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Title
Kaffir
Additional title: Guns you can't eat, buildings you can't live in, trinkets you can't wear (Choreographic work : Wilson)
Names
Wilson, Reggie (Choreographer)
Denny-Brown, Leti (Dancer)
Hollis, Terry (Dancer)
Tooman, Stephanie (Dancer)
Meyer, Johanna Stephens (Dancer)
Mose, Nadine (Dancer)
Prentice, Beverley (Dancer)
Williams, Janine (Dancer)
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937 (Performer)
Salientes, Michael (Designer)
Elderkin, Antoinette (Lighting designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Presenter)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Wilson, Reggie (Dancer)
Collection

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990-12-07
Table of Contents
N/um (ca. 10 min.) / costume, Uncle Rev ; danced by Reginald Wilson.
Lie me be (ca. 10 min.) / music, Bessie Smith ; costumes, Lam ; danced by Leti Denny-Brown, Terry Hollis, Stephanie Tooman.
-ESS (ca. 11 min.) / design, Michael Salientes ; danced by Johanna S. Meyer.
Guns you can't eat, buildings you can't live in, trinkets you can't wear (ca. 29 min.) / music, Rev. W.H. Brewster and Brewsteraires, Mahlathini and Mahotella Queens, NYC Jamaican radio programming, Miss Lou, Songbirds of the South, Sheshwe ; design, Golub ; danced by Nadine Mose, Beverley Prentice-Ryan, Janine Williams, Reginald Wilson.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8445
Topics
Dance Theater Workshop
Genres
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Notes
Content: Accompanied by house program.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Fall Events, on December 7, 1990, by Video D Studios.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F668
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430579
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6ab9e340-8336-0138-0f41-398469ecdd6f
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

  • 1990: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kaffir" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/13121af8-0440-4552-9242-dcf8643385cf

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kaffir" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 14, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/13121af8-0440-4552-9242-dcf8643385cf

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990). Kaffir Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/13121af8-0440-4552-9242-dcf8643385cf

Wikipedia Citation

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Kaffir