Mahdi Huvese African/AmerAfrican Ensemble

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Mahdi Huvese African/AmerAfrican Ensemble
Wilson, Sule Greg (Producer)
Mahdi Huvese African/AmerAfrican Ensemble (Performer)
Wilson, Sule Greg (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982-06-13
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4940
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-455 (former)
Charleston (Dance)
Dance -- Africa, West
Dance, Black -- United States
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Telecast June 13, 1982 on the series American Youth Theatre by Cable Channel D, New York. Producer: Sule-Greg Wilson. Director: Michael Hannibal.
Performers: Performed by Sule-Greg Wilson, Michelle-Bodden, Judy Edwards, Patricia Robinson, and Crystal Warner.
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) (33 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
A program of drumming, song, and dance designed to show relationships between West African (chiefly Mali and Senegal) and American Black art. Includes a demonstration of the djembe and songba drums and other instruments, the American Charleston, a Senegalese dance similar to the Charleston, and other West African dances.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857017341-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161278
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b1592790-8035-0135-1a4e-0a3f34ca11ae
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Item timeline of events

  • 1982: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mahdi Huvese African/AmerAfrican Ensemble" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mahdi Huvese African/AmerAfrican Ensemble" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2021.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982). Mahdi Huvese African/AmerAfrican Ensemble Retrieved from

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Mahdi Huvese African/AmerAfrican Ensemble