Dance on: Bart Cook

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Dance on: Bart Cook
Cook, Bart (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Producer)
Kelly, Ann (Director)
Dance Films Association (Associated name)

Dance On Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1994-09-12
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5000
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5557 (former)
Bolender, Todd
Robbins, Jerome
State Ballet of Missouri
New York City Ballet
Dancers -- Biography -- United States -- 20th century
Statement of responsibility: produced by Billie Mahoney in association with Dance Films Association ; directed by Ann Kelly.
Content: Date provided by Billie Mahoney.
Venue: Videotaped for the public access cable television program Dance on: With Billie Mahoney in Kansas City, Mo., on September 12, 1994 ; produced through the facilities of American Cablevision of Kansas City, Inc.
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) (29 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Bart Cook, a former principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, discusses his recent appointment to the position of assistant artistic director of the State Ballet of Missouri, under the leadership of Todd Bolender, also a New York City Ballet alumnus. Cook recalls how he started to dance in his home state of Utah; his studies at the School of American Ballet; and his 23-year tenure with New York City Ballet, where he created roles for and assisted choreographer Jerome Robbins.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13698525
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4caa4b80-804e-0135-b39d-0a95b7c66c3f
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Bart Cook" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1994.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Bart Cook" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 21, 2024.

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Dance on: Bart Cook