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Love of a poet
Kelly, John, 1954- (Conceptor)
Kelly, John, 1954- (Choreographer)
Kelly, John, 1954- (Director)
Kelly, John, 1954- (Performer)
Torm Tohá, Fernando, 1944-2011 (Contributor)
DeCamp, Kyle (Performer)
Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856 (Composer)
Heine, Heinrich, 1797-1856 (Lyricist)
Eichendorff, Joseph, Freiherr von, 1788-1857 (Lyricist)
Chase, Anthony G (Cinematographer)
Snyder, Huck (Contributor)
Feingold, Michael (Translator)
Pressner, Stan (Lighting designer)
Creative Time, Inc (Contributor)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1990 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4923
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5935 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Performance art
Love of a poet (Choreographic work : Kelly)
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by Creative Time, Dance Theater Workshop's New Song series, and John Kelly and Company ; concept, choreography, direction and performance by John Kelly.
Content: Accompanied by house program.
Creation/production credits: Music, Robert Schumann ; music direction, Fernando Torm-Tohá ; words, Heinrich Heine and Joseph von Eichendorff ; English texts, Michael Feingold ; set design, Huck Snyder ; additional environmental decor, Pure Mädderlake ; film, Anthony Chase ; lighting, Stan Pressner ; producer/company manager, Liz Dunn.
Performers: Characters on film: Kyle DeCamp, Billy Erb, and Kate Peila.
Performers: Piano accompaniment, Fernando Torm-Tohá.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Battery Maritime Building, New York, on October 20, 1990, by Video D Studios.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (57 min.) : sound, color
Dance-theater piece inspired by the music of Robert Schumann, incorporating selections from his song cycles Dichterliebe (set to lyrics by poet Heinrich Heine) and Liederkreis (lyrics by Joseph von Eichendorff), and two piano works from his Kinderszenen.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13987440
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7f959130-4b64-0133-6dff-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 1990: Issued
  • 2024: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Love of a poet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Love of a poet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 21, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990). Love of a poet Retrieved from

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Love of a poet