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Additional title: Testimony (Choreographic work : Bloom)
Bloom, Paul David (Choreographer)
Dor-Cohen, Elie (Designer)
Lahaḳat ha-maḥol Bat-Shevaʻ (Dancer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1585
Concentration camps -- Drama
Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Quartets, strings, no. 3, op. 73, F major
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Performers: Performed by members of the Batsheva Dance Company, Tel Aviv, including Ofra Dudai, Alice Dor-Cohen, Iris Gil-Lahad, Orit Vitoria, Mark Rubin, Meir Germanovitch, Haim Ochayon, and Yossi Tmim.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Acquisition: Gift of Paul David Bloom.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (15 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in
A film by Paul David Bloom of his modern dance work Testimony, on the theme of life in Hitler's death camps.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY837032399-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160024
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): afb7d0c0-b329-0133-6f96-3c07547a230f
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Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Testimony" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981.

Chicago/Turabian Format

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

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). Testimony Retrieved from

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