We are the world

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We are the world
Additional title: We are the world (Choreographic work : Martins)
Martins, Peter, 1946- (Choreographer)
Richie, Lionel (Composer)
Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009 (Composer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
USA for Africa (Associated name)

New York City Ballet Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1985-04-25
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9361
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Performers: Featured dancers include: Jock Soto, Lourdes Lopez, Stephanie Saland, Kyra Nichols, Christopher D'Amboise, Joseph Duell, Maria Calegari, Heather Watts, and Bart Cook.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (9 min., 39 sec.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
An unscheduled premiere which opened the spring season of the New York City Ballet on April 25, 1985. Performed in support of U.S.A. for Africa by the Company and 100 children from the School of American Ballet. Choreography: Peter Martins. Song by Lionel Richie and Michael Jackson.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY877034896-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12165096
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 77b8ddb0-8667-0138-44c5-036249c11949
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  • 1985: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "We are the world" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/77b8ddb0-8667-0138-44c5-036249c11949

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "We are the world" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/77b8ddb0-8667-0138-44c5-036249c11949

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). We are the world Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/77b8ddb0-8667-0138-44c5-036249c11949

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We are the world