Chhau, the Masked dance of Bengal

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Title
Chhau, the Masked dance of Bengal
Names
Gordon, Beate (Producer)
Asia Society. Performing Arts Program
Gordon, Beate (Narrator)
Collection

Asia Society Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Dance of the Buffalo Demon. - Demonstration of dance patterns and movements without masks: Typical salutation by Ganesha, (the Elephant God), a gentleman's walk, walk of the God Shiva, walk of the Goddess Kali, a bear, a hunter, and a monkey.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5922
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 5-460 (former)
Topics
Chhau (Dance)
Dance -- India -- Bengal
Masks -- India -- Bengal
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Creation/production credits: Presented by Brooklyn College in cooperation with the Performing Arts Program of the Asia Society. Narrated and produced by Beate Gordon. Director: Braithe-Waite.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (25 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY797070097-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12158256
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b2622940-72ee-0134-acc4-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1975: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Chhau, the Masked dance of Bengal" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f4b47450-aa02-0133-faad-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Chhau, the Masked dance of Bengal" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f4b47450-aa02-0133-faad-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1975). Chhau, the Masked dance of Bengal Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/f4b47450-aa02-0133-faad-60f81dd2b63c

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Chhau, the Masked dance of Bengal