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Choreography by Won Kim

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Choreography by Won Kim
Additional title: Being tamed (Choreographic work : Kim)
Additional title: Encounter (Choreographic work : Kim)
Additional title: Love, far away (Choreographic work : Kim)
Kim, Won (Choreographer)
Choi, Sang Hwa (Composer)
Gee, Hwa Choong (Videographer)
Sun, Mi Soo (Costume designer)
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 (Composer)
Musall, John (Lighting designer)
Won Kim Dance Company (Performer)
Kim, Won (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1994 - 1997
Table of Contents
Being tamed (ca. 11 min.) / videotaped at the Merce Cunningham Dance Studio, New York, as part of a performance by the Won Kim Dance Company, on September 15-17, 1995 ; music, Beethoven ; costume, Mi Soo Sun ; lighting, John Musall ; danced by Won Kim -- Encounter (ca. 15 min.) / videotaped at Chonbuk National University, Samsung Arts Center, Chonju, Korea, on January 26, 1997 ; videography, Hwa Choong Gee ; music, Jon Ho Lee ; costumes, Mi Soo Sun ; lighting, Dong Gue Won ; danced by HAP Dance Company, Chonbuk National University, Department of Dance -- Love, far away (ca. 23 min.) / videotaped at Moonyae Theater, Seoul, Korea, on February 24-25, 1994 ; music, Sang Hwa Choi ; scenery, Jong Ki Kim ; costumes, Mi Soo Sun ; lighting, Hung Chul Hong ; danced by the Won Kim Dance Company.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9036
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5627 (former)
Modern dance -- Korea
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Program information from accompanying data sheets.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at different locations and dates (see below).
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Language: Titles on frame in Korean for Encounter and in Korean and English for Love, far away.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 videocassettes (VHS) (49 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Compilation of three modern dance works by Won Kim, a woman choreographer based in South Korea.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13803353
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f2ea1280-27f7-0137-28b5-01e6cd17ef7b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1994: Created (Approximate)
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreography by Won Kim" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1994 - 1997.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Choreography by Won Kim" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 4, 2020.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1994 - 1997). Choreography by Won Kim Retrieved from

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Choreography by Won Kim