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Additional title: Nymphéas (Choreographic work : Cohan)
Cohan, Robert (Commentator)
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 (Composer)
Chiesa, Norberto (Designer)
Lockyer, Bob (Producer)
Read, John B (Lighting designer)
London Contemporary Dance Theatre (Performer)

Bob Lockyer Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1983-12-09
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7316
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-681 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Telecast by BBC-2 television on Dec. 9, 1983. Producer: Bob Lockyer.
Creation/production credits: Choreographer: Robert Cohan. Music: Claude Debussy (various piano pieces including Clair de lune) Scenery and costumes: Norberto Chiesa. Lighting: John B. Read. Introductory commentary by the choreographer.
Performers: Performed by members of the London Contemporary Dance Theatre.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (40 min.) :sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857040984-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161883
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b9733c60-7ba8-0135-792e-3d97c57a703c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1983: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nymphéas" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983-12-09.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Nymphéas" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 14, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983-12-09). Nymphéas Retrieved from

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