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Shenyang Acrobatic Troupe
Susskind, David, 1920-1987 (Producer)
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008 (Director)
Shenyang Acrobatic Troupe (Performer)
ABC Television Network (Broadcaster)
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.) (Event place)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1972
Table of Contents
Plate spinning. - Long pole feats. - Trick cycling. - Flowery sticks (stick twirling). - Wu shu (acrobatics). - Foot dexterity. - Lion dance. - Diabolos (folk game) - Pagoda of chairs. - Juggling and balancing. - Pagoda of bowls. - Swallow game (hoop diving).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6488 ; *MGZIC 7-231 (former)
Acrobats -- China
Dance -- China
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Television programs
Venue: Telecast by ABC-TV on April 18, 1973 during a performance at the Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C. Producer: David Susskind. Director: Kirk Browning. Narrator: Joyce Susskind.
Performers: Performed by the Shenyang Acrobatic Troupe of the People's Republic of China during their first North American tour.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (Umatic) (90 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY777027826-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12156790
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 28af3280-08d9-0135-19a4-71276cc85745
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: Creator Born
  • 1972: Created
  • 1987: Creator Died
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shenyang Acrobatic Troupe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1972.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shenyang Acrobatic Troupe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1972). Shenyang Acrobatic Troupe Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Shenyang Acrobatic Troupe