A Celebration of the Life of Geoffrey Holder

Saturday, August 1, 2015 at 1:00 pm
Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

Geoffrey Lamont Holder was a Trinidadian-American actor, choreographer, dancer, painter, singer, and Tony Award-winning stage director and costume designer. He passed away last year and this event is a tribute to his life. His wife, Carmen De Lavallade (a dancer), will be performing for the event.

1:00 pm

Panel discussion: The Life and Work of Geoffrey Holder
With Carmen and Geoffrey filmmakers Nick Doob and Linda Atkinson, moderated by Leo Holder, son of Geoffrey Holder and Carmen de Lavallade

2:00 pm
Carmen and Geoffrey documentary, followed by screening of rare archival film footage

Related Exhibition:
_The Genius of Geoffrey Holder_
July 23–August 29
Exhibitions are open during Library hours: 12:00–8:00 Monday and Thursday; 12:00–6:00 Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday.
The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
Plaza Corridor Gallery

Presented in association with the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
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