Jewish roots in modern danceAdditional title: Kaddisch (Choreographic work : Sokolow)
NamesDiamond, Linda (Choreographer)Silk, Lois (Dancer)Gough, Max (Dancer)Waite, Brian (Dancer)Solomon, Dara (Dancer)Johns, Othello (Dancer)Sokolow, Anna (Choreographer)Reich, Steve, 1936- (Composer)Crumb, George (Composer)Frank, Anne, 1929-1945 (Bibliographic antecedent)Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 (Composer)Linda Diamond and Company (Performer)Diamond, Linda (Dancer)Diamond, Linda (Costume designer)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1995
Table of ContentsLa prometida (ca. 9 min.) / choreography and costumes, Linda Diamond ; music, traditional Sephardic ; danced by Lois Silk, Max Gough, Brian Waite, and Linda Diamond -- Como la luna y el sol (ca. 6 min.) / choreography, Anna Sokolow ; music, traditional Sephardic ; danced by Linda Diamond, Max Gough, Brian Waite, and Lois Silk --
Homage to Chagall (ca. 19 min.) / choreography, Linda Diamond ; Part 1, Invocation to the muse: music, Steve Reich ; danced by Lois Silk, Brian Waite, Max Gough, and Dara Solomon -- Part 2, Memories of Bella, or the Tree of Life: music, Hari Deuter ; danced by Linda Diamond and Othello Johns -- Part 3, Circus section: music, David Goldberg ; danced by Lois Silk, Linda Diamond, D. Court, T. Kline, and H. Toma --
Secret annexe [excerpt] (ca. 8 min.) / choreography and performance, Linda Diamond ; music, George Crumb ; text, The diary of Anne Frank, read by Samantha Diamond Gottlieb -- Kaddish (ca. 7 min.) / choreography, Anna Sokolow (1991 revision of 1945 choreography) ; music, Maurice Ravel ; danced by Linda Diamond -- Credits only for Dancevisions of Picasso [no dance].
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3281Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4400 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance onstage, theater not identified, in 1995, with the exceptions of Part 3 of Homage to Chagall, which was recorded in an unidentified art gallery, and Kaddish, which was recorded in St. Peter's Church, New York.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (49 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F100NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392992Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2825e330-b44b-0136-04f2-033951283efe
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