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Choreographers Showcase
Jones, Bill T. (Choreographer)
Jones, Bill T. (Dancer)
Byrd, Donald, 1949- (Choreographer)
Turocy, Catherine (Choreographer)
Turocy, Catherine (Costume designer)
Turocy, Catherine (Dancer)
Harms, Rachel (Choreographer)
Cohen, Linda (Dancer)
Ellner, Miriam (Dancer)
Fabso, Jody (Dancer)
Yoken, Hollyce (Dancer)
Ray, Kathy (Dancer)
King, Kenneth, 1940- (Choreographer)
Ruiz, Pierre (Composer)
Harkins, Paul (Lighting designer)
Yancey, Jimmy, 1898-1951 (Composer)
Lewis, Meade, 1905-1964 (Composer)
Dance Theater Workshop
Choreographers Showcase (Concert series)
Byrd, Donald, 1949- (Dancer)
Harms, Rachel (Dancer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1977
Table of Contents
With Durga (approx. 17 min.) / choreography/performance: Bill T. Jones. Music: Tibetan folk music, Bessie Smith -- Partite (approx. 8 min.) / choreography/performance: Donald Byrd -- Spinging (approx. 5 min.) / choreography/costume/performance: Catherine Turocy ; music: improvised song -- Sloe gin (approx. 12 min.) / choreography: Rachel Harms ; music: Jimmy Yancey, Meade Lux Lewis, The Dixie Four ; costumes: Norm P. Wadell ; perf. by Linda Cohen, Miriam Ellner, Jody Fabso, Rachel Harms, Hollyce Yoken -- Labyrinth (approx. 18 min.) / choreography: Kenneth King ' music: Pierre Ruiz (Drumming music for glass) ; perf. by Kathy Ray.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7218
Dance Theater Workshop
Creation/production credits: Lighting: Paul Harkins.
Venue: Videotaped at American Theater Laboratory, New York, in June 1977. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Choreographers Showcase series.
System details: Streaming video file.
Physical Description
Electronic resource
1 streaming video file (60 min.)
Sd., b&w.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174505
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 713294b0-e365-0130-43d0-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video files online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1977: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 26, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). Choreographers Showcase Retrieved from

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Choreographers Showcase