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Beverly Blossom, again
Additional title: Dad's ties (Choreographic work : Blossom)
Blossom, Beverly (Choreographer)
Grauert, Ruth (Lighting designer)
Hamlisch, Marvin (Composer)
Hornung, Richard (Costume designer)
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 (Composer)
Eno, Brian, 1948- (Composer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Improvisations Unlimited (Company) (Performer)
Blossom, Beverly (Dancer)

Beverly Blossom Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987-11
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Reel 1: Inch (approx. 8 min.). Music: Duke Ellington. Perf. by Blossom. -- Grass widow (approx. 15 min.). Music: excerpts from "Music from the Palm Court." Costume for Him-Her: Richard Hornung. In three parts: Lady and tree, Alone at last, and Him-Her (Another version). Perf. by Blossom. -- Brides (approx. 15 min.). Music: Mantovani ("What are you doing for the rest of your life?"), Brian Eno, Hassell, and Fripp. Perf. by members of Improvisations Unlimited: Stephanie Ginger Butler, Terri Harmon, Lisa Lovelace, Liz Rolland, Dana Rubin, and Heather Walker. -- Reel 2: Entitled (...for Mother Teresa) (approx. 6 min.). Music: J. S. Bach (Fantasia in C minor). Perf. by Blossom. -- Dad's ties (approx. 12 min.). Music: Marvin Hamlisch ("The way we were"), sung by Robert Goulet; Mystic Moods Orchestra. Perf. by Blossom.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2758
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3503 (former)
Brides (Choreographic work : Blossom)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Nikolais/Louis DanceSpace, New York, in November 1987.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Beverly Blossom. Lighting: Ruth Grauert.
Performers: Performed by Beverly Blossom with members of Improvisations Unlimited.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174703
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 92e011e0-9e84-0132-ac33-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1987: Created
  • 2023: Found by you!
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Beverly Blossom, again" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Beverly Blossom, again" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Beverly Blossom, again Retrieved from

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Beverly Blossom, again