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Murphy, Seamus, 1939-1990 (Choreographer)
Bowyer, Bob (Dancer)
Corvino, Ernesta (Dancer)
Solino, Louis (Dancer)
Feigay, Eileen (Dancer)
Keathley, Adriana (Dancer)
Murphy, Seamus, 1939-1990 (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1970-11
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6427
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 7-243 (former)
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Telecast in November 1970 by WNYC-TV, New York, on its series Focus on the arts.
Performers: Performed by members of the Seamus Murphy Dance Company: Seamus Murphy, Robert Bowyer, Ernesta Corvino, Louis Solino, Eileen Feigay, and Adriana Keathley.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Dance theater piece, with narration, which deals with "natural" sensuality, grotesque machine-age supersex, and Victorian repression.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY877016684-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12164474
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 251297d0-7dcd-0134-fc74-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1939: Creator Born
  • 1970: Created
  • 1990: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Velvet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1970.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Velvet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1970). Velvet Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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