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Four films
Additional title: Strange hero (Choreographic work : Nagrin)
Additional title: Dancers prepare (Choreographic work : Nagrin and Tamiris)
Additional title: Path (Choreographic work : Nagrin)
Additional title: Gratitude (Choreographic work : Nagrin)
Additional title: Dance in the sun (Choreographic work : Nagrin)
Nagrin, Daniel (Choreographer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Tamiris, Helen, 1905-1966 (Choreographer)
Clarke, Shirley (Director)
Nagrin, Daniel (Dancer)

Daniel Nagrin Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1979
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Dance in the sun. Produced by Gryphon Films. Directed by Shirley Clarke. - Strange hero. Filmed at WGBH, Boston, 1962 for the T.V. series "A time to dance", produced by Jac Venza. Music: Stan Kenton and Pete Rugolo. Costume: Karinska. - The dancers prepare. Choreography: Nagrin with Helen Tamiris. Music: Igor Stravinsky. Performed by Daniel Nagrin with Connie Jo Hepworth, Loabelle Black Mangelson, Shirley Ririe, Linda Smith and Joan Woodbury. - Path and A gratitude. Produced at Idyllwild Arts Foundation by Ray Garner.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7878
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1134 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: The Nagrin videotape library of dances, cassette #2. Distributed by the Daniel Nagrin Theatre, Film and Dance Foundation, Tempe, Arizona.
Creation/production credits: Choreography and performance: Daniel Nagrin.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (31 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Compilation of filmed segments from different years.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY896005381-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166906
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c6921830-84eb-0135-feff-0fb293a7d489
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Item timeline of events

  • 1979: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Four films" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1979.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Four films" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 18, 2019.

APA Format

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

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Four films