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The gods amused

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Additional title: Gods amused (Choreographic work : Feld)
Rhodes, Lawrence (Dancer)
Lee, Elizabeth (Dancer)
Sarry, Christine (Dancer)
Feld, Eliot (Choreographer)
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 (Composer)
Drasin, Daniel, 1942- (Videographer)
Feld Ballet (Performer)

Eliot Feld Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974-07-04
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5878
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 5-266 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Onstage rehearsal in rehearsal costume videotaped simultaneously from 2 different camera angles on July 4, 1974 at the Newman Theater, New York City by Dan Drasin.
Content: Entire ballet seen first from wide-angle camera view, then from close-up camera view.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Eliot Feld. Music: Claude Debussy (Danses sacrée et profane).
Performers: Performed by members of the Eliot Feld Ballet: Lawrence Rhodes, Elizabeth Lee, Christine Sarry.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (22 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY777005197-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12156371
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2fc23ab0-a9ff-0133-c691-60f81dd2b63c
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  • 1974: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The gods amused" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The gods amused" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 25, 2020.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). The gods amused Retrieved from

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The gods amused