September 17, 2019

Jerome Robbins at Dance @ the Library

Master American choreographer Jerome Robbins

The Essex Library’s Dance @ the Library film series presents Jerome Robbins’  Something to Dance About,  Friday, June 10 at 3 p.m. 

This documentary features rare archival performance footage, personal journals, and never-before-seen rehearsal recordings, as well as interviews with Robbins himself and over 40 colleagues, including Mikhail Baryshnikov, Jacques d’Amboise, the late Arthur Laurents, Chita Rivera, and many more, in a fascinating portrait of this uniquely American dance master, whose work spanned Broadway hits like West Side Story and Fiddler on the Roof, to some of the greatest ballet choreography this country has produced.

The program is free and open to all; call the Essex Library, at 860-767-1560, for information or to register.