Jewish roots in modern dance

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Title
Jewish roots in modern dance
Additional title: Kaddisch (Choreographic work : Sokolow)
Names
Diamond, 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)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1995
Table of Contents
La 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 locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3281
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4400 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Venue: 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 Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (49 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Spanish, Castilian
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F100
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392992
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2825e330-b44b-0136-04f2-033951283efe
Rights Statement
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  • 1995: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jewish roots in modern dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1995. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7135bbd7-7be8-42aa-b6c4-5eec6235011b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jewish roots in modern dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 26, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7135bbd7-7be8-42aa-b6c4-5eec6235011b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1995). Jewish roots in modern dance Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7135bbd7-7be8-42aa-b6c4-5eec6235011b

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Jewish roots in modern dance