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Additional title: MacGuffin (Choreographic work : Greenberg)
Greenberg, Neil, 1959- (Choreographer)
Greenberg, Neil, 1959- (Dancer)
Batenhorst, Christopher (Dancer)
Loring, Sondra (Dancer)
Stewart, Ellen, 1919-2011 (Speaker)
Archer, Julie (Lighting designer)
Tambella, Mark (Designer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1987-11-21
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8180
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4174 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Subtitle: How meanings get lost. Videotaped in performance at La Mama E.T.C., New York, on November 21, 1987.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Neil Greenberg. Set coordinator: Mark Tambella. Projections: Stephanie Rudolph. Lighting: Julie Archer.
Content: Preceded by a welcome speech by Ellen Stewart.
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) (36 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946068853-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176153
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 937d46f0-86a7-0135-2669-4f9feaef188f
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1987: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "MacGuffin" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "MacGuffin" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 25, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). MacGuffin Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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