Manuel Alum Dance CompanyAdditional title: Dream R.E.M. (Choreographic work : Alum)Additional title: Flores para Casals (Choreographic work : Alum)
NamesAlum, Manuel (Choreographer)Nathan, Peter Wilfred (Dancer)Palo, Jennifer (Dancer)Psinas, Elvira (Dancer)Dalgin, Felice (Dancer)Coker, Kevin (Dancer)Benford, Tigger (Composer)Cage, John (Composer)Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)Blu (Lighting designer)Manuel Alum Dance Company (Performer)Alum, Manuel (Costume designer)
Manuel Alum Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1978
Table of ContentsDream R.E.M. #95733 (ca. 19 min.) / music, Tigger Benford (improvised percussion score) ; danced by the company.Dream R.E.M. #511772 (ca. 7 min.) / music, John Cage ; danced by Manuel Alum.Flores para Casals [excerpt] (ca. 3 min.) / music, J.S. Bach ; danced by the company.Dream R.E.M. #95733 [excerpt] ca. 2 min.) / music, Tigger Benford ; danced by the company.Flores para Casals [excerpt] (ca. 1 min.) / music, J.S. Bach ; danced by the company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9650Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4880 (former)
TopicsRiverside Dance Festival
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesTitle from house program.For other works recorded at the June 11, 1978 performance, see *MGZIC 9-4867 and *MGZIC 9-4900, both titled Manuel Alum Dance Company.Performers: Danced by the Manuel Alum Dance Company: Manuel Alum, Peter Nathan, Jennifer Palo, Elvira Psinas, Felice Dalgin, and Kevin Coker.Venue: Dream R.E.M. #95733 and Dream R.E.M. #511772: videotaped in performance at the Theater of the Riverside Church, New York, on June 11, 1978, as part of the Riverside Dance Festival.Venue: Flores para Casals [excerpts] and Dream R.E.M. #95733 [excerpt]: videotaped in studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, in New York (?), ca. 1978.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (34 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F9NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392923Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8e73e630-89b7-0135-7a36-0d382ec69b78
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