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Shlemiel The First, 1997-06-07

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Shlemiel The First, 1997-06-07
Additional title: David Gordon archive
Additional title: Shlemiel the first (Choreographic work : Gordon)
Brustein, Robert (Adapter)
Netsky, Hankus (Composer)
Mlotek, Zalmen (Composer)
Weinstein, Arnold (Lyricist)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Director)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Choreographer)

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1997-06-07
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3892
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: directed and choreographed by David Gordon.
Creation/production credits: Based on the play by Isaac Bashevis Singer ; Conceived and adapted by Robert Brustein ; Music composed, adapted, and orchestrated by Hankus Netsky ; Musical arrangements and additional music by Zalmen Mlotek ; Lyrics by Arnold Weinstein ; Editorial supervision & Directed and Choreographed by David Gordon.
Venue: Recorded June 7, 1997 Geffen Playhouse, Los Angeles, CA.
Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (miniDV) (110 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 896426917
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20478265
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a2c29430-66ab-0132-6ce0-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1997: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shlemiel The First, 1997-06-07" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1997.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shlemiel The First, 1997-06-07" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 31, 2020.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1997). Shlemiel The First, 1997-06-07 Retrieved from

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Shlemiel The First, 1997-06-07