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Additional title: Cantilever (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
Hawkins, Erick (Donor)
Hawkins, Erick (Dancer)
Diachenko, Nada (Dancer)
Richman, Natalie (Dancer)
Ward, Cathy (Dancer)
Yohn, Robert (Dancer)
Dlugoszewski, Lucia, 1931-2000 (Composer)
Erick Hawkins Dance Company (Performer)
Hawkins, Erick (Choreographer)
Dlugoszewski, Lucia, 1931-2000 (Instrumentalist)

Erick Hawkins Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975 (Questionable)
Table of Contents
Two solos from Cantilever, respectively danced by Cathy Ward and Robert Yohn. - Cantilever. Danced by Nada Diachenko, Natalie Richman, Yohn, and Hawkins, accompanied on the piano by Dlugoszewski.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7204 ; *MGZIC 9-1955 (former)
Dance rehearsals
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Performers: Danced by members of the Erick Hawkins Dance Company.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (18 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Compilation of two recordings made at different locations and dates. The two solos were videotaped in costume on stage, at a lecture-demonstration for children. The work (minus its opening) was videotaped in New Haven, Connecticut, circa 1975, in stage rehearsal with scenery, in rehearsal clothes.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916027572-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170040
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0fe109b0-3cd7-0135-bc86-035fba16cdc3
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1975: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Cantilever" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Cantilever" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1975). Cantilever Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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