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Title
Eleanor King retrospective
Additional title: To the West (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Northwest spirit dance (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Byzantiou (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Song of earth (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Mother of tears (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Roads to hell (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Salutations (Choreographic work : King)
Names
Mantell-Seidel, Andrea (Dancer)
Estoque, Justin (Dancer)
Steinberg, Risa (Dancer)
Anderson, Bambi (Dancer)
Juste, Roxane d'Orleans (Dancer)
Stackhouse, Sarah (Dancer)
King, Eleanor, 1906-1991 (Costume designer)
Hovhaness, Alan, 1911-2000 (Composer)
Garcia, Frank (Costume designer)
Sanchez, Cynthia (Costume designer)
Harris, Roy, 1898-1979 (Composer)
Bartók, Béla, 1881-1945 (Composer)
Goossens, Eugene, 1893-1962 (Composer)
Reutter, Hermann, 1900-1985 (Composer)
Pitot, Genevieve, 1901-1980 (Composer)
Company of Solo Artists (Dancer)
King, Eleanor, 1906-1991 (Choreographer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988-05
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - 1. To the West. Music: Roy Harris (Piano sonata no. 1) Costume: Frank Garcia, after the original. Performed by Risa Steinberg. - Northwest spirit dance. Music: traditional Kwakiutl "Raven song" and Tlingit "Mourning song". Costume: Cynthia Sanchez, after the original. Performed by Andrea Seidel. - Song of earth. Music: Eugene Goossens (Folktune) arranged for voice by Arnold Gamson. Costume: Frank Garcia, after the original. Performed by Roxane d'Orleans Juste. - Byzantiou. Music: Béla Bartók (Mikrokosmos). Costume: Eleanor King. Performed by Justin Estoque. - Air (from the cycle Four visions) Performed by Bambi Anderson. - Mother of tears. Music: Hermann Reutter (Die Passionen). Costume: Frank Garcia, after the original. Performed by Sarah Stackhouse. - Roads to hell (Pride, Envy, Sloth, Wrath). Music: Genevieve Pitot. Costume: Eleanor King, and Frank Garcia, after the original. Performed by Andrea Seidel and Risa Steinberg. -- 2. Salutations. Music: Alan Hovhaness (Koke Noniwa) orchestrated by Steven Smith. Costume: Eleanor King. Performed by Andrea Seidel.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6895
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Venue: Videotaped during performance at St. Marks Church, New York, in May 1988.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Eleanor King. Coordinated by Andrea Seidel. Lighting: Ted Mather.
Performers: Performed by Annabelle Gamson/Dance Solos company. Pianist: Bernard Rose. Percussion and vocal: Jim Berenholz.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (71 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896012273-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167087
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 74c0fdf0-7cdc-0138-71e7-04ffb89e1dca
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

  • 1988: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Eleanor King retrospective" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94a37d2d-cc7a-4b04-935f-fad740012550

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Eleanor King retrospective" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 19, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94a37d2d-cc7a-4b04-935f-fad740012550

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1988). Eleanor King retrospective Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/94a37d2d-cc7a-4b04-935f-fad740012550

Wikipedia Citation

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Eleanor King retrospective