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A choreographic offering
Additional title: Choreographic offering (Choreographic work : Limón)
Maxwell, Carla (Dancer)
Schiffer, Holly (Dancer)
Steinberg, Risa (Dancer)
Sayles, Lane (Dancer)
Scanlon, Jennifer (Dancer)
Carmany, Ginga (Dancer)
Glenn, Laura (Dancer)
Limón, José (Choreographer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Lewis, Daniel, 1944- (Restager)
José Limón Dance Company (Performer)
New York Dance Festival (Presenter)

TAG Foundation Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-09-11
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5910
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 5-430 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance by Johannes Holub for the TAG Foundation at the New York Dance Festival in the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park on Sept 11, 1977.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: José Limón (restaged by Daniel Lewis). Music: J. S. Bach. (Musical offering). Costumes: Pauline Lawrence and Charles Tomlinson.
Creation/production credits: Performed by the José Limón Dance Company: Mark Ammerman, Ginga Carmany, Bill Cratty, Ken Ganado, Ryland Jordan, Carla Maxwell, Lane Sayles, Jennifer Scanlon, Holly Schiffer, Tonia Shimin, Louis Solino, Risa Steinberg, Clifton Thompson, and Laura Glenn (guest artist).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (26 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY807026453-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158746
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b885e9c0-84cd-0134-3237-00505686a51c
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Item timeline of events

  • 1977: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A choreographic offering" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A choreographic offering" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 2, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). A choreographic offering Retrieved from

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A choreographic offering