Gala Performance: Tribute to Frederic Franklin, 2014 May 30

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Gala Performance: Tribute to Frederic Franklin, 2014 May 30
Additional title: From the Horse's Mouth Magical Tales of Real Dancers: Tribute to Frederic Franklin
Additional title: From the horse's mouth (Choreographic work : Croll and Cunningham)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Franklin, Frederic, 1914-2013 (Honoree)
Franklin, Frederic, 1914-2013 (Speaker)
Croll, Tina (Director)
Croll, Tina (Conceptor)
Croll, Tina (Performer)
Cunningham, James (Director)
Cunningham, James (Conceptor)
Cunningham, James (Speaker)
Mullins, Carol (Lighting designer)
Kamai, Tsubasa (Lighting designer)
Stimple, Jennifer (Stage manager)
Allen, Todd, (Dancer) (Dancer)
Aloff, Mindy, 1947- (Performer)
Anderson, Jack, 1935- (Performer)
Askegard, Charles (Performer)
Ausman, Bill (Performer)
Aviles, Arthur (Performer)
Baff, Ella (Performer)
Barnes, Germaul (Performer)
Caines, Christopher (Performer)
Canemaker, John (Performer)
Champion, Marge (Performer)
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-2021 (Performer)
D'Antuono, Eleanor (Performer)
De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931- (Performer)
DeGarmo, Mark (Performer)
Del Saz, Alberto (Performer)
Dorris, George E (Performer)
Hall, Chad Michael (Performer)
Honsa, Ron (Performer)
Jones, Susan (Performer)
Jowitt, Deborah (Performer)
Khoury, Fadi J. (Performer)
Kowalik, Trent (Performer)
McKenzie, Kevin (Speaker)
Melendez, Steven C. (Steven Cuitlahuac) (Performer)
Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- (Performer)
Owen, Norton (Performer)
Pollak, Max (Performer)
Pruitt, Jacoby (Performer)
Rekoert, Pascal (Performer)
Reyes, Xiomara (Performer)
Reynolds, Nancy, 1938- (Performer)
Ruvalcaba, Pablo Francisco (Performer)
Schmidt, Jan, 1948- (Performer)
Scott, Vernon (Performer)
Sevilla, John-Mario (Performer)
Shah, Preshant (Performer)
Smith, Jason Samuels (Performer)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Performer)
Valdez, Robert M., Jr (Performer)
Van Hamel, Martine, 1945- (Performer)
Waag, Tony (Performer)
Whitener, William (Performer)
Yamazaki, Kota (Performer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Holub, Johannes (Editor)
Holub, Jenny (Videographer)
Pace University (Presenter)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2014-05-30
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2046
Franklin, Frederic, 1914-2013
Schimmel Center for the Arts
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: conceived and directed by Tina Croll and Jamie Cunningham ; presented by Pace Presents and From the Horse's Mouth Magical Tales of Real Dancers.
Content: Widescreen.
Content: Performance includes interview footage and photographs of Frederic Franklin.
Content: The recording of this work was made possible by the cooperation of FROM THE HORSE'S MOUTH, THE MICHAEL SCHIMMEL CENTER FOR THE ARTS, AT PACE UNIVERSITY, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image, Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Costume concept, Barbara Ellmann ; lighting (original design), Carol Mullins ; lighting (execution), Tsubasa Kamai ; stage manager, Jennifer Stimple
Creation/production credits: Videography production, Holub Videographers ; camera, Jennifer Holub, Johannes Holub ; editor, Johannes Holub.
Performers: Story Tellers and Dancers: Todd Allen, Mindy Aloff, Jack Anderson, Charles Askegard, Bill Ausman, Arthur Aviles, Ella Baff, Germaul Barnes, Christopher Caines, John Canemaker, Marge Champion, Jacques D'Amboise, Eleanor D'Antuono, Carmen de Lavallade, Mark DeGarmo, Alberto Del Saz, George Dorris, Chad Michael Hall, Ron Honsa, Susan Jones, Deborah Jowitt, Fadi J. Khoury, Trent Kowalik, Kevin McKenzie, Steven Melendez, Arthur Mitchell, Norton Owen, Max Pollak, Jacoby Pruitt, Pascal Rekoert, Xiomara Reyes, Nancy Reynolds, Pablo Francisco Ruvalcaba, Jan Schmidt, Vernon Scott, John-Mario Sevilla, Preshant Shah, Jason Samuels Smith, Gus Solomons Jr., Robert Valdez, Martine Van Hamel, Tony Waag, William Whitener, Kota Yamazaki.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, New York, N.Y., 2014 May 30.
Funding: This archival recording is supported in part by: an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. Art Works.
Funding: The New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Funding: The Dance Division gratefully acknowledges the assistance of The Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Physical Description
Born digital
Extent: 1 video file (95 min.) : sound, color
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 945737446
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20929273
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 04de9d50-7e89-0134-e0bf-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Gala Performance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2014.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Gala Performance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 3, 2023.

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Gala Performance