Solomons Company/Dance

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Additional title: Mythosaur (Choreographic work : Solomons)
Additional title: Boneyard (Choreographic work : Solomons)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Donor)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Choreographer)
Twining, Toby (Composer)
Danielson, Alan (Dancer)
Despotakis, Paul (Dancer)
Huffstetler, Robby (Lighting designer)
Morris, Melody (Dancer)
Nimmer, Geoffrey (Dancer)
Swiatkowski, Paula (Dancer)
Nelson, Jalalu Kalvert (Composer)
Kahn, Tobi, 1952- (Sculptor)
Johnson, Nancy L (Costume designer)
Tsug, Eva (Costume designer)
Solomons Company/Dance (Performer)
Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Dancer)
Twining, Toby (Instrumentalist)

The Gus Solomons Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988-01-10
Table of Contents
Mythosaur (1988) (ca. 8 min.) / music, Toby Twining ; costume, Nancy L. Johnson ; performed by Gus Solomons, Jr. [dancer] and Toby Twining [musician] -- Boneyard (1988) (ca. 29 min.) / music, Jalalu K. Nelson ; sculpture, Toby Kahn ; costumes, Eva Tsug ; danced by Alan Danielson, Paul Despotakis, Robby Huffstetler, Melody Morris, Geoff Nimmer, Paula Swiatkowski
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7781
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6266 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: choreography by Gus Solomons, Jr. ; Lighting, Robby Huffstetler
Content: Title, location and date from original container.
Content: Ca. 2 min. gap on tape between Mythosaur and Boneyard.
Performers: Danced by the Solomons Company/Dance.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Danspace, St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, on January 10, 1988.
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) (39 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14649051
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e248bdb0-8041-0135-4dfe-05df0a871e0c
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.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Solomons Company/Dance" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Solomons Company/Dance" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 20, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1988). Solomons Company/Dance Retrieved from

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Solomons Company/Dance