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Crump, Emily (Director)
Ray, Harvey (Musician)
Green, Chuck (Dancer)
Holmes, Georgiana (Dancer)
Raptis, Steve (Dancer)
Haberman, Simon (Producer)
Steinberg, David (Producer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1980
Table of Contents
SUMMARY:Documentary on the evolution of a performance piece through the improvisational process by the members of Consortium, a company of dancers and musicians.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1560
Improvisation in dance
Videotaped by Orwell Productions between June 1 and June 30, 1980, at Merlin Studios, New York.
Producers: Simon Haberman, David Steinberg. Directors: David Steinberg, Andrew Miller. Dance direction: Emily Crump. Music direction: Harvey Ray.
Dancers: Emily Crump, Judy Crump, Georgiana Holmes, Steve Raptis, and Chuck Green. Musicians: Harvey Ray, Carol Buck, Steve Geraci, Frank Luther.
Physical Description
Electronic resource
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (20 min.)
Sd., col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160556
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7dba5bb0-0826-0131-d24d-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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

  • 1980: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Consortium" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Consortium" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 15, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980). Consortium Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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