Airport piece - Newark

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Airport piece - Newark
Scott, Judith (Director)
Duncan, Jeff, 1930-1989 (Contributor)
Roan, Barbara (Contributor)
Yost, Ron (Videographer)
Barlow, Bart (Videographer)
Curtis, Bill (Videographer)
Kubota, Shigeko, 1937-2015 (Videographer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Blue Mountain Paper Parade (Company) (Contributor)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1973
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9603
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4082 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Happenings (Art)
Airport piece - Newark (Choreographic work : Scott)
October parade (Choreographic work : Roan)
Filmed performances
Venue: Video documentation recorded at Newark Airport, Newark, New Jersey, on October 12, 1973. Videographers: Ron Yost, Bart Barlow, Bill Curtis, and Shigeko Kubota.
Statement of responsibility: Choreography/direction: Judith Scott. Additional choreography: Barbara Roan (October parade).
Performers: Performed by dancers from Dance Theater Workshop, including Jeff Duncan, and Blue Mountain Paper Parade. Musicians: Orpheus Woodwind Band.
Content: Reel 1: approx. 32 min. Reel 2: approx. 35 min. Reel 3: approx. 31 min.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 3 videotape reels (98 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Conceptual work of art or "dance happening," presented only once. Introduced by Judith Scott. The action takes place in and around the Freelandia, an airplane owned by Kenneth Moss, and in the airport terminal.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946042708-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175829
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e5252db0-7abc-0135-c0b5-0ab1782055cc
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

  • 1973: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Airport piece - Newark" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1973.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Airport piece - Newark" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 30, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1973). Airport piece - Newark Retrieved from

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Airport piece - Newark