The Catherine wheel

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The Catherine wheel
Additional title: Catherine wheel (Choreographic work : Tharp)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Rudner, Sara (Dancer)
Way, Jennifer (Dancer)
Rawe, Tom (Dancer)
Glasner, Katie (Dancer)
Kurshal, Raymond (Dancer)
Washington, Shelley (Dancer)
Uchida, Christine (Dancer)
Carrafa, John (Dancer)
Tharp, Twyla (Choreographer)
Sanborn, John (Videographer)
Byrne, David, 1952- (Composer)
Loquasto, Santo (Set designer)
Loquasto, Santo (Costume designer)
Tipton, Jennifer (Lighting designer)
Twyla Tharp and Dancers (Performer)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981-10-14
Date Created: 1981-10-15
Date Created: 1981-10-16
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4757
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-459 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped for the Jerome Robbins Archive by John Sanborn, with the assistance of a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts, at the Winter Garden Theatre, New York, on October 14, 15, 16, 1981.
Performers: Performed by Tom Rawe, Jennifer Way, Shelley Washington, Christine Uchida, Raymond Kurshals, Richard Colton, William Whitener, John Carrafa, Katie Glasner, John Malashock, Mary Ann Kellog, Shelley Freydont, Keith Young, Barbara Hoon, and Sara Rudner.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (72 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY847010991-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160196
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2e774600-a9e6-0133-f62c-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 1981: Created
  • 2023: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Catherine wheel" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Catherine wheel" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 4, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). The Catherine wheel Retrieved from

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The Catherine wheel