Afro-American rhythms

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Afro-American rhythms
Chase, Doris, 1923-2008 (Producer)
Green, Doris (Choreographer)
Green, Doris (Dancer)

Doris Chase Dance Series Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1970 - 1979 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
Fanga. - Calypso. - Limbo. - Snake undulation. - Basic roll. - High life. - Bed-Stuy strut. - Batakutu. - Plié and contractions. - Basic movement patterns.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5921
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 5-459 (former)
Doris Chase dance series
Limbo (Dance)
High life (Dance)
Dance, Black -- New York (State) -- New York
Television programs
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Televised performances
Performers: Performed by Doris Green and her students.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (25 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Telecast of a lecture-demonstration for elementary school children given at Brooklyn College. Coordinators: Edith Dennis, Ruth Frankel, Photography by Robert Tebse.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817025819-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159313
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c3dbfd0-72ee-0134-903f-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1923: Creator Born
  • 1970: Created (Approximate)
  • 2008: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Afro-American rhythms" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1970 - 1979.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Afro-American rhythms" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 4, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1970 - 1979). Afro-American rhythms Retrieved from

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Afro-American rhythms