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Additional title: Triad (Choreographic work : Nikolais)
Otte, Gerald (Dancer)
Teeters, James (Dancer)
McDermaid, Suzanne (Dancer)
Nikolais, Alwin (Choreographer)
Nikolais Dance Theatre (Dancer)
Nikolais, Alwin (Composer)
Nikolais, Alwin (Set designer)
Nikolais, Alwin (Lighting designer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-03-06
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1393
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Beacon Theater, New York, on March 6, 1977.
Creation/production credits: Choreography/music/scenery/costumes/lighting: Alwin Nikolais. Sections of the sound score improvised by Robert Benford and members of the Paul Winter Consort; other sections incorporate sounds created and edited by Andrew Rudin.
Performers: Performed by members of Nikolais Dance Theatre. Eighth section solos in order of appearance: Gerald Otte, James Teeters, Suzanne McDermaid.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (32 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169419
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7d8bfea0-0826-0131-27ce-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1977: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

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

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Triad" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 13, 2024.

APA Format

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

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