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Jones, Betty True (Dancer)
Hurlong, Sandra (Dancer)
Bethune, Robert (Videographer)
Jones, Betty True (Narrator)
ADG-CORD Conference (1978 : Honolulu, Hawaii) (Event place)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 1978
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1513
Mohiniyattom (Dance)
Dance -- India
Filmed dance
Venue: Videotaped in performance on August 3, 1978 during the ADG/CORD Conference at the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
Performers: Performed by Betty True Jones and Sandra Hurlong. Narrated (voice over) by Betty True Jones.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (13 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Lecture-demonstration on Mohini Attam - its style, origin and relationship to Kathakali. The dances demonstrated are Kaikottakali, a Padam, and a Tillana.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158675
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 94b710c0-0821-0131-d6b1-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1978: Captured
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mohiniyattam" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mohiniyattam" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 10, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. Mohiniyattam Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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