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A choreographic offering
Additional title: Choreographic offering (Choreographic work : Limón)
Ammerman, Mark (Dancer)
Carmany, Ginga (Dancer)
Cratty, Bill (Dancer)
Jordan, Ryland (Dancer)
Maxwell, Carla (Dancer)
Sayles, Lane (Dancer)
Scanlon, Jennifer (Dancer)
Schiffer, Holly (Dancer)
Shimin, Tonia (Dancer)
Solino, Louis (Dancer)
Steinberg, Risa (Dancer)
Thompson, Clifton (Dancer)
Glenn, Laura (Dancer)
Limón, José (Choreographer)
Lewis, Daniel, 1944- (Restager)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Lawrence, Pauline (Costume designer)
Tomlinson, Charles D (Costume designer)
Skelton, Thomas R (Lighting designer)
José Limón Dance Company (Performer)

José Limón Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1977-09-11 - 1977-09-12 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7233
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3142 (former)
New York Dance Festival
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Delacorte Theater, New York, on September 11 or 12, 1977, during the 14th annual New York Dance Festival.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: José Limón, restaged by Daniel Lewis. Music: J. S. Bach (Musical offering). Costumes: Pauline Lawrence and Charles Tomlinson. Lighting: Thomas Skelton.
Performers: Performed by members of the José Limón Dance Company: Mark Ammerman, Ginga Carmany, Bill Cratty, Ken Ganado, Ryland Jordan, Carla Maxwell, Lane Sayles, Jennifer Scanlon, Holly Schiffer, Tonia Shimin, Louis Solino, Risa Steinberg, Clifton Thompson, and guest artist Laura Glenn.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (27 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926028538-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12172137
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8fed0c20-7a0c-0135-81d1-6d3f581457dc
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Item timeline of events

  • 1977: Created (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A choreographic offering" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977 - 1977.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "A choreographic offering" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 22, 2024.

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A choreographic offering