Hurrah!: Excerpts ; Greek dreams, with flute: Excerpts ; Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc.: ExcerptAdditional title: Greek dreams, with flute (Choreographic work : Hawkins)Additional title: Hurrah! (Choreographic work : Hawkins)Additional title: Parson Weems and the cherry tree (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
NamesHawkins, Erick (Donor)Hawkins, Erick (Dancer)Wiatt, John (Dancer)Tobiason, Kevin (Dancer)Diachenko, Nada (Dancer)Richman, Natalie (Dancer)Ward, Cathy (Dancer)Sais, Ray (Designer)Boros, Frank (Designer)Lee, Ralph (Designer)Engstrom, Robert (Lighting designer)Dorazio, Ralph (Designer)Raya (Costume designer)Taggart, Tad (Costume designer)Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 (Composer)Cope, Nancy (Costume designer)Erick Hawkins Dance Company (Performer)Hawkins, Erick (Choreographer)
Erick Hawkins Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1975-10 (Questionable)Date Created: 1977-04
Table of ContentsHurrah!: Excerpts (approx. 17 min.). Music: Virgil Thomson. Hawkins is seen and heard directing the rehearsal. - Greek dreams, with flute: Excerpts (approx. 7 min.). Music: Various composers. Sculpture: Ralph Dorazio. Costumes: Raya and Tad Taggart. Sections iv, year daimon; and v, choros of the daughters of okeanos. - Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc.: Excerpt (approx. 8 min.). Music: Virgil Thomson. Designs: Ralph Dorazio, Ray Sais, Frank Boros, Ralph Lee. Lighting: Robert Engstrom. Performed by John Wiatt (Parson Weems), Kevin Tobiason (George Washington), Hawkins (Clown, his angel), Nada Diachenko (Martha Washington), Natalie Richman (Molly Pitcher), and Cathy Ward (Flag).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7200 ; *MGZIC 9-1951 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesPerformers: Performed by Hawkins and members of the Erick Hawkins Dance Company.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (32 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionCompilation of recordings of three works. Hurrah! videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, possibly in October 1975. Greek dreams, with flute videotaped in studio rehearsal with scenic elements, in costume, possibly in October 1975. Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc. videotaped in performance at the Walnut Street Theater, Philadelphia, in April 1977; concludes, with a few minutes' loss of material, the performance begun on *MGZIC 9-1939 Lords of Persia [and] Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY916029603-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170082Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f7fcc130-3f1b-0135-07f4-7b9df3facb99
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