Choreographers Showcase

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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 (Producer)
Choreographers Showcase (Concert series) (Producer)
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
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped at American Theater Laboratory, New York, in June 1977. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Choreographers Showcase series.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (60 min.) : sound, black and white. ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174505
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 713294b0-e365-0130-43d0-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

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

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2023.

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

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Choreographers Showcase