Pursuit of Happiness : Barbara's Solo

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Pursuit of Happiness : Barbara's Solo
Additional title: Pursuit of happiness (Choreographic work : O'Donnell)
O'Donnell, May, 1906-2004 (Choreographer)
O'Donnell, May, 1906-2004 (Artistic director)
Green, Ray, 1908-1997 (Musical director)
Verlezza, Barbara (Dancer)
May O'Donnell Concert Dance Company (Performer)

May O'Donnell and Ray Green Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1980 - 1989 (Approximate)
Place: New York, NY
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7099
Video recordings
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Titles from original VHS cassette label.
Performers: Dancers, May O'Donnell Concert Dance Company: Barbara Allegra (Verlezza) and two male dancers.
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal at dance studio, New York, N.Y., 1980s.
Acquisition: Gift; O'Donnell-Green Music and Dance Foundation; 2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (16 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Run-throughs of Barbara with two male dancers (originally a solo and later became a trio). Includes run-throughs with all three dancers, the two male dancers and individual male dancer.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 972482192
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21176039
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 16cf5050-0050-0135-0817-297b5da3dd60
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Item timeline of events

  • 1906: Creator Born
  • 1980: Created (Approximate)
  • 2004: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pursuit of Happiness " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980 - 1989. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d371e850-ef97-0133-a01e-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Pursuit of Happiness " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 1, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d371e850-ef97-0133-a01e-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980 - 1989). Pursuit of Happiness Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d371e850-ef97-0133-a01e-60f81dd2b63c

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Pursuit of Happiness