The José Limón Dance CompanyAdditional title: Psalm (Choreographic work : Limón)Additional title: Dances for Isadora (Choreographic work : Limón)
NamesBernhard, Sue (Dancer)Carmany, Ginga (Dancer)Cratty, Bill (Dancer)Lome, Russell (Dancer)Maxwell, Carla (Dancer)May, Jim, 1944- (Dancer)Scanlon, Jennifer (Dancer)Solino, Louis (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Varone, Doug (Dancer)Watt, Nina (Dancer)Limón, José (Choreographer)Sussman, Stanley (Musician)Lester, Eugene (Composer)Munch, Allen (Costume designer)Nelson, Richard, 1938-1996 (Lighting designer)Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)Tomlinson, Charles D (Costume designer)Kaine, Paul (Lighting designer)Diamond, Dennis (Director)Kukil, Bohdan (Director)José Limón Dance Company (Performer)American Dance Festival (Presenter)Maxwell, Carla (Restager)
Jose Limon Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1979-07-06
Table of ContentsPsalm [excerpts] (1967) (ca. 19 min.) / reconstructed and reworked by Carla Maxwell, 1977 and 1979 ; music, Eugene Lester (commissioned score, revised in 1977) ; costumes, Allen Munch, 1977 ; lighting, Richard Nelson ; danced by Sue Bernhard, Ginga Carmany, Bill Cratty, Russell Lome, Carla Maxwell, Jim May, Jennifer Scanlon, Louis Solino, Robert Swinston, Douglas Varone, Nina Watt.Dances for Isadora (ca. 24 min.) / music, Frédéric Chopin ; costumes, Charles D. Tomlinson ; lighting, Paul Kaine ; cast: Primavera, danced by Nina Watt ; Maenad, danced by Carla Maxwell ; Niobe, danced by Jennifer Scanlon ; La patrie, danced by Risa Steinberg ; Scarf dance [performed without musical accompaniment], danced by Jennifer Scanlon.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9245Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5583 (former)
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesCreation/production credits: presented by the American Dance Festival ; choreography by José Limón.Content: Accompanied by house program.Creation/production credits: Artistic director, Carla Maxwell ; associate artistic director, Jennifer Scanlon ; musical director, Stanley Sussman.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Page Auditorium, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, for the American Dance Festival Video Archival Project, on July 6, 1979 ; project director, Dennis Diamond ; coordinating director and cameraperson, Bohdan Kukil.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (43 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F2653NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13681544Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 466d2900-7adc-0135-bbdd-07785bdda221
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