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Suspension, 1988

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Suspension, 1988
Additional title: Lida Nelson Smith
Additional title: Suspension (Choreographic work : O'Donnell)
ODonnell, May, 1906-2004 (Choreographer)
ODonnell, May, 1906-2004 (Artistic director)
Green, Ray, 1908-1997 (Composer)
Green, Ray, 1908-1997 (Musical director)
Smith, Lida Nelson (Dancer)
May O'Donnell Concert Dance Company (Production company)
ODonnell-Green Music and Dance Foundation (Donor)

May O'Donnell and Ray Green Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988
Place: New York, NY
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3189
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Video recordings
Statement of responsibility: choreography by May O'Donnell ; music by Ray Green ; performed by May O'Donnell Concert Dance Company.
Content: Titles from original VHS cassette label.
Creation/production credits: Artistic director, May O'Donnell ; musical director, Ray Green.
Performers: Dancers, Lida Nelson Smith and May O'Donnell Concert Dance Company.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at theater, New York, N.Y., 1988.
Acquisition: Gift; O'Donnell-Green Music and Dance Foundation; 2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (13 min.) : sound, color 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 968927016
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21152376
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7a8e6680-f7ba-0134-1b32-04fbfd47bdc2
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

  • 1906: Creator Born
  • 1988: Created
  • 2004: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Suspension, 1988 " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a554eba0-a9ac-0133-1850-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Suspension, 1988 " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a554eba0-a9ac-0133-1850-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1988). Suspension, 1988 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a554eba0-a9ac-0133-1850-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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Suspension, 1988