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Capezio Award

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Title
Capezio Award
Names
Ailey, Alvin (Speaker)
Geldzahler, Henry (Speaker)
Faison, George, 1945- (Speaker)
Flack, Roberta (Speaker)
Sommers, Ben, 1906-1985 (Speaker)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979-04-23
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1557
Topics
Capezio Dance Award
Genres
Speeches
Notes
Content: Videotape documentation of the presentation ceremony for the 28th Capezio Dance Award, presented to Alvin Ailey at the Library and Museum of the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center, New York, on April 23, 1979. Master of ceremonies: Henry Geldzahler, Commissioner of Cultural Affairs of the City of New York. Speeches by Geldzahler, George Faison, and Roberta Flack precede the presentation of the award by Ben Sommers, which is followed by Ailey's acceptance speech.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (29 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168795
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7d963290-0826-0131-ef1f-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1979: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capezio Award" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7fc65370-0379-0131-d4e6-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Capezio Award" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 14, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7fc65370-0379-0131-d4e6-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1979). Capezio Award Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7fc65370-0379-0131-d4e6-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Capezio Award