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Title
Karen Kain requests the pleasure of your company
Names
Kain, Karen (Dancer)
Augustyn, Frank (Dancer)
Hyslop, Jeff (Dancer)
Campbell, Douglas, 1922-2009 (Performer)
Forrester, Maureen (Singer)
Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004 (Producer)
MacDonald, Brian (Choreographer)
Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004 (Director)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1980
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8715
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-554 (former)
Genres
Televised dance
Television programs
Notes
Venue: Telecast by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Performers: Starring ballerina Karen Kain, assisted by dancers Frank Augustyn and Jeff Hyslop, actor-comedian Douglas Campbell, and contralto Maureen Forrester.
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 SP) (52 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Variety show format featuring Karen Kain who appears with Frank Augustyn in excerpts from several pas de deux, a spoof of the Rose adagio, musical comedy numbers, comedy skits, and a jazz routine. Also includes Jeff Hyslop in a jazz solo and Maureen Forrester singing a popular song.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY857043687-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161912
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5deb0dc0-900a-0135-0563-75957aeabbcd
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

  • 1980: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Karen Kain requests the pleasure of your company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/feeb9a64-00f6-45a3-9e29-03a4c47ee01a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Karen Kain requests the pleasure of your company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 12, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/feeb9a64-00f6-45a3-9e29-03a4c47ee01a

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980). Karen Kain requests the pleasure of your company Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/feeb9a64-00f6-45a3-9e29-03a4c47ee01a

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Karen Kain requests the pleasure of your company