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Sacred Grove on Mount Tamalpais, 1972

Identifier: D002.01.0001.0089.00005


Russel Chambers and Starr Danias perform in the City Center Joffrey Ballet's production of Gerald Arpino's ballet ''Sacred Grove on Mount Tamalpais.''


  • 1972


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1 Items (photograph)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: This series contains photographs collected by curator Glenn Giffin.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

8 x 10 inches black and white


Title from inscription on back of image.

Inscription and Marks

Written on back of photographic print: ''Pic folder, Chambers, Russel.'' Typed on paper taped to back of photographic print: ''From: Rima Corben, City Center Joffrey Ballet, 130 West 56th Street, New York, New York 10019, (212) 581-9676. For: City Center Joffrey Ballet. ''Sacred Grove on Mount Tamalpais'' -- ''Some of the most sensual movement in dance,'' critics have said of Gerald Arpino's ballet suggestive of ancient rituals in celebration of the earth's renewal. Alan Raph's symphonic-rock score, specially commissioned by the Foundation for American Dance, includes ''Canon in D'' by the 17th century composer, Johann Pachelbel. The set for this premier production by the City Center Joffrey Ballelt is by Robert Yodice, from a concept by Ming Cho Lee. Costumes are by David James, lighting is by Thomas Skelton. In this photograph: Russel Chambers, Starr Danias. Please credit photographer: by Herbert Migdoll.'' Written on front of folder: ''Studio? Russel Champers w. Starr Danias ''Sacred Grove on Mount Tamalpais'' (Gerald Arpino), ca 1972 crecit: Herbert Migdoll.''

Repository Details

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