Manuel Alum Dance Company

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Manuel Alum Dance Company
Additional title: Yemaya (Choreographic work : Alum)
Additional title: ToGetHer (Choreographic work : Alum)
Additional title: Escaras (Choreographic work : Alum)
Alum, Manuel (Choreographer)
Norton, Felicia (Dancer)
Holahan, William (Dancer)
Salomon, Iris (Dancer)
Bland, Martin (Dancer)
Psinas, Elvira (Dancer)
Osberg, Susan (Dancer)
Taxin, Ira (Composer)
Krauze, Zygmunt (Composer)
Manuel Alum Dance Company (Performer)
Alum, Manuel (Dancer)

Manuel Alum Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1976
Table of Contents
Yemaya (ca. 21 min.) / music, Ira Taxin ; danced by Felicia Norton, Bill Holahan, Iris Salomon, Martin Bland, Elvira Psinas, Susan Osberg, and Manuel Alum. Recorded from a slightly elevated angle at stage left ; danced to piano accompaniment -- ToGetHer (duet from Escaras) (ca. 8 min.) / introduced by Seamus Murphy and Manuel Alum ; music, Zygmunt Krauze ; danced by Martin Bland and Elvira Psinas.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9672
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4903 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title from information provided by donor.
Content: Location from original container.
Content: Additional information from house program.
Content: For performance footage of this program, see: *MGZIC 9-4860 Yemaya ; [and] ToGetHer.
Performers: Danced by the Manuel Alum Dance Company.
Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, at Eden's Expressway, New York, in 1976.
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) (28 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Rehearsal in preparation for performances at Marymount Manhattan Theater, New York, in June 1976.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392909
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1a904ba0-8a74-0135-0ea5-0317c6a8298c
Rights Statement
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  • 1976: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Manuel Alum Dance Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1976.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Manuel Alum Dance Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 26, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1976). Manuel Alum Dance Company Retrieved from

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Manuel Alum Dance Company