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Title
Carmina burana: cantiones profanae
Additional title: Carmina burana (Choreographic work : Butler)
Names
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Robinson, Renée (Dancer)
Joy, Michael (Dancer)
Evans, Linda-Denise (Dancer)
Witter, Richard (Dancer)
Butler, John, 1920-1993 (Dancer)
Orff, Carl, 1895-1982 (Composer)
Zaks, Offer (Restager)
Barrios, María Eugenia (Restager)
Forbes, Barbara (Costume designer)
Williams, Betty (Costume designer)
Chase, Candace A (Costume designer)
Tucci, Tony (Lighting designer)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Performer)
LeCain/Charette Associates (Videographer)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Orff, Carl, 1895-1982 (Librettist)
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1996-04-24
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2378
Genres
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Notes
Creation/production credits: [presented by] Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ; production conceived and choreographed by John Butler, staged and supervised by Offer Zaks and Maria Barrios ; music and Latin text by Carl Orff.
Creation/production credits: Recording made possible by the cooperation of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Content: Accompanied by house program.
Creation/production credits: Costume reconstruction supervised by Barbara Forbes ; reconstruction of costumes by Betty Williams and Candace Chase ; lighting, Tony Tucci.
Performers: Danced by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Renee Robinson, Michael Joy, Linda-Denise Evans, Richard Witter, with Danielle Gee, Solange Sandy, Lisa Johnson, Mucuy Bolles, DeeAnna Hiett, Dwana Smallwood, Jonathan Phelps, Matthew Rushing, Guillermo Asca, Evan Williams, Uri Sands, Bernard Gaddis.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Wang Center for the Performing Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, on April 24, 1996, by LeCain/Charette Associates.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (61 min., 52 sec.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
Revival of a dance work first presented in 1959.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F362
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12539347
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 41ab6a20-a1e8-0138-c318-05be8abce150
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1996: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carmina burana" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1996. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/806ffe4f-5ba6-4354-88cd-7445a76ef09f

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Carmina burana" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 14, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/806ffe4f-5ba6-4354-88cd-7445a76ef09f

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1996). Carmina burana Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/806ffe4f-5ba6-4354-88cd-7445a76ef09f

Wikipedia Citation

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Carmina burana