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Hanya Holm
Kostock, Oliver (Associated name)
Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Choreographer)
Holm, Hanya, 1893-1992 (Director)
Hauser, Nancy McKnight (Choreographer)
Holm, Klaus (Designer)
Ross, Betty (Costume designer)
Colman, John (Conductor)
Čapek, Josef, 1887-1945 (Author)
Čapek, Karel, 1890-1938 (Author)
McCue, Lillian Bueno (Adapter)
Colorado College, Dance Dept (Performer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979 (Inferred)
Table of Contents
The insect comedy (ca. 49 min.) / play by Josef and Karel Capek ; text adapted and arranged by Lillian Bueno McCue ; direction and choreography, Hanya Holm ; costumes, Betty Ross. Hanya Holm, Lillian McCue, Klaus Holm, and an unidentified woman, possibly Betty Ross, appear for bows. |||| Choric study (ca. 4 min.) / choreography, Nancy Hauser ; music, Albinoni. |||| Pulse studies (ca. 5 min.) / choreographed and danced by faculty and/or students of the Hanya Holm Dance Workshop ; music, Vangelis.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9749
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4922 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: presented by the Estimable Festival Estival.
Content: Program information provided by Claudia Gitelman.
Creation/production credits: Musical direction, John Colman ; scenery and lighting direction, Klaus Holm.
Performers: Performed by faculty and students of the Hanya Holm Dance Workshop.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Armstrong Hall, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colo., as part of the thirty-ninth annual Hanya Holm Dance Concert, in August 1979.
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 (58 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Compilation of three works from a longer program choreographed by Hanya Holm and the faculty and students of the Hanya Holm Dance Workshop. Hanya Holm and her assistants Nancy Hauser and Oliver Kostock appear in bows after the pieces.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13146508
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ac754140-90be-0135-b566-19becd33b1f2
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Item timeline of events

  • 1979: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hanya Holm" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Hanya Holm" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 13, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1979). Hanya Holm Retrieved from

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Hanya Holm