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Four parts from Light

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Four parts from Light
Additional title: Light (Choreographic work : Takei)
Takei, Kei (Choreographer)
Brezer, Laz (Dancer)
Takei, Kei (Dancer)

Kei Takei's Moving Earth (Company) Video

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982-11-20
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Reel 1 (approx. 28 min.): Light, part 10. Subtitle: The stone field. Perf. by Takei and two men. -- Light, part 14: Excerpt. Subtitle: The pine cone field. Duet perf. by Takei and Laz Brezer (?). -- Reel 2: Light, part 16: Excerpt. Subtitle: Vegetable fields. Daikon field solo I. Music: Buddhist chanting by Lazuro Brezer. Perf. by Takei. -- Light, part 8: Excerpts. Solo. Music: Traditional Buddhist pilgrimage chant. Perf. by Takei. Duet. Perf. by two men.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1437
Moving Earth Company
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Studio des 4 Temps on November 20, 1982.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (80 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170775
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7d265e10-0826-0131-8fa5-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1982: Created
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Four parts from Light" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Four parts from Light" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 9, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982). Four parts from Light Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Four parts from Light