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Dance on: Peggy Lyman

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Lyman, Peggy (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Interviewer)

Dance On Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7437
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2010 (former)
Graham, Martha
Martha Graham Dance Company
Statement of responsibility: produced by Video Workshop for Dance and Theatre ; director, James Chladek.
Venue: Program from the public access cable television series Dance on: With Billie Mahoney. Taped at Metro Access Studios, New York, on June 29, 1989.
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) (28 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Peggy Lyman, formerly a principal dancer and now rehearsal director of the Martha Graham Dance Company, recalls her early training as a ballet dancer, her transition to modern dance after her marriage, and her experiences on Broadway in Gower Champion's Sugar. She discusses her experiences in working with Graham and dancing her roles.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906026009-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168978
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a84f0d20-8048-0135-34ca-067221c8466d
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  • 1989: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Peggy Lyman" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Peggy Lyman" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2021.

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Dance on: Peggy Lyman