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Title
Sardono Theatre
Additional title: Plastic jungle (Choreographic work : Kusumo)
Names
Kusumo, Sardono W (Choreographer)
Sidharta, Otto (Composer)
Sardono Dance Theatre (Performer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1984
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6874
Topics
Modern dance -- Indonesia
Dance -- Indonesia
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Motion pictures
Documentary films
Notes
Content: Panorama of the activities of Sardono Theatre, an Indonesian modern dance company led by choreographer Sardono W. Kusumo. No titles or narration; includes some dialogue in Indonesian.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (33 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Opens with the felling of a tree in a forest, followed by an open-air performance by dancers (?) in a pool of mud (sections filmed by time-lapse camera). The company is then seen backstage, in an airport shop, and aboard a plane. The film concludes with performance excerpts from Plastic jungle (choreography: Kusumo; music: Otto Sidharta), a mixed media work that includes modern dance, mask dances, and part of the film of felling the tree.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
Indonesian
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY906002756-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168187
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4f15d790-7d96-0138-2bf1-67f232cff414
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.

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  • 1984: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
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  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sardono Theatre" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e76063f9-f4b0-43ec-ab85-5c4887d3c8c3

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sardono Theatre" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 12, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e76063f9-f4b0-43ec-ab85-5c4887d3c8c3

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1984). Sardono Theatre Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e76063f9-f4b0-43ec-ab85-5c4887d3c8c3

Wikipedia Citation

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Sardono Theatre