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Additional title: Chryptych (Choreographic work : Solomons)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Donor)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Choreographer)
Danielson, Alan (Dancer)
Despotakis, Paul (Dancer)
Huffstetler, Robby (Lighting designer)
Morris, Melody (Dancer)
Nimmer, Geoffrey (Dancer)
Swiatkowski, Paula (Dancer)
Schafer, Ken (Composer)
Tsug, Eva (Costume designer)
Robison, Mark (Videographer)
Solomons Company/Dance (Performer)
Character Generators/Video (Videographer)
Huffstetler, Robby (Dancer)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Dancer)

The Gus Solomons Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988-01-08
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7805
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6303 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: presented by the Solomons Company/Dance ; choreography by Gus Solomons, Jr. ; music by Kenneth Schafer, Jr. ; Costumes, Eva Tsug ; lighting, Robby Huffstetler.
Performers: Danced by the Solomons Company/Dance: Alan Danielson, Paul Despotakis, Robby Huffstetler, Melody Morris, Geoff Nimmer, Paula Swiatkowski, Gus Solomons, Jr.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, as part of the program Boneyard and other dances, on January 8, 1988, by Character Generators/Video ; cameraperson, Mark Robison.
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) (26 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14923806
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 11ff23f0-8042-0135-904e-792cdd271cf9
Rights Statement
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  • 1988: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Chryptych" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Chryptych" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 20, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1988). Chryptych Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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