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L'univers de Margie Gillis

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Additional title: Nocturne (Choreographic work : Clarke)
Gillis, Margie (Commentator)
Udashkin, Jack (Commentator)
Ballard, Stephanie (Dancer)
Guillemette, Louis (Dancer)
Friesen, Eugene (Instrumentalist)
Labrosse, Darcia (Designer)
Clarke, Martha (Choreographer)
Séguin, Jean-Gaétan (Director)
Société de radio-télévision du Québec (Producer)
Gillis, Margie (Choreographer)
Gillis, Margie (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1985
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2784
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4217 (former)
Modern dance -- Canada
Gillis, Margie
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Motion pictures
Documentary films
Television programs
Creation/production credits: Produced by Radio-Québec. Director: Jean-Gaétan Séguin.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (58 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Documentary on the dancer-choreographer Margie Gillis, who talks about making and performing her dances. Additional comments are offered by her manager Jack Udashkin. She is seen in rehearsal and performance excerpts with dancers Stephanie Ballard and Louis Guillemette, and cellist Eugene Friesen; and in conference with Udashkin and designer Darcia Labrosse. Among the dances performed are Waltzing Matilda, Nocturne (choreography: Martha Clarke), and Someone missing.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176215
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a2cb240-9e86-0132-e0a9-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1985: Created
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "L'univers de Margie Gillis" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "L'univers de Margie Gillis" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2021.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). L'univers de Margie Gillis Retrieved from

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L'univers de Margie Gillis