Black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for "Antique Epigraphs" by Martha Swope C0464 Guide to Black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for "Antique Epigraphs" by Martha Swope

Black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for "Antique Epigraphs" by Martha Swope C0464

Guide to Black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for "Antique Epigraphs" by Martha Swope


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Amanda Brent

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George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center
Identification
C0464
Title
Black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for "Antique Epigraphs" by Martha Swope1984
URL:
https://scrc.gmu.edu/finding_aids/robbinsswopeantiqueepigraphs
Quantity
.01 Linear Feet 2 photographs.
Creator
Swope, Martha
Language
English .
Abstract
Two black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for "Antique Epigraphs" at the New York City Ballet, taken by Martha Swope in early 1984.

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The Special Collections Research Center also holds the Black and white photograph of Jerome Robbins in rehearsal with young ballet dancers for "Circus Polka" by Martha Swope, the Color photograph of Jerome Robbins rehearsing "Circus Polka" with young ballet dancers by Costas, and the Black and white photograph of prominent members of the original "West Side Story" production team by Friedman-Abeles photography firm. It also holds many other performing arts collections that touch on Robbins, the New York City Ballet, and dance photography.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Ballet
  • Photography
  • Robbins, Jerome

Bibliography

The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. "Jerome Robbins." Encyclopædia Britannica. Encyclopædia Britannica, inc., Accessed January 19, 2021. https://www.britannica.com/biography/Jerome-Robbins. Gold, Sylviane. "Martha Swope, 88, Who Etched Dance and Theater History in Photographs, Dies." The New York Times, January 12, 2017. Accessed January 19, 2021. https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/12/arts/design/martha-swope-88-who-etched-dance-and-theater-history-in-photographs-dies.html. Kisselgoff, Anna. "Jerome Robbins, 79, Is Dead; Giant of Ballet and Broadway." The New York Times, July 30, 1998. Accessed January 19, 2021. https://www.nytimes.com/1998/07/30/theater/jerome-robbins-79-is-dead-giant-of-ballet-and-broadway.html. New York City Ballet. "Antique Epigraphs." New York City Ballet, Accessed January 19, 2021. https://www.nycballet.com/discover/ballet-repertory/antique-epigraphs/. Reside, Douglas. "Martha Swope: capturing the process." The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Google Arts & Culture, Accessed January 19, 2021. https://artsandculture.google.com/exhibit/martha-swope-capturing-the-process-new-york-public-library-for-the-performing-arts/IQKiySffceSmJA?hl=en.