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Title
Tibet Week, Opening ceremony
Names
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Kealiinohomoku, Joann W (Speaker)
Craig, Suzan M. W (Speaker)
Yangzom, Tashi (Performer)
Dasara, Prema (Speaker)
Knox, Cynthia (Singer)
Merchant, Vasant V (Speaker)
Boothe, Paul (Director)
Chaksam-Pa Tibetan Dance and Opera Company (Performer)
Cross-Cultural Dance Resources (Associated name)
Bold Eagle, inc (Videographer)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1995-06-18 - 1995-06-25
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2345
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5009 (former)
Topics
Dance -- China -- Tibet
Music -- China -- Tibet
Tibet Week in Flagstaff (1995 :Flagstaff, Ariz.)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Filmed speeches
Notes
Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of the participants in Tibet Week in Flagstaff, Arizona, Cross-Cultural Dance Resources, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Content: For programs and printed materials, see *MGS (Tibetan) 96-11997 Tibet Week in Flagstaff.
Performers: Co-hosts: Aleia O'Reilly and John McLaughlin ; Speakers (in order of appearance): Prema Dasara, Mayor Christopher Bavasi, Joann Kealiinohomoku, Suzan Craig, Sonam Tashi, Lina Wallen, and Dr. Vasant Merchant ; Performers: members of Chaksam-pa, the Tibetan Dance and Opera Company: Tsering Topgyal, Nyima Gyalpo, Tenzin Gonpo, Sonam Tashi, Tashi Dhondup, Tsering Dolma, Tashi Yangzom; and Prema Desara.
Venue: Videotaped at Wheeler Park, Flagstaff, Arizona, on June 18, 1995, during Tibet Week, by Bold Eagle, Inc.; director, Paul Boothe.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (61 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Speeches heralding the opening of Tibet Week in Flagstaff, Arizona, June 18-25, 1995. Also included are a blessing by Reverend Elaine De Vore; a dance by Prema Dasara, accompanied by a prayer sung by Cynthia Knox; music and dancing, including two performers costumed as a yak, by Chaksam-pa, the Tibetan Dance and Opera Company; the ceremonial presentation of scarves to Dr. Vasant Merchant, Lina Wallen, Jeneda Benally, Jones Benally, Mayor Christopher Bavasi, and John McLaughlin; and a flute and vocal solo by Tashi Dhondup.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F370
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12561668
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1cbae6b0-2657-0137-8e34-0c7ce1a93356
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1995: Created (Approximate)
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Tibet Week" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1995 - 1995. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f4c279f-b2e8-4b47-8f44-810cc049126b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Tibet Week" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f4c279f-b2e8-4b47-8f44-810cc049126b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1995 - 1995). Tibet Week Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/3f4c279f-b2e8-4b47-8f44-810cc049126b

Wikipedia Citation

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Tibet Week