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Bread to the bone
Guergué, Margarita (Dancer)
Hultman, Irene (Dancer)
Lemieux, Renee (Dancer)
Miller, Bebe (Dancer)
Nelson, Jeremy (Dancer)
Pivar, Amy (Dancer)
Thomson, David (Dancer)
Uchizono, Donna (Dancer)
Zambrano, David (Dancer)
Bennett, Samm (Musician)
Morris, Lawrence Butch (Musician)
Rowe, Hahn (Musician)
Even, Tirtza (Videographer)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.) (Presenter)

Danspace Project Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1991-01-18
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7693
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4023 (former)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
Improvisation in dance
Bread to the Bone (Concert series)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance by Tirza Evens of Character Generators/Video at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, on January 18, 1991. Presented by the Danspace Project.
Performers: Performed by dancers Margarita Guergué, Iréne Hultman, Renee Lemieux, Bebe Miller, Jeremy Nelson, Amy Pivar, David Thomson, Donna Uchizono, and David Zambrano, with musicians Samm Bennett, Butch Morris, and Hahn Rowe.
Content: Cassette 1: approx. 62 min. Cassette 2: approx. 10 min.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (72 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Evening of dance improvisation, including contact improvisation.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946042253-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175821
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0af760f0-7b9d-0135-8ba8-0fb916c9ce2d
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1991: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Bread to the bone" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Bread to the bone" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 9, 2023.

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Bread to the bone