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Additional title: Kindred (Choreographic work : Becker)
Howarth, Dianne (Dancer)
Ko, Akiko (Dancer)
Martínez, Jaime (Dancer)
Sarcos, Ricardo (Dancer)
Westaway, Cynthia (Dancer)
Giraud, Tiyé (Composer)
Cooper-Moore (Musician)
Pomare, Eleo (Costume designer)
Bogard, Mitchell (Lighting designer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Becker, Robin (Choreographer)
Robin Becker and Company (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1991-03
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3273
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4148 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance by Johannes Holub at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, in March 1991.
Performers: Performed by Robin Becker and Company: Dianne Howarth, Akiko Ko, Jaime Martinez, Ricardo Sarcos, and Cynthia Westaway. Musicians: Tiyé Giraud, Cooper-Moore, and David Pleasant.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (23 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Dance work inspired by Cynthia Moss's book Elephant memories, and by Ganesh, the Hindu elephant deity.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946067178-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176142
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4cefd900-b457-0136-96d4-59d0c861f04c
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

  • 1991: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kindred" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9ee48376-5183-4c8a-945a-ae4f46463e79

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kindred" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 11, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9ee48376-5183-4c8a-945a-ae4f46463e79

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1991). Kindred Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9ee48376-5183-4c8a-945a-ae4f46463e79

Wikipedia Citation

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