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Your helping hand
Additional title: Your helping hand (Choreographic work : Gam and McMahon)
McMahon, Jeff (Choreographer)
Gam, Kaja (Choreographer)
Pressner, Stan (Lighting designer)
McMahon, Jeff (Director)
McMahon, Jeff (Composer)
McMahon, Jeff (Dancer)
Gam, Kaja (Dancer)

Jeff McMahon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1984-11
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8000
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2476 (former)
Performance art
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Recorded as a work-in-progress at The Kitchen, New York, in November 1984. Performance art piece directed by Jeff McMahon.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: McMahon and Kaja Gam. Score: McMahon and Michael Simon. Films: McMahon. Lighting: Stan Pressner.
Performers: Performed by McMahon, Gam, and others.
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) (46 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916018371-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169950
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b9bc5f70-8763-0135-56ec-2947a45ca4bb
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.

Item timeline of events

  • 1984: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Your helping hand" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Your helping hand" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 27, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1984). Your helping hand Retrieved from

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Your helping hand