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Marmein Dancers in the dance A puppet tragedy

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Title
Marmein Dancers in the dance A puppet tragedy
Additional title: A puppet tragedy (Choreographic work)
Names
Goldberg, Maurice (Photographer)
Collection

[Photographs of the Marmein Dancers]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920 - 1930
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZEA (Marmein Dancers, no. 13)
Notes
Content: Additional material may be found in *MGZR Marmein Dancers [Clippings]
Content: Miriam, Irene, and Phyllis Marmein in one of their "Original Drama-Dances", A puppet tragedy.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Sisters Miriam and Irene Marmein, performing as the Marmein Sisters, toured the United States on the Keith vaudeville circuit in the late 1910's. In the early 1920's, sister Phyllis joined them to become The Marmeins, and later the Marmein Dancers. Their specialty was what they called their "Original Drama-Dances" which were short, thematically-varied, pieces, often as many as fifteen per show, elaborately costumed and with many scenic elements, and, rare for the time, sometimes using the spoken word.
Content: This image appeared in a brochure announcing The Marmeins' performance at New York City's Carnegie Hall.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: photograph by Maurice Goldberg.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 photographic print : b ; 23 x 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F154
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430621
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6c5ec170-c61a-012f-3460-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1920: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Marmein Dancers in the dance A puppet tragedy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920 - 1930. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/87f8ed98-a137-eae3-e040-e00a180636ef

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Marmein Dancers in the dance A puppet tragedy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/87f8ed98-a137-eae3-e040-e00a180636ef

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1920 - 1930). Marmein Dancers in the dance A puppet tragedy Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/87f8ed98-a137-eae3-e040-e00a180636ef

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Marmein Dancers in the dance A puppet tragedy