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Title
Keith Lee Ballet of Contemporary Arts
Additional title: Ballet of Contemporary Arts
Additional title: Imagery at dreamtime (Choreographic work : Lee)
Names
Riverside Dance Festival (Presenter)
Jackson, Melinda (Dancer)
Ford, Robbin Tasha (Dancer)
Garland, Robert, dancer (Dancer)
Halstead, Thomas (Dancer)
De la Palme, Marie (Dancer)
Anastasio, Diane (Dancer)
Fein, Richard (Dancer)
Pierce-Sands, Toni (Dancer)
Buccellato, Kathy (Dancer)
Borstelmann, Jim (Dancer)
Lee, Keith (Choreographer)
Respighi, Ottorino, 1879-1936 (Composer)
Yoshida, Martha (Costume designer)
Hunter, Tim (Lighting designer)
Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904 (Composer)
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 (Composer)
Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911 (Composer)
Garness, Jon (Lighting designer)
Shepp, Archie (Composer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Brooks, Virginia Loring (Videographer)
Ballet of Contemporary Art Company (Dancer)
Collection

Riverside Dance Festival Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1983-10-19
Table of Contents
Solo excerpt from Figures from a fountain (ca. 11 min.) / music, Ottorino Respighi ; costume, Martha Yoshida ; lighting, Tim Hunter ; danced by Melinda Jackson.
Duet from Image d'un reve (ca. 11 min.) / music, Antonín Dvořák ; lighting, Tim Hunter ; danced by Robbin Tasha Ford (female ego) and Robert Garland (male ego).
Another harvest from Purgatory (ca. 30 min.) / music, Claude Debussy ; lighting, Tim Hunter ; danced by Robert Garland (master of the fields) ; Thomas Halstead (his son) ; Marie De La Palme (lady of the fields) ; Robbin Tasha Ford (her protégée) ; Susan Chowning (the runaway girl) ; Diane Anastasio (widow of the soil) ; Sheri Neher, Lori Christman, Robin Shear (damsels of the fields).
Us pas de deux (ca. 11 min.) / music, Gustav Mahler ; lighting, Jon Garness ; danced by Melinda Jackson and Richard Fein.
Mama Rose (ca. 13 min.) / music, Archie Shepp ; costume, Martha Yoshida ; lighting, Tim Hunter ; danced by Toni Pierce (Mama Rose).
Rococo (New York premiere) (ca. 14 min.) / music, Bach ; lighting, Jon Garness ; cast: I, Changing of the garb, danced by Cathy Buccellato, Robert Garland, Thomas Halstead, Robin Shear, Diane Anastasio, Sheri Neher, Marie De La Palme ; II, They murmured at dusk, danced by Melinda Jackson, James Borstelmann ; III, The steeplechase, danced by Melinda Jackson, James Borstelmann, with Sheri Neher, Thomas Halstead, Marie De La Palme, Robert Garland, Diane Anastasio, Robin Shear, Lori Christman, Phoung Bui, Cathy Buccellato, Heather Behling.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7489
Topics
Riverside Dance Festival
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Content: Accompanied by house program. Oral announcement of cast change: Robin Shear replaces Robbin Tasha Ford in first section of Rococo.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Theater of the Riverside Church, New York, N.Y., as part of the Riverside Dance Festival, on October 19, 1983 ; videography, Virginia Brooks.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (102 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15151243
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 86e44f50-f870-0130-b5b9-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1983: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Keith Lee Ballet of Contemporary Arts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/87c96d10-f870-0130-ddd8-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Keith Lee Ballet of Contemporary Arts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/87c96d10-f870-0130-ddd8-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). Keith Lee Ballet of Contemporary Arts Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/87c96d10-f870-0130-ddd8-3c075448cc4b

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Keith Lee Ballet of Contemporary Arts