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Additional title: Berlin requiem (Choreographic work : Bruce)
Bruce, Christopher (Choreographer)
Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950 (Composer)
Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956 (Author)
Marre, Pamela (Designer)
Chelton, Nick (Lighting designer)
Grimm, Thomas (Producer)
Ballet Rambert (Performer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2144
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Creation/production credits: A co-production of Danmarks Radio, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF), and the BBC. Produced and directed by Thomas Grimm.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Christopher Bruce. Music: Kurt Weill (Mahagonny Singspiel and Das Berliner Requiem, sung in German) Text: Bertolt Brecht. Scenery and costumes: Pamela Marre. Lighting: Nick Chelton.
Performers: Performed by members of Ballet Rambert, the Danish Radio Concert Orchestra conducted by Frans Rasmussen, and vocal soloists.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (55 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857030894-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161605
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b6faa490-864f-0138-69a2-5bdbb12cf440
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1982: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Requiem" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Requiem" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982). Requiem Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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