Dance on: Benjamin Harkarvy

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Dance on: Benjamin Harkarvy
Harkarvy, Benjamin (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Producer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1983-12-18
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7369
Nederlands Dans Theater
Federal aid to dance -- United States
State aid to dance -- Europe
Dance -- Economic aspects
Statement of responsibility: producer, Billie Mahoney ; director, William Hohauser.
Venue: Program from the public access cable television series Dance on: With Billie Mahoney. Taped on December 18, 1983 in New York City.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Benjamin Harkarvy, artistic director of the Pennsylvania Ballet, discusses the importance of education in art; his move from teaching to choreography to artistic directorship of companies such as Nederlands Dans Theater, Royal Winnipeg Ballet, and Harkness Ballet; government subsidy for ballet in Europe and America; the economic situation in the arts; the improvement and contribution that art makes in the quality of life.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857018278-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161370
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d2657c30-7dbd-0138-7278-41615e49a9b0
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 12, 2024.

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