Interview with Justin Colin, 1975

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Interview with Justin Colin, 1975
Colin, Justin Stanford (Interviewee)
Gruen, John (Interviewer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975-09-25
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTCO 3-647
Colin, Justin Stanford
American Ballet Theatre
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)
Theaters -- New York (State) -- New York
Citation/reference: For edited transcript of interview see: *MGZMT 3-647, Reel 2, Side B.
Content: Streaming file (approximately 40 minutes). Justin Colin, President of Ballet Theatre Foundation speaks with John Gruen about finding a New York City venue for American Ballet Theatre in New York City; the possibility of performing at the Metropolitan Opera house including why it is not an ideal venue; the current status of American Ballet Theatre's plan to acquire and restore Manhattan Center as a performance venue, including facilities for the live broadcast of performances on television.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded by John Gruen September 25, 1975 New York (N.Y.)
Funding: The conservation and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 audiocassette (approximately 40 min.) : polyester; quarter-track, 1.875 ips.
Sound quality is fair. The recording is marred by some extraneous noise and occasional short gaps, but for the most part the speakers' voices are easily intelligible.
Interview with Justin Colin conducted by John Gruen as research for an article in The New York Times, on September 25, 1975, in New York, N.Y.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 913479059
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12118457
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6aae16c0-b2ac-0133-033c-60f81dd2b63c
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Justin Colin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975.

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Interview with Justin Colin