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Levy, Monica (Choreographer)
Easton, Hilary (Dancer)
Billings, Caroline (Dancer)
Sullivan, E. Thomas (Dancer)
Calloway, Cab, 1907-1994 (Composer)
Schwartz, Michael (Director)
Robison, Mark (Videographer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Hudes, Linda (Composer)
Monica Levy Performance Group (Dancer)
Levy, Monica (Dancer)
Mullins, Carol (Lighting designer)

Danspace Project Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987-01-29
Table of Contents
The procession. Music: Professor Longhair, performed by Linda Hudes. Costumes: Jennifer Johanos. Performed by Monica Levy, Joy Jacobson, Carol Keuffer, Valerie Gutwirth. - Manners. Music: J. S. Bach (excerpts from "Art of fugue"). Costumes: Jennifer Johanos. Performed by Valerie Gutwirth, Joy Jacobson, Lissy Trachtenberg, Carol Keuffer, Scott Willingham. - La essencia (re-worked excerpts from the dance/film piece Lasting effect). Music: Linda Hudes. Performed by Hilary Easton and Caroline Billings. - Conversation piece. Music: Cab Calloway. Costumes: Cris Sanders. Performed by Monica Levy, Tom Sullivan, Hilary Easton. - Don't look back. Music: J. S. Bach. Costumes: Jennifer Johanos. Performed by Caroline Billings, Joy Jacobson, Valerie Gutwirth, Carol Keuffer, Andy Markham, Michael Nolan, Hector Tello, Lissy Trachtenberg, Scott Willingham, Yloy Ybarra.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF6934
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped for Danspace Project during performance at Danspace, St. Mark's Church in the Bowery, New York, January 29, 1987, for Danspace Video Archival Project.
Performers: Performed by members of Monica Levy Performance Group.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (48 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896008832-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166994
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8c959390-7e5c-0138-2a67-7de2cca7aba9
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1987: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Manners" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Manners" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Manners Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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