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Gus Solomons Company/Dance
Additional title: Differences of need: complements (Choreographic work : Solomons)
Additional title: Steps IIIa (Choreographic work : Solomons)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Donor)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Choreographer)
Capps, David (Dancer)
Derr, Edward A (Dancer)
Purdy, Sukey (Dancer)
Simpson, Beverley (Dancer)
Thomsen, Carl (Dancer)
Wilmerding, Virginia (Dancer)
Morales, Mio (Composer)
Tsug, Eva (Costume designer)
Brooks, Virginia Loring (Videographer)
Solomons Company/Dance (Performer)
Riverside Dance Festival (Presenter)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Dancer)

The Gus Solomons Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982-03-27
Table of Contents
Cassette 1. Differences of need: complements (ca. 51 min.) / music, Mio Morales ; costumes, Eva Tsug ; lighting, Guy David. In two sections: Part I, Where to-- / danced by Beverly Simpson, Carl Thomsen, Ginny Wilmerding, Ed Derr, Sukey Purdy, David Capps -- Part II, Where from-- / danced by Gus Solomons, Jr., Ed Derr, David Capps, Carl Thomsen, Ginny Wilmerding, Beverley Simpson, Sukey Purdy. --Steps IIIa (first 11 min.) / music, popular music ; costumes, Eva Tsug ; lighting, Guy David ; danced by Ginny Wilmerding, Beverley Simpson, Sukey Purdy, Ed Derr, David Capps, Gus Solomons, Jr. This work is repeated in full on cassette 2. |||| Cassette 2. Steps IIIa (ca. 18 min.) / credits and cast as above.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7767
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6246 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: [presented by] the Riverside Dance Festival ; choreography by Gus Solomons, Jr.
Performers: Performed by Gus Solomons Company/Dance: David Capps, Ed Derr, Sukey Purdy, Gus Solomons, Jr., Beverley Simpson, Carl Thomsen, Ginny Wilmerding.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (Umatic) (80 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Single camera record videotaped in performance at the Theater of the Riverside Church, New York, as part of the Riverside Dance Festival, on March 27, 1982 ; camera, Virginia Brooks.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14649034
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3ffc8980-7ad1-0135-c1d0-394bd717138d
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

  • 1982: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Gus Solomons Company/Dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b83a063c-4206-4bf2-835f-28061a9eaec9

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Gus Solomons Company/Dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 13, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b83a063c-4206-4bf2-835f-28061a9eaec9

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982). Gus Solomons Company/Dance Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b83a063c-4206-4bf2-835f-28061a9eaec9

Wikipedia Citation

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Gus Solomons Company/Dance