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Dance on: Virginia "Winkie" Doris

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Dance on: Virginia "Winkie" Doris
Doris, Virginia Bosler (Interviewee)
Mahoney, Billie (Interviewer)

Dance On Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1984-06-17
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7393
Mordkin, Mikhail, 1881-1944
Jacob's Pillow School of the Dance
Doris, Virginia Bosler
Statement of responsibility: produced by Video Workshop for Dance and Theatre ; director, William Hohauser.
Venue: Program from the public access cable television series Dance on: With Billie Mahoney. Taped at Metro Access Studios, New York, on June 17, 1984.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic, NTSC) (28 min.) :sound, color. ;3/4 in.
Virginia Doris, nicknamed "Winkie," recalls her early dance training, including ballet classes with Mikhail Mordkin, summers at Jacob's Pillow, and modern dance with Hanya Holm. Under her maiden name Virginia Bosler, she danced in many musical comedies and films, among them Bloomer girl, Brigadoon, and Oklahoma! After a period of retirement she began to study Labanotation, and has notated important works by George Balanchine and Donald McKayle.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906028801-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169050
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c732e630-a4e6-0138-7b2e-135386139e31
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  • 1984: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance on: Virginia "Winkie" Doris" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984-06-17.

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Dance on: Virginia "Winkie" Doris