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The bodysnatcher
Additional title: Bodysnatcher (Choreographic work : Meier)
Houston-Jones, Ishmael (Dancer)
Meier, Yvonne, 1955- (Choreographer)
Lacy, Jennifer (Dancer)
Monson, Jennifer (Dancer)
Grimsted, Almon (Dancer)
Stiller, Michael (Lighting designer)
Robison, Mark (Videographer)
Fura dels Baus (Theater company) (Composer)
Meier, Yvonne, 1955- (Dancer)

Danspace Project Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988-12-04
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8020
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2355 (former)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, Dec. 4, 1988, as part of the Danspace Video Archival Project. Cameraperson: Mark Robison. Presented by the Danspace Project.
Creation/production credits: Choreographed by: Yvonne Meier. Music: Fura Dels Baus. Lighting: Michael Stiller.
Performers: Performers: Yvonne Meier, Jennifer Monson, Ishmael Houston-Jones, Jennifer Lacy, Almon Grimsted.
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) (46 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916017963-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169932
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 70d717c0-90bb-0135-2a41-0972abba20a3
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  • 1988: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
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MLA Format

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

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The bodysnatcher" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 21, 2024.

APA Format

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

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The bodysnatcher