Hidden rites [and] Episodes

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Hidden rites [and] Episodes
Additional title: Hidden rites (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Additional title: Episodes (Choreographic work : Dove)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Berry, April (Dancer)
Bellamy, Don (Dancer)
Manning, Deborah (Dancer)
Plantadit, Karine (Dancer)
Hiett, DeeAnna (Dancer)
Roberts, Lydia (Dancer)
Rhoden, Dwight (Dancer)
Lynch, Aubrey (Dancer)
Johnson, Wesley, III (Dancer)
Inman, Tracy (Dancer)
Clark, Danny (Dancer)
Hash, Dana (Dancer)
Chavis, Raquelle (Dancer)
Tyson, Andre (Dancer)
Roxas, Elizabeth (Dancer)
Robinson, Renée (Dancer)
Chase, Debora (Dancer)
Richardson, Desmond (Dancer)
St. Charles, David (Dancer)
Joy, Michael (Dancer)
Vlad, Desire (Dancer)
Ailey, Alvin (Choreographer)
Sciortino, Patrice (Composer)
Feitler, Bea (Costume designer)
Spence, Chenault (Lighting designer)
Kajiwara, Mari (Restager)
Dove, Ulysses (Choreographer)
Ruggieri, Robert (Composer)
Gallardo, Jorge (Costume designer)
Read, John B. (Lighting designer)
Melo, Niels (Videographer)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Performer)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1991-04-02
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Hidden rites (approx. 28 min.). Choreography: Alvin Ailey, restaged by Mari Kajiwara. Music: Patrice Sciortino (Les cyclopes). Costumes: Bea Feitler. Lighting: Chenault Spence. Cast: Incantation: April Berry, Don Bellamy; Spirits known and unknown: The Company; Spirits descending: Desmond Richardson; Of women: Dana Hash, Deborah Manning, Karine Plantadit, Raquelle Chavis, DeeAnna Hiett-Washington, Lydia Roberts; Of men: Dwight Rhoden, Aubrey Lynch II, Tracy Inman, Michael Joy, Daniel Clark; Of love: Berry, Bellamy, Elizabeth Roxas, Andre Tyson; Of celebration and death: Hash, Manning, Roxas, Tyson, Rhoden, Richardson, and the Company; Spirits ascending: The Company. -- Episodes (approx. 22 min.). Choreography: Ulysses Dove. Music: Robert Ruggieri. Costumes: Jorge Gallardo. Lighting: John B. Read. Perf. by Richardson, Rhoden, David St. Charles, Johnson, Inman, Renee Robinson, Roxas, Desire Vlad, Debora Chase.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2254
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2696 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive on April 2, 1991, at Zellerbach Auditorium, Berkeley, California, by Niels Melo, with the assistance of grants from the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Performers: Performed by members of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916056915-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170875
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7cd48470-86a9-0135-924e-001f5d962b76
Rights Statement
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hidden rites [and] Episodes" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1991. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3239baa-59c4-4e46-ba8a-8e91f642def0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hidden rites [and] Episodes" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3239baa-59c4-4e46-ba8a-8e91f642def0

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1991). Hidden rites [and] Episodes Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3239baa-59c4-4e46-ba8a-8e91f642def0

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Hidden rites [and] Episodes