Manuel Alum Dance CompanyAdditional title: ToGetHer (Choreographic work : Alum)Additional title: Escaras (Choreographic work : Alum)Additional title: Yaqui Indian deer dance (Choreographic work : Coronado)Additional title: Tango (Choreographic work : Alum)Additional title: Homage to Federico García Lorca (Choreographic work : Sokolow)Additional title: Dream R.E.M. (Choreographic work : Alum)
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)Krauze, Zygmunt (Composer)Miranda Pacheco, Carlos (Composer)Revueltas, Silvestre, 1899-1940 (Composer)García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936 (Author)Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741 (Composer)Sanfiorenzo, René (Lighting designer)Manuel Alum Dance Company (Performer)
Manuel Alum Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1977
Table of ContentsToGetHer [duet from Escaras] (ca. 4 min.) / choreography and costumes, Manuel Alum ; music, Zygmunt Krauze ; danced by Peter Nathan and Elvira Psinas.Deer dance (ca. 5 min.) / a Yaqui and Maya Indian ritual staged by José Coronado to authentic traditional Indian music ; costumes, White Eagle and José Coronado ; danced by Manuel Alum, Joel Czarlinsky, and Peter Nathan.El tango [excerpt] (ca. 4 min.) / choreography and costumes, Manuel Alum ; music, Carlos Mirando (Tango improvisations) ; danced by Manuel Alum, Joyce Herring, and Elvira Psinas.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.Dream R.E.M. #108771 [excerpts] (ca. 12 min.) / choreography, Manuel Alum ; music, Antonio Vivaldi ; danced by the Manuel Alum Dance Company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9653Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4883 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesTitle from house program.For other works recorded during the May-June 1977 performances, see *MGZIC 9-4901 Improvisations with Eugene Lester and *MGZIC 9-4904 Manuel Alum Dance Company.Creation/production credits: Lighting for performance, René Sanfiorenzo.Performers: Danced by the Manuel Alum Dance Company: Manuel Alum, Joel Czarlinsky, Felice Dalgin, Joyce Herring, Peter Nathan, and Elvira Psinas.Venue: ToGetHer, Deer dance, El tango, and Duelo: videotaped in performance at Washington Square Methodist Church, New York, in May or June 1977.Venue: Dream R.E.M. #108771: videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, in New York (?), ca. 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) (32 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F4NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392917Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 141cd6f0-7b84-0135-b202-6f373c158d77
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