Four against the gods [and] American dancer

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Title
Four against the gods [and] American dancer
Additional title: Four against the gods (Choreographic work : Trisler)
Additional title: American dancer (Choreographic work : Harkarvy)
Names
Lerner, Raissa (Dancer)
Comendador, Elena (Dancer)
Benz, Rachel Berman (Dancer)
Larkin, Regina (Dancer)
Cuevas, Nicole (Dancer)
Fretté, Brian (Dancer)
Campbell, Kevin (Dancer)
Trisler, Joyce, 1934-1979 (Choreographer)
Harkarvy, Benjamin (Choreographer)
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 (Composer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Spence, Chenault (Lighting designer)
Joyce Trisler Danscompany (Performer)
Collection

Joyce Trisler Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988-10
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Four against the gods (approx. 21 min.). Choreography: Joyce Trisler. Music: Igor Stravinsky. Danced by Raissa Lerner (Isadora Duncan), Elena Comendador (Ruth St. Denis), Rachel Berman (Doris Humphrey), and Regina Larkin (Martha Graham). - American dancer (approx. 25 min.). Choreography: Benjamin Harkarvy. Music: Claude Debussy (two preludes for piano and Chansons de Bilitis). Lighting: Chenault Spence. Danced by Nicole Cuevas, Brian Fretté, Kevin Campbell, and others.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7459
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2174 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in performance in October 1988, at the Joyce Theater, New York.
Performers: Danced by the Joyce Trisler Danscompany.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (47 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906051230-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169559
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 07f453d0-85aa-0135-6c03-0d18382fd31c
Rights Statement
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  • 1988: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Four against the gods [and] American dancer" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/68cda49f-8d67-4f9c-9ac8-7affae013cd8

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Four against the gods [and] American dancer" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/68cda49f-8d67-4f9c-9ac8-7affae013cd8

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1988). Four against the gods [and] American dancer Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/68cda49f-8d67-4f9c-9ac8-7affae013cd8

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Four against the gods [and] American dancer