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Bowen/Peters School of Dance

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Bowen/Peters School of Dance
Peters, Angela Bowen (Interviewee)
Bowen/Peters School of Dance (New Haven, Conn.) (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1556
Dance, Black -- United States
Dance schools -- Connecticut -- New Haven
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Excerpt from Profile II - People and progress, documentary program concerning minority interests produced for WTNH-TV, New Haven, Connecticut, and aired May 22, 1974. Producer: Albert Hannans. Director: Hal Yates. Hostess: Dean L. Radcliffe.
Content: Summary: The founders of a black dance school in New Haven, Angela Bowen Peters and her husband, drummer Ken Peters, discuss the growth of their school, its aims, and its importance to the minority youth of the city.
Content: A long section of the dance Touch me in the morning, choreographed by resident teacher-choreographer Larry Farrell, danced by members of the school's performing group, is shown, as well as classes in various forms of dance and in drumming.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (17 1/2 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160066
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7dc1b3a0-0826-0131-ff31-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1974: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Bowen/Peters School of Dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Bowen/Peters School of Dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 24, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). Bowen/Peters School of Dance Retrieved from

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Bowen/Peters School of Dance