
Hawkins, Erick (Dancer)

Erick Hawkins Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1964
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9340
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1175 (former)
Hawkins, Erick
University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of Dance
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: motion picture produced by UCLA Media Center ; produced and edited by J. P. Luebsen ; choreography by Erick Hawkins ; music by Lucia Dlugoszewski.
Creation/production credits: Post-production consultation, Allegra Fuller Snyder.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Date: Copyright 1975
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (18 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Lecture-demonstration by Erick Hawkins and members of his company. Dr. Alma M. Hawkins, chairman of the UCLA dance department, interviews him on his aims as an artist, and he discusses his musical collaboration with Lucia Dlugoszewski, the nature of choreographic movement, and dance as a metaphor of existence. Dance excerpts, in order of appearance, are: Duet from Here and now with watchers, danced in rehearsal clothes against the hanging set for Early floating by Hawkins and Nancy Meehan ; Geography of noon, danced in rehearsal clothes by Hawkins, Meehan, James Tyler, and Pauline de Groot, accompanied by Dlugoszewski ; Clown is everyone's ending, a solo danced by Hawkins ; solo from Early floating, danced by Hawkins.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916027558-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170038
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 90063180-8c14-0135-21a0-4175f4971512
Rights Statement
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  • 1964: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Erick Hawkins" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1964.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Erick Hawkins" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 21, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1964). Erick Hawkins Retrieved from

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Erick Hawkins