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Title
James Cunningham and the Acme Dance Company
Additional title: James Cunningham and the Acme Dance Company
Additional title: Aesop's fables (Choreographic work : Cunningham, J and Persichetti)
Names
Cunningham, James (Narrator)
Acme Dance Company
National Endowment for the Arts. Artists-in-Schools Program
Collection

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1977
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9540
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3430 (former)
Topics
Dance Theater Workshop
Dance -- Study and teaching
Child dancers
Genres
two-dimensional moving image
Notes
Narrator: James Cunningham.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (24 min.) :sd., b&w
Description
Documentary about the Acme Dance Company's two-week residency in Utica, New York, as part of the Artists-in-Schools Program of the National Endowment for the Arts. The company is seen presenting a lecture-demonstration on its work Aesop's fables, using movement in the classroom as a means of teaching general curriculum, training teachers to use movement as a teaching tool, and rehearsing and performing with children in two pieces, African safari and Space journey.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926065930-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12173424
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 15776130-7a01-0135-6d0d-5ba3a3b09cdc
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1977: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "James Cunningham and the Acme Dance Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1977. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d4966df3-3a9e-4e6b-8d51-0db8b6ec9d2c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "James Cunningham and the Acme Dance Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2017. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d4966df3-3a9e-4e6b-8d51-0db8b6ec9d2c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1977). James Cunningham and the Acme Dance Company Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d4966df3-3a9e-4e6b-8d51-0db8b6ec9d2c

Wikipedia Citation

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James Cunningham and the Acme Dance Company