Library division & collection with this item:

This Item

Shadow of her sister

View this item elsewhere:

Shadow of her sister
Zall, Deborah
Severino, Diane
Waldman, Robert (Composer)
García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: [197-?]
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9243
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5474 (former)
two-dimensional moving image
Statement of responsibility: choreography by Deborah Zall ; original music by Robert H. Waldman ; based on Federico Garcia Lorca's La casa de Bernarda Alba.
Accompanied by handwritten data sheet.
Performers: Diane Severino (Adela) ; Deborah Zall (Angustias).
Venue: Videotaped in stage rehearsal, without set, in costume.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (15 min.) :sd., b&w
A program note provided by the choreographer describes this work as "a conflict of wills between a young woman and her older sister. The instinctive yearnings of youth are pitted against established traditions."
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14518337
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a611c7f0-79f5-0135-4120-4f9b7669e3ce
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

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

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shadow of her sister" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. [197-?].

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shadow of her sister" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 22, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. ([197-?]). Shadow of her sister Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url= | title= (moving image) Shadow of her sister, ([197-?]) }} |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=March 22, 2019 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lennox, and Tilden Foundation}}</ref>

Shadow of her sister