Choreographers Showcase

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Choreographers Showcase
Miller, Bebe (Choreographer)
Holby, Grethe (Choreographer)
Holby, Grethe (Dancer)
Fairbank, Holly (Dancer)
Friedman, Nan (Dancer)
Salinger, Susan (Dancer)
Stampone, Denise (Dancer)
Harms, Rachel (Choreographer)
Ellner, Miriam (Dancer)
Haynes, Timothy (Contributor)
Fabso, Jody (Dancer)
Yoken, Hollyce (Dancer)
Brumgart, Sarah (Choreographer)
Fenley, Molissa (Choreographer)
Guimond, Rick (Dancer)
Morrison, Van, 1945- (Composer)
Chalkias, Tasos, 1914- (Composer)
Kaczorowski, Peter (Lighting designer)
McPherson, Dianne (Choreographer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Miller, Bebe (Dancer)
Harms, Rachel (Dancer)
Ellner, Miriam (Costume designer)
Brumgart, Sarah (Dancer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1978
Table of Contents
Reel 1: Tune (approx. 8 min.). Choreography/performance: Bebe Miller. Music: Van Morrison. -- Black duet (from the series Energy dances) (approx. 5 min.). Choreography: Grethe Holby. Perf. by Holby and Holly Fairbank. -- Haunt (approx. 16 min.). Choreography: Dianne McPherson. Music: Traditional. Perf. by Nan Friedman, Susan Salinger, Denise Stampone. The sections of the dance are Coast, Cove, and Heath. -- On a fair wind following (approx. 18 min.). Choreography: Rachel Harms. Music: Tassos Halkias. Costumes: Miriam Ellner. Perf. by Linda Cohen, Miriam Ellner, Jody Fabso, Harms, Hollyce Yoken. -- Reel 2: These ten minutes (from Diary) (approx. 11 min.). Choreography/performance: Sarah Brumgart. -- The willies (approx. 15 min.). Choreography: Molissa Fenley. Perf. by Fenley and Rick Guimond.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7217
Dance Theater Workshop
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance at American Theatre Laboratory, New York, on November 21, 1978. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Choreographers Showcase series.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 2 videotape reels (72 min.) : sound, black and white. ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174508
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8a7d81d0-e365-0130-5756-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1978: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreographers Showcase" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 21, 2024.

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Choreographers Showcase