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Additional title: Celebration (Choreographic work : Janus)
Janus, Judith (Choreographer)
Anderson, Bambi (Dancer)
Gooden, Curtis (Dancer)
Miller, Maureen (Dancer)
Schultz, Marianne (Dancer)
Teirstein, Alice (Dancer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Janus, Judith (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-05
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7033
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1849 (former)
Filmed dance
Venue: Videotaped by Johannes Holub (possibly during a dress rehearsal) at the Open Eye Theater, New York, in May 1977.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Judith Janus. Music: Johann Sebastian Bach (Orchestral suite no. 2 in B minor). Costumes: Maria Contessa. Lighting: George Gracey.
Performers: Performed by Judith Janus, Bambi Anderson, Curtis Gooden, Maureen Miller, Marianne Schultz, and Alice Teirstein.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (15 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906002934-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168201
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2d861d60-7b91-0135-c69e-614b588d1670
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1977: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Celebration" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Celebration" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2021.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). Celebration Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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