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Persona, Meredith Monk
Additional title: Persona (Television program)
Declerck, Annie (Producer)
Belgische Radio en Televisie (1977-1991) (Distributor)
Monk, Meredith (Donor)
House Foundation for the Arts (Donor)

Meredith Monk Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1980-10-15
Place: Flanders?
Publisher: Belgische Radio en Televisie
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-6509
Monk, Meredith
Monk, Meredith. Our lady of late
Monk, Meredith. Tablet
Monk, Meredith. Vessel
Monk, Meredith. Quarry
Vessel (Choreographic work : Monk)
Quarry (Choreographic work : Monk)
Operas -- Excerpts
Composers -- United States
Choreographers -- United States
Television programs
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Motion pictures
Documentary films
Creation/production credits: Camera, Arribert Weiss and Willy Comette ; sound, Pol Claes ; editor, Lodewijk Hendrik.
Venue: Broadcast on October 15, 1980.
Funding: Cataloging funds provided by Friends of Jerome Robbins Dance Division.
Acquisition: Gift; Meredith Monk and House Foundation for the Arts, 2006.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (23 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Meredith Monk discusses the interdisciplinary nature of her work, her compositional technique and style, and performance inspirations. She talks about performing in unorthodox locations and times (i.e. shows in the morning). Excerpts of Monk performing solo and group works are interspersed throughout the interview. They include excerpts from Our Lady of Late, Tablet, Vessel, and Quarry.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 730912653
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18985444
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 97f28c60-7905-0138-3acf-358518be196b
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  • 1980: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Persona" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980-10-15.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Persona" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2023.

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