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Title
Dance at the gym [and] Masekela langage
Additional title: Dance at the gym [and] Masekela langage
Additional title: Dance at the gym (Choreographic work : Byrd)
Additional title: Masekela langage (Choreographic work : Ailey)
Names
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Plantadit, Karine
Manning, Deborah
Roxas, Elizabeth
Hash, Dana
Tyson, Andre
Richardson, Desmond
Rhoden, Dwight
Scott, Antonio Carlos
Robinson, Renée
Thomas, Nasha
Chavis, Raquelle
Inman, Tracy
Joy, Michael
Byrd, Donald, 1949-
Salomons, Ruthlyn
Morales, Mio (Composer)
Church, Davis (Costume designer)
Rosenburg, David H (Lighting designer)
Ailey, Alvin
Waters, Sylvia (Restager)
Rotardier, Kelvin (Restager)
Giannini, Christina (Costume designer)
Masekela, Hugh, 1939- (Composer)
Spence, Chenault (Lighting designer)
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
LeCain/Charette Associates
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1994
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Dance at the gym (approx. 25 min.). Choreography: Donald Byrd, assisted by Ruthlyn Salomons. Original music: Mio Morales. Costumes: Davis Church. Lighting: David H. Rosenburg. Perf. by Karine Plantadit, Deborah Manning, Elizabeth Roxas, Dana Hash, Andre Tyson, Desmond Richardson, Dwight Rhoden, and Antonio Carlos Scott. -- Masekela langage (approx. 33 min.). Choreography: Alvin Ailey, staged by Sylvia Waters and Kelvin Rotardier. Music: Hugh Masekela. Costumes: A. Christina Giannini. Lighting: Chenault Spence. Cast: Prologue - Sobukwe: The company. Fuzz: Renee Robinson, Nasha Thomas, Hash, Raquelle Chavis, Tyson, Rhoden, Tracy Inman, and Michael Joy. Morolo: Roxas, Rhoden, Inman, and Joy. Babajula bonke: Tyson and the company. Bo Masekela: Robinson. U-Dui: Chavis and the company. Mace and grenades: Richardson and the company. Epilogue - Sobukwe: The company.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2317
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4211 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
two-dimensional moving image
Notes
Videotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image by LeCain/Charette Associates, with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment on the Arts, at the Wang Theater, Boston, Massachusetts, on March 18, 1994.
Performed by the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (58 min.) :sd., col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946078260-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176265
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cc7d7100-86ab-0135-f2fe-2383628a2ceb
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1994: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance at the gym [and] Masekela langage" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1994. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0772aa70-3858-4d28-8dfc-0589c56b21a5

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance at the gym [and] Masekela langage" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 26, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0772aa70-3858-4d28-8dfc-0589c56b21a5

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1994). Dance at the gym [and] Masekela langage Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/0772aa70-3858-4d28-8dfc-0589c56b21a5

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Dance at the gym [and] Masekela langage