Song of Lawino

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Song of Lawino
Additional title: Song of Lawino (Choreographic work : Vasilevski and Zollar)
Bavan, Yolande (Performer)
Chin, Connie (Performer)
Cousar, Terri (Performer)
Giraud, Tiyé (Composer)
Hall-Smith, Pat (Performer)
Monsod, Trinket (Performer)
Patrick, Pamela (Performer)
Sheely, Viola (Performer)
Tyler, Edwina Lee (Composer)
Tyler, Edwina Lee (Performer)
Wilson, Robin (Performer)
p'Bitek, Okot, 1931-1982 (Author)
Vasilevski, Valeria (Director)
Zollar, Jawole Willa Jo (Choreographer)
Oji, Helen (Set designer)
Berry, Gabriel (Costume designer)
Emmons, Beverly (Lighting designer)
Flowers, Roma (Production personnel)
Giguere, Joel (Production personnel)
Reduta Deux Ltd (Producer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Event place)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Giraud, Tiyé (Performer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988-01
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8497
Dance Theater Workshop
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Creation/production credits: presented by Dance Theater Workshop's Economy Tires Theater ; [produced by] Reduta Deux Ltd. and Valeria Vasilevski ; [written] by Okot p'Bitek ; adapted and directed by Valeria Vasilevski with choreographer Jawole Willa Jo Zollar and composers Edwina Lee Tyler and Tiyé Giraud.
Creation/production credits: Set, Helen Oji ; costumes, Gabriel Berry ; lighting, Beverly Emmons ; voice coach, Yolande Bavan ; production supervisor, Roma Flowers ; technical direction, Joel Giguere.
Performers: Developed and performed by Yolande Bavan, Connie Chin, Terri Cousar, Tiyé Giraud, Pat Hall-Smith, Trinket Monsod, Pamela Patrick, Viola Sheely, Edwina Lee Tyler, Robin Wilson.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, in January 1988; video documentation, Video D Studios.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (68 min. total) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430653
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3129ef40-9a11-0138-44c4-47264899cf20
Rights Statement
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  • 1988: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Song of Lawino" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Song of Lawino" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2023.

APA Format

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

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Song of Lawino