Carry me home: [excerpts]

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Additional title: Carry me home (Choreographic work : Halprin)
Halprin, Anna (director.)
Wilson, Andy Abrahams (videographer.)
Wilson, Andy Abrahams (editor.)
Bogue, Nila (sound designer.)
Graham, Jay, 1946- (photographer.)
Positive Motion (Dance company)


Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 19900616
Table of Contents
Dress rehearsal and performance excerpts (9 min.) -- Studio rehearsal excerpts (9 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7349
Dance therapy -- California -- San Francisco
HIV-positive persons
AIDS (Disease) and the arts
Dance workshop and workshop performances -- California
Ritual and ceremonial dancing -- California
Filmed dance.
Filmed performances.
Statement of responsibility: director, Anna Halprin ; performed by Positive Motion.
Title and credits from original videocassette and opening credits.
Tape counter on bottom of screen for studio rehearsal excerpts.
Creation/production credits: Direction, camera, editing, Andy Abrahams Wilson ; sound Nila Bogue ; still photography, Jay Graham.
Performers: Performed by Positive Motion: Ed Brophy, Ralph Carpenter, Bob Collins, Paul Cyr, Jerry DeJong, Daniel Goldstein, Dennis Hayes, David Kerr, Kevin Lally, Raymond Leal, Rich Lepore, Danny Lessa-Zielinski, David Lewis, Nikko Marott, Joie McDonald, Tracy Rhoades, William Rogers, Allan Stinson, Brian Varanzoff, Philip Zimmerman.
Performers: Musicians, Jules Jonas Beckman and Norman Rutherford.
Venue: Videotaped in performance and rehearsals around 1990 June 16 Theatre Artaud and dance studio, San Francisco, Calif.
Original version: Original format: 1 videocassette (VHS) ; 1/2 in.
Acquisition: Gift; Anna Halprin; 2012.
Physical Description
1 streaming video file (18 min.)
Sound, color.
Part of a "healing dance workshop held in San Francisco, California, for men living with AIDS and HIV-positive status. Led by Anna Halprin, the workshop incorporated creative group movement, and culminated in a performance called Carry me home, presented at the Theatre Artaud, San Francisco, on June 16, 1990." -- summary note, from the Dance Division's *MGZIA 4-1419.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19968444
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c37f8fc0-352a-0131-11e0-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
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Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 19900616: Captured
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carry me home" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carry me home" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 23, 2019.

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