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Additional title: Confines (Choreographic work : Lewitzky)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Fredericks, Theodora M. (Dancer)
Kennedy, Walter (Dancer)
Chang, Li-Chun, dancer (Dancer)
Lanier, Nancy (Dancer)
McWilliams, Lori (Dancer)
Stoppiello, Dawn (Dancer)
Pennington, John (Dancer)
Plettner, David (Dancer)
Talley, Ken (Dancer)
Sherman, Nancy (Producer)
Lewitzky, Bella (Choreographer)
Dubin, Charles (Videographer)
Knaack, Donald (Composer)
Gernreich, Rudi, 1922-1985 (Costume designer)
Neel, Darlene (Lighting designer)
Bella Lewitzky Dance Company (Performer)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1992-03-30
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2288
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3497 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped for the Jerome Robbins Archive by Charles S. Dubin at Keck Theater, Occidental College, Los Angeles, on March 30, 1992, with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. Video producer: Nancy Sherman.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Bella Lewitzky. Music/scenery: Donald Knaack. Costumes: Rudi Gernreich. Lighting: Darlene Neel.
Performers: Performed by members of the Lewitzky Dance Company. Cast: Labyrinth: Theodora M. Fredericks, Walter Kennedy; Cell: Li Chun Chang, Nancy Lanier, Lori McWilliams, Dawn Stoppiello; Stockade: Kennedy, John Pennington, David Plettner, Ken Talley, Chang, Fredericks, Lanier, McWilliams, Stoppiello.
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 (37 min.) : sound, color ; 1 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926071111-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12173838
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 819e44e0-90bc-0135-ff35-0738588c899f
Rights Statement
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  • 1992: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Confines" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1992.

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