Feast of ashes

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Feast of ashes
Additional title: Feast of ashes (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Ruiz, Brunilda (Dancer)
Hammons, Suzanne (Dancer)
Wilson, Zane (Dancer)
Polajenko, Nicholas (Dancer)
Smith, Felix (Dancer)
Nebrada, Vicente (Dancer)
Surinach, Carlos (Composer)
Ailey, Alvin (Choreographer)
Seymour, Maurice, 1904- (Cinematographer)
Harkness Ballet (Performer)

Harkness Foundation Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1964
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9945
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4453 (former)
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-1851
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: Filmed in rehearsal by Maurice Seymour. Choreography: Alvin Ailey. Music: Carlos Suriñach. Performed by Brunilda Ruiz, Suzanne Hammons, Zane Wilson, Nicholas Polajenko, Felix Smith, Vicente Nebrada, and members of the Harkness Ballet Company.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Film reel
Extent: 1 film reel (30 min.) : sound, black and white ; 16 mm
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817025580-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159292
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ed76fc10-9181-0135-6be3-09c6b7f633cd
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.

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  • 1964: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Feast of ashes" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1964. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fa73bac5-bec6-4e01-a6f3-d05274bbb51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Feast of ashes" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 20, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fa73bac5-bec6-4e01-a6f3-d05274bbb51c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1964). Feast of ashes Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fa73bac5-bec6-4e01-a6f3-d05274bbb51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Feast of ashes