Dance on: Willie Lenoir

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Dance on: Willie Lenoir
Lenoir, Willie (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Producer)
Dance Films Association (Associated name)

Dance On Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993-10-28
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4988
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4120 (former)
Sherbon, Elizabeth
University of Kansas., Dept. of Music and Dance
Jazz dance
Jazz dance -- Study and teaching
Filmed interviews
Statement of responsibility: produced by Billie Mahoney in association with Dance Films Association.
Venue: Program from the public access cable television program Dance on: with Billie Mahoney. Recorded in Kansas City, Missouri, on October 28, 1993. Produced through the facilities of American Cablevision of Kansas City, Missouri.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (29 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Willie Lenoir, who teaches jazz and modern dance at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas, describes how he began to study dance there with Elizabeth Sherbon while a graduate student in mathematics. He and Mahoney define jazz dancing, and he relates his experiences in teaching jazz at the University, particularly in helping students to overcome their inhibitions and working with male dancers.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946051151-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175946
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 03d73020-804e-0135-d706-1d38e08094bc
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  • 1993: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Willie Lenoir" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Willie Lenoir" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1993). Dance on: Willie Lenoir Retrieved from

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Dance on: Willie Lenoir