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Eno Washington and the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe

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Title
Eno Washington and the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe
Names
Washington, Eno (Dancer)
Sock, Adelle (Dancer)
Jatta, Hatab (Dancer)
Chow, M'baye (Choreographer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1984 - 1994
Table of Contents
Dancing by Eno Asabo Washington, Hatab Jatta, and others (ca. 8 min.) / recorded on a beach with the Gambia River in the background, 1984 ; begins with footage of Eno Asabo Washington and a women's ensemble (including Adelle Sock) dancing to pop songs ; Washington and his teacher Hatab Jatta are then seen dancing to kotera drums played by Brother Sulay and an unidentified man, courtesy of the National Ballet of the Gambia, under the direction of M'Baye Chow -- Dancing by Eno Asabo Washington and women's ensemble, including Adelle Sock (ca. 11 min.) / recorded outdoors at the Film Production Unit, 1984 ; accompanied by pop songs -- Dance performance by the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe (ca. 17 min.) / recorded at a hotel, between 1992 and 1994 ; choreography, M'Baye Chow ; traditional dances and drumming by children of various ages, the youngest of whom is Lingere Sock -- Dance performance by the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe (ca. 22 min.) / recorded outdoors at a school (?), between 1992 and 1994 ; dances by children and teen-agers.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8202
Topics
Dance -- Gambia
Drummers (Musicians)
Child dancers
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Excerpts
Notes
Content: Title from information provided in accompanying letters from Eno Asabo Washington and Adelle Sock.
Venue: Videotaped at various locations in The Gambia, on various dates (see below).
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic, NTSC) (58 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Dance excerpts performed by Eno Asabo Washington and others, including the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe, which he formed with Adelle Sock in Banjul, The Gambia in 1984.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY96-F290
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12521824
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2eab8120-9303-0138-370e-134d77e3daaa
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1984: Created (Approximate)
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Eno Washington and the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984 - 1994. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b985ea97-8e19-42b7-8924-e9dd7233ef57

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Eno Washington and the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b985ea97-8e19-42b7-8924-e9dd7233ef57

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1984 - 1994). Eno Washington and the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b985ea97-8e19-42b7-8924-e9dd7233ef57

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Eno Washington and the St. Joseph's High School Dance Troupe