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Matthew Nash at Riverside
Additional title: Allure (Choreographic work : Nash)
Additional title: Locatelli sonata (Choreographic work : Nash)
Additional title: Handbook of ornament (Choreographic work : Nash)
Additional title: Talk of the town (Choreographic work : Nash)
Additional title: Elements of style (Choreographic work : Nash)
Nash, Matthew (Choreographer)
Nolan, Sylvia (Dancer)
Carman, Joseph (Dancer)
Wheeler, Sandra (Dancer)
Wright, Rebecca, 1947-2006 (Dancer)
Rodriguez, Beatriz (Dancer)
Edwards, Donn (Dancer)
Taalsohn, Sylvia (Costume designer)
Locatelli, Pietro Antonio, 1695-1764 (Composer)
Nash, Matthew (Composer)
Nash, Matthew (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982-10-01
Date Created: 1982-10-03
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Reel one. Allure; music: Matthew Nash, libretto: adapted from the book by Diana Vreeland; performed by Donn Edwards, Sylvia Nolan, Beatriz Rodriguez. Locatelli sonata; music: Pietro Locatelli; performed by Sylvia Nolan, Donn Edwards, Rebecca Wright. Handbook of ornament; music: Matthew Nash, libretto: after the book by Franz Sales Meyer; performed by Sylvia Nolan, Will Mead. Talk of the town; music: Matthew Nash; performed by Rebecca Wright. - Reel two. The elements of style; music: Matthew Nash, libretto: excerpts recited from the book by William Strunk, Jr. and E.B. White; performed by Joseph Carman, Sylvia Nolan, Sandra Wheeler, Matthew Nash.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4957
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-536 (former)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Taped in performance at the Riverside Dance Festival on October 1 and 3, 1982 by Lee Goldman.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Matthew Nash. Costumes: Sylvia Taalsohn. Lighting: Andrew Taines. Musical director: John Musto.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (81 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY837032729-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160057
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3747d950-8425-0135-f33e-7573f27827c2
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1982: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Matthew Nash at Riverside" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982 - 1982.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Matthew Nash at Riverside" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 23, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982 - 1982). Matthew Nash at Riverside Retrieved from

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Matthew Nash at Riverside