Hanya Holm: A Retrospective

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Hanya Holm: A Retrospective
Additional title: Claudia Gitelman archive
Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Interviewee)
Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Choreographer)
Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Dancer)
Sullivan, Kathryn (Film producer)
Sullivan, Kathryn (Film director)
Sullivan, Kathryn (Author of dialog)
Abarca-Benavides, Cady (Film editor)
Beckman, Claire (Narrator)
Sagolla, Lisa Jo (Editor)
Umanskaya, Raisa (Composer)
Insight Media (Firm) (Publisher)

Claudia Gitelman Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 2011
Place: [New York] :
Publisher: Insight Media,
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2490
Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992
Choreographers -- United States
Dance teachers -- United States
Modern dance -- United States
Documentary films
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Motion pictures
Statement of responsibility: produced, directed and written by Kathryn Sullivan.
Content: Widescreen.
Creation/production credits: Edited by Cady Abarca-Benavides ; script editor, Lisa Jo Sagolla ; original music, Raisa Umanskaya.
Performers: Narrator, Claire Beckman.
Acquisition: Gift; Alix I., Hillary, and Lisa Gitelman; 2013.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videodisc (DVD) (26 min.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
This program traces the life and career of German modern dance pioneer Hanya Holm with archival footage and photographs. Beginning with her early work with Mary Wigman through her move to the United States and the establishment of her own school, the Hanya Holm Scool of Dance, and her dance company, Hanya Holm Dance Company, to her influence on an entire generation of modern dancers. Also discusses her work as a choreographer for operas, films, and Broadway shows including Kiss Me Kate, My Fair Lady, and Camelot, and explaining that Holm was the first to use labanotation to document and copyright choreography for the theater.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 903259355
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20528561
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ca44db0-9e88-0132-327b-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Creator Born
  • 1992: Creator Died
  • 2011: Issued
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hanya Holm" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2011. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8dd919d0-9e88-0132-6f6e-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hanya Holm" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 17, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8dd919d0-9e88-0132-6f6e-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2011). Hanya Holm Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8dd919d0-9e88-0132-6f6e-3c075448cc4b

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Hanya Holm