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Bella Lewitzky Dance Company
Additional title: Inscape (Choreographic work : Lewitzky)
Additional title: Greening (Choreographic work : Lewitzky)
Additional title: Pas de Bach (Choreographic work : Lewitzky)
Lewitzky, Bella (Choreographer)
Powell, Mel (Composer)
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 (Composer)
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)
Gernreich, Rudi, 1922-1985 (Designer)
Neel, Darlene (Costume designer)
Bella Lewitzky Dance Company (Performer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1978-04
Table of Contents
Cassette 1. (41 min.) Inscape. Music: Mel Powell. Scenery and costumes: Rudi Gernreich. - Cassette 2. (41 min.) Greening. Music: Aaron Copland (Duo for flute and piano) Costumes: Darlene Neel. Pas de Bach. Music: J. S. Bach (excerpts from flute and harpsichord sonatas) Scenery and costumes: Rudi Gernreich.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7652
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-851
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped during performance in April 1978 at the Walnut Street Theatre, Philadelphia.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Bella Lewitzky. Lighting: Darlene Neel.
Performers: Performed by members of the Bella Lewitzky Dance Company: David Caley, Amy Ernst, Sean Greene, Loretta Livingston, Donald Logan, Iris Pell, Nora Reynolds, Serena Richardson, and Kurt Weinheimer.
Performers: Musicians (last 2 works): Larry Attaway (flute) and Bonita Sonsini (piano and harpsichord)
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic SP) (86 min., 56 sec.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY867014436-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12162450
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c13e23c0-27f7-0137-be93-09fb9f1a1e90
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

  • 1978: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Bella Lewitzky Dance Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978-04. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9aaedf82-b81c-4994-839b-175733191b4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Bella Lewitzky Dance Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 14, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9aaedf82-b81c-4994-839b-175733191b4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978-04). Bella Lewitzky Dance Company Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/9aaedf82-b81c-4994-839b-175733191b4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Bella Lewitzky Dance Company