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Additional title: Lines Contemporary Ballet
Additional title: String quartet (Choreographic work : King)
Additional title: Handel pas de deux (Choreographic work : King)
Hotchkiss, Marina
Rhatigan, Summer Lee
Miranda, Freddie
Shibata, Chiharu
Adoniou, Yannis
Heiber, Nora
Chung, Brian
Redlefsen, Richard
Dawson, Gregory
Boatwright, Christopher
Kerr, Maurya
Rose, Debra
Maffre, Muriel
Pierce, Benjamin
King, Alonzo (Director)
Rosenwasser, Robert (Costume designer)
Szymański, Paweł (Composer)
Pinkham, Lisa (Lighting designer)
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759 (Composer)
Holub, Johannes (Videographer)
Lines Contemporary Ballet
Joyce Theater (New York, N.Y.)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1996
Table of Contents
String quartet (1995) (ca. 22 min.) / music, Paweł Szymański ; costumes, Robert Rosenwasser ; lighting, Lisa Pinkham ; cast: I, Marina Hotchkiss and Company ; II, Summer Lee Rhatigan and Freddie Miranda ; III, Chiharu Shibata and Yannis Adoniou ; IV, Company ; V, Nora Heiber, Brian Chung, and Richard Redlefsen ; VI, Summer Lee Rhatigan, Gregory Dawson ; VII, Company.
Handel pas de deux (world premiere) (ca. 10 min.) / music, George Frideric Handel ; costumes, Robert Rosenwasser ; lighting, Lisa Pinkham ; danced by Muriel Maffre and Benjamin Pierce.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2396
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5182 (former)
Pas de deux
two-dimensional moving image
Statement of responsibility: artistic direction and choreography, Alonzo King.
Accompanied by house program.
Recording made possible by the cooperation of Alonzo King's Lines Contemporary Ballet, the Joyce Theater, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Associate artistic director, Robert Rosenwasser.
Performers: Danced by Lines Contemporary Ballet: Yannis Adoniou, Christopher Boatwright, Brian Chung, Gregory Dawson, Nora Heiber, Marina Hotchkiss, Maurya Kerr, Freddie Miranda, Richard Redlefsen, Summer Lee Rhatigan, Debra Rose, Chiharu Shibata.
Performers: Guest artists: Muriel Maffre and Benjamin Pierce, courtesy of San Francisco Ballet.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, on June 9, 1996 (7:30PM), by Johannes Holub.
Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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) (32 min.) :sd., col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12953678
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ddfdb320-7b8b-0135-15f6-2193295e8334
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Item timeline of events

  • 1996: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lines Contemporary Ballet" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1996.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Lines Contemporary Ballet" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 17, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1996). Lines Contemporary Ballet Retrieved from

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Lines Contemporary Ballet