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Aboriginal Theatre Foundation

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Title
Aboriginal Theatre Foundation
Names
Bennett, W. Lance (Speaker)
Aboriginal Cultural Foundation (Sponsor)
East-West Center (Associated name)
University of Hawaii at Manoa (Event place)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974-04-25
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7889
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1162 (former)
Topics
Dance -- Australia
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Ethnographic films
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in performance in the Japanese Garden of the East-West Center, University of Hawaii Manoa campus, Honolulu, Hawaii, on April 25, 1974.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (29 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Description
Dances by a troupe of Australian aborigines from the Yirrikala, Millingimbi, and Bamyili areas of Arnhem Land, presented upon their first appearance in the U.S. The dances are introduced by Lance Bennett, director of the Aboriginal Theatre Foundation. Tape ends before close of performance.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906005651-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168298
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 44898270-7bb7-0135-c093-61bae8ba2263
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

  • 1974: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Aboriginal Theatre Foundation" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e192ad89-4964-497c-95dd-bf03acf083ec

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Aboriginal Theatre Foundation" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 4, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e192ad89-4964-497c-95dd-bf03acf083ec

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). Aboriginal Theatre Foundation Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e192ad89-4964-497c-95dd-bf03acf083ec

Wikipedia Citation

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Aboriginal Theatre Foundation