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New York Public Library Dance Collection

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Works: 537 works in 645 publications in 2 languages and 2,092 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Interviews  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Biography  Film adaptations  Software  Exhibition catalogs  Drama 
Classifications: GV1786.A42, 793.30222
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Images of the dance; historical treasures of the Dance Collection, 1581-1861 by Lillian Moore ( Book )
4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dancing in prints; a portfolio of twelve etchings, engravings, and lithographs, 1634-1870 [from the Dance Collection of the New York Public Library by New York Public Library ( Book )
1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gaité parisienne ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For ten years, former mechanical engineer Victor Jessen followed the Ballet Russe around America filming Gaîté Parisienne whenever Danilova, Franklin, and Danielian were dancing the principal roles. He later edited this film from thirty-second "takes" filmed in various locations in many different theatres to conform to a sound recording he made around 1954
When all the world was dancing; rare and curious books from the Cia Fornaroli collection by New York Public Library ( Book )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tap dogs by Nigel Triffitt ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dein Perry and 3 other members of the Tap Dogs perform a new work in the Eveleigh Railway Workshops. Their dancing creates a new genre: heavy industrial tap dance
Torse ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film utilizes the split screen method which permits the viewer to see the movement from two different aspects at the same time. To see the left and right screen versions optically printed onto one film, see *MGZIC 9-1144 Torse
Dance on disc the complete catalog of the Dance Collection of the New York Public Library on CD-ROM by New York Public Library ( )
2 editions published in 1992 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the holdings of the world's leading repository for materials on dance, covering all aspects of dance, from performing art to ritual, from all cultures and countries and in all media, without limitation as to format, language, or date
Gas heart ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haitian dance: history and tradition. Danse haïtienne: histoire et tradition ( Visual )
9 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Class in Dunham dance technique. Presented as part of a week-long seminar, Haitian dance: history and tradition, focusing on the traditional dances of Haiti and the development of its theatrical performing arts history through the 20th century
Girl gone ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A deliciously evil trio of girls cause a good girl to disappear at their swank Girls' School. As Lisa, Lissa, and Elyssa use their sinister powers to reduce their teacher to tears and convert the good to the bad, spontaneous combustions become increasingly frequent. Is it possible that the girls' made-up land of Vadoo is where everyone is disappearing to?"--http://www.doollee.com/PlaywrightsW/wellman-mac.html#81646
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this two-part program, members of Ailey's dance company celebrate his memory by performing three works choreographed by Ailey himself, as well as a special ballet tribute choreographed by Ulysses Dove
Pearl Lang Dance Theater ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dance program presented as part of a performance series saluting composer Aaron Copland (1900-1990). The last three works on the program are danced to Copland's music
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue [Close shot] ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The horse's mouth greets the new millennium, Interviews ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with eleven of the dancer-choreographers who performed in The horse's mouth greets the new millenium. Most of the interviewees are initially asked how they got interested in dance ; most are also asked for their advice to young dancers
Dictionary catalog of the dance collection. First supplement by Performing Arts Research Center (New York Public Library) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Scotch symphony ; [and] Ivesiana [Wide shot] ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duo concertant ; [and] Cortège hongrois [Close shot] ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ballet Folklórico de México ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dance on disc, 2002 the complete catalog of the Dance Collection of the New York Public Library on CD-ROM by New York Public Library ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Represents a cumulation of the ten-volume dictionary catalog of the Dance Collection, published in 1974, and the supplements that have been published as the annual Bibliographic guide to dance. Covers all aspects of dance, from performing art to ritual, from all cultures and countries, and in all media
 
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controlled identity New York Public Library. Dance Division

controlled identity New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Dance Collection

New York Public Library. Research Libraries. Dance Collection
Performing Arts Research Center (New York Public Library). Dance Collection
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