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Title
Rag-time
Names
Blossom, Beverly (Choreographer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Dept. of Dance (Associated name)
Collection

Beverly Blossom Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1983-01
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2764
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3509 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, probably at the University of Illinois, Urbana, in January 1983, in preparation for a performance in the Foellinger Great Hall of the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana, on January 22, 1983.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Beverly Blossom.
Performers: Performed by the University Dancers: Renata Duda, Cherie Gibson, Kerri Grube, Abbie Hoffman, Thalia Kalodimas, Marlene Lee, Joe Marshalla, Karen Robertson, Maria Schwan, Susan Snell, and Victoria Vizek.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (61 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Description
Two repetitions of the piece (the ending of the second cut off) (approx. 12 min.), supervised by Beverly Blossom, who appears briefly on camera. Followed by approx. 49 min. of unidentified footage, possibly performances of students' choreography in the studio.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174697
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d700f6e0-9e84-0132-e7a2-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1983: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rag-time" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d7fd5b90-9e84-0132-e45e-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rag-time" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d7fd5b90-9e84-0132-e45e-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). Rag-time Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d7fd5b90-9e84-0132-e45e-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Rag-time