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Robertson, Eva (Dancer)
Ballard, Alexandrous (Dancer)
Fretté, Brian (Dancer)
Nash, Matthew (Choreographer)
Raksin, David (Composer)
Taalsohn, Sylvia (Costume designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1986
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2817
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3733 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
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Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal by Dance Theater Workshop's Dance/Video Access Project on December 3, 1986.
Statement of responsibility: Choreography/score: Matthew Nash. Original music: David Raksin (Ben Casey). Costumes: Sylvia Taalsohn.
Performers: Performed by Matthew Nash Music and Dance: Eva Robertson (Aiko Tanaka [Hiroshima maiden]), Alexandrous Ballard (Barney Allbright [Kansas kid]), and Brian Fretté (Ben Casey [chief resident]).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (17 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174882
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0847e950-b2be-0131-cf15-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1986: Issued
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dark new light" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1986.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dark new light" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 13, 2020.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1986). Dark new light Retrieved from

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