Tibet Week, Traditional Navajo danceAdditional title: Tibet WeekAdditional title: Traditional Navajo dance
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Benally, JonesBenally, JenedaBenally, KleeBenally, ClaysonBoothe, Paul (Director)Cross-Cultural Dance ResourcesBold Eagle, incNew York Public Library. Dance CollectionTibet Week in Flagstaff(1995 :Flagstaff, Ariz.)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1995
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2363Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5044 (former)
TopicsNavajo danceEagle dance, Navajo
GenresFilmed dancetwo-dimensional moving imageDanceVideoSpecial event coverage and commentary
NotesRecording made possible by the cooperation of the participants in Tibet Week in Flagstaff, Arizona, Cross-Cultural Dance Resources, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.For programs and printed materials, see *MGS (Tibetan) 96-11997 Tibet Week in Flagstaff.Performers: Performed by Jones Benally, Jeneda Benally, Klee Benally, and Clayson Benally.Venue: Videotaped at Coconino County Fairgrounds, Flagstaff, Arizona, on June 25, 1995, during Tibet Week, by Bold Eagle, Inc.; director, Paul Boothe.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (UNTSC) (25 min.) :sd., col.
DescriptionTraditional Navajo dances, among them the eagle dance and hoop dance, with oral introductions by Jones Benally, presented during the intermission for the Tibetan folk opera Sukyi Nima. The audience participates in the final round dance.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F378NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12558721Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b284d70-90c5-0135-67e2-04f07e2c2cda
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