PoemAdditional title: Poem (Choreographic work : Maslow)
NamesMaslow, Sophie (Choreographer)Maslow, Sophie (Interviewee)Macandrew, James (Host)Arenal, Julie (Dancer)Fried, Carol (Dancer)Berke, Stanley (Dancer)Dugan, William (Dancer)Fujimoto, Haruki (Dancer)Peirce, Morrie (Speaker)Havinga, Nick (Producer)Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 (Composer)Ferlinghetti, Lawrence (Author)American Dance Theater (Company) (Performer)Macandrew, James (Interviewer)Havinga, Nick (Director)
Sophie Maslow Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1965-03-14Place: New York, N.Y.Publisher: WCBS-TV
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8916Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-750 (former)
TopicsFerlinghetti, Lawrence. Coney Island of the mind. SelectionsOral interpretation of poetryLiterature and dance
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesTelevision programsInterviews
NotesStatement of responsibility: produced and directed by Nick Havinga ; choreography by Sophie Maslow ; music by Duke Ellington.Performers: Host: James Macandrew ; Guest: Sophie Maslow ; Performed by members of the American Dance Theater: Julie Arenal, Carol Fried, Stanley Berke, William Dugan, and Haruki Fujimoto ; Drummer: Herbert Lovelle.Venue: Telecast by WCBS-TV on Camera three on March 14, 1965.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (30 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionInterview with Sophie Maslow by James Macandrew followed by a performance of her dance work Poem, based on Lawrence Ferlinghetti's poem titled Autobiography (from his A Coney Island of the mind), which is recited by Morrie Peirce as the Poet.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY896009606-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167011Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b4939ad0-2638-0137-c0dd-17e1863af4d3
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