Manuel Alum Dance CompanyAdditional title: Flores para Casals (Choreographic work : Alum)Additional title: ToGetHer (Choreographic work : Alum)Additional title: Escaras (Choreographic work : Alum)Additional title: Yaqui Indian deer dance (Choreographic work : Coronado)Additional title: Homage to Federico García Lorca (Choreographic work : Sokolow)
NamesAlum, Manuel (Choreographer)Czarlinsky, Joel (Dancer)Dalgin, Felice (Dancer)Herring, Joyce (Dancer)Nathan, Peter Wilfred (Dancer)Psinas, Elvira (Dancer)Coronado, José (Restager)Sokolow, Anna (Choreographer)Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)Krauze, Zygmunt (Composer)Revueltas, Silvestre, 1899-1940 (Composer)García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936 (Author)Manuel Alum Dance Company (Performer)
Manuel Alum Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1977
Table of ContentsFlores para Casals [excerpts] (ca. 16 min.) / choreography, Manuel Alum ; music, J.S. Bach ; danced by five dancers, excluding Alum's solo passages -- Deer dance (ca. 4 min.) / a Yaqui and Maya Indian ritual staged by José Coronado to authentic traditional Indian music ; danced by Manuel Alum and two men (probably Joel Czarlinsky, and Peter Nathan) -- ToGetHer [duet from Escaras] (ca. 5 min.) / choreography, Manuel Alum ; music, Zygmunt Krauze ; danced by Elvira Psinas and Peter Nathan (?) -- Duelo [excerpt from Homage to Federico García Lorca] (ca. 7 min.) / choreography, Anna Sokolow ; music, Silvestre Revueltas ; poetry, Federico García Lorca ; danced by Manuel Alum. Ending cut off.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9673Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4904 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Title from house program.Content: For performance footage of Deer dance, ToGetHer, and Duelo, see *MGZIC 9-4883 Manuel Alum Dance Company.Performers: Danced by the Manuel Alum Dance Company: Manuel Alum, Joel Czarlinsky, Felice Dalgin, Joyce Herring, Peter Nathan, and Elvira Psinas.Venue: Videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, in New York (?), in May 1977.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (34 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionRehearsal in preparation for performances at Washington Square Methodist Church, May-June 1977.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F5NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392919Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24c80840-8a74-0135-8367-413182db9586
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