Improvisations with Eugene Lester

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Improvisations with Eugene Lester
Alum, Manuel (Choreographer)
Lester, Eugene (Musician)
Sanfiorenzo, René (Lighting designer)
Manuel Alum Dance Company (Performer)
Alum, Manuel (Dancer)

Manuel Alum Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9670
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4901 (former)
Improvisation in dance
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] the Manuel Alum Dance Company ; choreography and performance by Manuel Alum ; music performed by Eugene Lester.
Title from house program.
For other works performed on this program, see *MGZIC 9-4883 and 9-4904, both titled Manuel Alum Dance Company.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Washington Square Methodist Church, New York, in May or June 1977.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (31 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392916
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0cc972b0-8a74-0135-bde2-2f5dfa30ad14
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.

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  • 1977: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Improvisations with Eugene Lester" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Improvisations with Eugene Lester" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). Improvisations with Eugene Lester Retrieved from

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Improvisations with Eugene Lester