Harold Cromer and Bunny Briggs: [excerpts]

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Title
Harold Cromer and Bunny Briggs: [excerpts]
Names
Cromer, Harold (Dancer)
Briggs, Bunny (Dancer)
Goldberg, Jane, 1948- (Dancer)
Cook, Charles, 1917-1991 (Dancer)
Raven, Jackie (Dancer)
Jassem, Lynne (Dancer)
Nelson, Gilbert (Host)
Roberts, Jim (Instrumentalist)
Changing Times Tap Dancing Company (Performer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1981 - 1982
Table of Contents
[Drumming and dancing] / performed by Montego Joe and Jane Goldberg -- "It don't mean a thing" / danced by Harold Cromer and Jane Goldberg -- [Excerpts from Old, new, borrowed and bluesy] (ca. 6 min., b&w) / includes "It don't mean a thing," danced by Bunny Briggs ; a duet by Charles "Cookie" Cook and Jane Goldberg ; and "For dancers only," announced by Gilbert Nelson and danced by Jackie Raven, Lynne Jassem, and Jane Goldberg -- [Drumming and dancing] / performed by Jane Goldberg and Montego Joe -- "Spain" / music, Chick Corea ; danced by Jane Goldberg -- "Suzie Q" [and] "Truckin'" / danced by Harold Cromer -- "Breezin' along with the breeze" / danced by Harold Cromer and Jane Goldberg -- [Impressions of Bill "Bojangles" Robinson and Shirley Temple] / danced by Harold Cromer and Jane Goldberg -- [Solo] / danced by Stoney, called onstage from the audience -- Shim sham / danced by Jane Goldberg, Harold Cromer, and an unidentified woman.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7492
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5708 (former)
Topics
Tap dancing
Shim sham (Dance)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Content: Title provided by Jane Goldberg.
Performers: Danced by Jane Goldberg, Harold Cromer, Bunny Briggs ; dancers in 1981 footage: Charles "Cookie" Cook, Jackie Raven, Lynne Jassem.
Performers: Guest artist: Stoney.
Performers: Master of ceremonies (?) in 1981 footage: Gilbert Nelson.
Performers: Musicians: Montego Joe (percussion), Jim Roberts (piano).
Venue: Color footage of a performance, ca. 1982, intercut with ca. 6 min. of b&w footage of a performance of Old, new, borrowed and bluesy, presented at the Bouwerie Lane Theater, New York, in June 1981.
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) (27 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequence ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F3132
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13873441
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 68fd4590-7b96-0135-9b9c-0c194cbed05e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Harold Cromer and Bunny Briggs" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981 - 1982. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ffdeff64-c143-4540-83c5-f3722a14a6ef

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Harold Cromer and Bunny Briggs" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ffdeff64-c143-4540-83c5-f3722a14a6ef

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981 - 1982). Harold Cromer and Bunny Briggs Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ffdeff64-c143-4540-83c5-f3722a14a6ef

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Harold Cromer and Bunny Briggs