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Additional title: Weekend (Choreographic work : Alum)
Tenney, Susan (Dancer)
Mead, John (Choreographer) (Dancer)
Evans, Paul (British architect, contemporary) (Dancer)
Posejpal, Chris (Dancer)
Stone, Sandra (Dancer)
Alum, Manuel (Choreographer)
DiLello, Ed (Composer)
Partridge, Martha (Composer)
Schoonmaker, Charles (Costume designer)
Yehle, William C (Lighting designer)

Manuel Alum Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7762
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4857 (former)
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival
Jacob's Pillow
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] Jacob's Pillow ; choreography by Manuel Alum ; music composed and performed by Ed DiLello and Martha Partridge.
Content: Title from original container.
Content: Additional information from house program.
Creation/production credits: Costumes, Charles Schoonmaker ; lighting, William Yehle.
Performers: Danced by the Jacob's Pillow Dancers: Susan Tenney, John Mead, Paul Evans, Henry Stevens, Christine Posejpal, Sandra Stone, and Donna Di-Meo.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Ted Shawn Theater, Jacob's Pillow, Lee, MA, on July 31, 1981, during the Week of World Premieres.
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) (17 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392898
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d492b6e0-7bb6-0135-c717-057c9e803a19
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.

Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Weekend" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Weekend" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2022.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). Weekend Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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