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us: Garfield, Keely


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    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Keely Garfield Dance
        • Organization: (naf) Dance Theatre of Harlem
        • Organization: (naf) Dance Theater Workshop
        • Organization: (naf) MTV Networks
        • Organization: (naf) Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
    • Gender

        female
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Dance
          (lcsh) Choreography
            (lcsh) Teaching
              (lcsh) Curatorship
                (lcsh) Music videos
              • Occupation

                  (lcsh) Dancers
                    (lcsh) Choreographers
                      (lcsh) Dance teachers
                  • Sources

                    • found: Attitude. v. 6, no. 2, Winter 1989/90, p. 23.
                    • found: WOW, 2014 December 11, 2014: credits (Keely Garfield: choreographer, dancer; artistic director and founder of Keely Garfield Dance)
                    • found: Keely Garfield WWW site, November 7, 2016: dance biography (Keely Garfield; choreographer, dancer, teacher, curator, advocate; founded Keely Garfield Dance; choreographed productions for Dance Theatre of Harlem, Czechoslovak American Marionette Theatre, Gypsy at Sundance Theatre in Utah, Carnival at New Jersey Shakespeare Festival, and Yeast Nation, The Triumph of Life! for Perseverance Theater, Alaska; created original dances for students at Barnard College, Hunter College, Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts, The New School, and University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee; holds an M.F.A. in choreography; works as professor and visiting artist at universities; curator and host of Dance Theater Workshop's Family Matters series and Lincoln Center's Reel to Real & Meet the Artist programs; served as board member and chair of DTW's Artist Committe and has written articles about dance and related topics; created videos at MTV working with artists like Adam Ant, and Herbie Hancock)
                  • Editorial Notes

                    • [Data contributed by the Dance Heritage Coalition for the New York Public Library Dance Collection.]
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                    • 1997-10-28: new
                    • 2016-11-08: revised
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