Guide to the Khmer Arts Records MS.SEA.043

Finding aid prepared by Audra Eagle Yun
Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
The UCI Libraries
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Title: Khmer Arts records
Identifier/Call Number: MS.SEA.043
Contributing Institution: Special Collections and Archives, University of California, Irvine Libraries
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.6 Linear feet (1 box)
Date (inclusive): 1999-2011
Language of Collection Materials: Collection materials are in English and Khmer.
Abstract: Khmer Arts is a nonprofit organization focusing on classical Cambodian dance based in Long Beach, California and Takhmao, Cambodia. This collection consists of 93 videorecordings of Khmer Arts Ensemble rehearsals and performances on digital video (DV) tape and DVD.
Creator: Khmer Arts Academy.
Creator: Khmer Arts Ensemble.

Access

The collection is open for research. No images or videos may be reproduced from the collection for researchers without the explicit permission of the Khmer Arts. Researchers may not photograph any item within this collection.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the University of California. Khmer Arts and associated artists retain copyright over all materials.

Preferred Citation

Khmer Arts Records. MS-SEA043. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Khmer Arts, 2012.

Accruals

Accruals expected.

Processing History

Processed by Kayleigh McDaniel, Megan Llovido, and Audra Eagle Yun, 2012.

Historical Background

Khmer Arts is an independent non-profit organization founded in 2002 by Sophiline Cheam Shapiro and John Shapiro that is based in Long Beach, California, and in Takhmao, Cambodia. In Cambodia, Khmer Arts is recognized as one of the most important centers for advanced training in dance and the creation and presentation of new work in the classical form. Khmer Arts is the producer of the internationally acclaimed Khmer Arts Ensemble, conducts media projects, and in 2008 launched a research and archiving program.

Scope and Content Summary

Khmer Arts is a nonprofit organization focusing on classical Cambodian dance based in Long Beach, California and Takhmao, Cambodia that was founded by renowned Cambodian American dance and choreographer Sophiline Cheam Shapiro. This collection consists of 93 videorecordings of Khmer Arts Ensemble rehearsals and performances on digital video (mini DV) tape and DVD.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Cambodian Americans -- Archives
Dance -- Cambodia
Digital moving image formats
DVDs
Performing arts -- Cambodia.
Theater -- Cambodia.

 

Audiovisual materials

Scope and Content Summary

This series consists of videorecordings of Khmer Arts performances and rehearsals, as well as documentary footage.

Access

The collection is open for research. No images or videos may be reproduced from the collection for researchers without the explicit permission of the Khmer Arts. Researchers may not photograph any item within this collection.
 

Samritechak

 

Samritechak rehearsal, School of Fine Arts May 14, 1999

Box 1, Item R.SAM1.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 3 minutes.
 

Samritechak rehearsal, School of Fine Arts May 22-23, 1999

Box 1, Item R.SAM1.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

Samritechak performance, Khmer Arts June 20, 1999

Box 1, Item R.SAM1.3DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 27 minutes.
 

Samritechak performance, School of Fine Arts March 16, 2000

Box 1, Item R.SAM2.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) cassette, 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

Samritechak performance, RUFA Theater april 2000

Box 1, Item R.SAM2.3DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 1 hour, 21 minutes.
 

Samritechak performance, Long Beach Arts Center January 31, 2003

Box 1, Item R.SAM4.1DVDc

Archivial original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 1 hour, 30 minutes.
 

Samritechak performance, Italy 2003

Box 1, Item R.SAM5.1 DVDc2

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 1 hour, 28 minutes.
 

Seasons of Migration

 

Seasons of Migration performance 2005

Box 1, Item R.SEA9.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Seasons of Migration performance, USA May 10, 2010

Box 1, Item R.SEA10.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 38 minutes.
 

Seasons of Migration performance, Long Beach 2005

Box 1, Item R.SEA11.1DVDc1

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 56 minutes.
 

Seasons of Migration performance and documentary 2006

Box 1, Item R.SEA13.1bDVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Seasons of Migration performance, Khmer Arts February 2008

Box 1, Item R.SEA1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 16 minutes.
 

Seasons of Migration performance, Chaktomuk Theatre July 24, 2010

Box 1, Item R.SEA16.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Sampeah Kru Thom

 

Sampeah Kru rehearsal, School of Fine Arts June 24, 1999

Box 1, Item R.SAM1.4DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) cassette, 1 hour, 3 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru Thom performance, Khmer Arts September 6, 2006

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 40 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru Thom performance, Khmer Arts September 13, 2007

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.2DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 45 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru Thom performance, Khmer Arts September 11, 2008

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.3DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 50 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru Thom performance, Khmer Arts September 11, 2008

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.4DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 50 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru Thom performance, Khmer Arts September 13, 2008

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.5DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 55 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru Thom rehearsal, Khmer Arts September 11, 2008

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.6DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 57 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru Thom rehearsal, Khmer Arts September 11, 2008

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.7DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 7 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru rehearsal, Khmer Arts August 21, 2008

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.8DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 21 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru performance, in pagoda September 29-30, 2008

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.10DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 57 minutes.
 

Sampeah Kru performance, disc 1 February 11-12, 2010

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.20DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Sampeah Kru performance, disc 2 February 11-12, 2010

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.21DVDc

Archival original

 

Sampeah Kru performance, disc 3 February 11-12, 2010

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.22DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Sampeah Kru performance, disc 4 February 11-12, 2010

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.23DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Sampeah Kru performance, disc 5 February 11-12, 2010

Box 1, Item G.SPK1.24DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Sampeah Kru performance, Khmer Arts August 25, 2011

Box 1, Item G.SPK2.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi

 

Pamina Devi rehearsal, Vienna 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 38 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, disc 1, Vienna 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.2DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 35 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, disc 2, Vienna 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.3DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 40 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, Vienna 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.4DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 16 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, Vienna 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.5DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 32 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 2, Vienna 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.6DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 55 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, Vienna 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.7DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 59 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, Vienna December 8-13, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV1.9DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 1, Chenla Theatre February 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 32 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 2, Chenla Theatre February 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 50 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 1, Chenla Theatre February 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.3DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 28 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 2, Chenla Theatre February 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.4DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 50 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 1, Chenla Theatre february 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.5DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 28 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 2, Chenla Theatre February 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.6DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 49 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, disc 1, Chenla Theatre February 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.7DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 58 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, disc 2, Chenla Theatre February 17, 2006

Box 1, Item R.PDV2.8DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 59 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi 2007

Box 1, Item R.PDV3.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette.
 

Pamina Devi performance, disc 2, Khmer Arts Theatre September 15, 2007

Box 1, Item R.PDV3.2DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 27 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 1, Joyce Theatre October 13, 2007

Box 1, Item R.PDV4.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 3 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 2, Joyce Theatre October 13, 2007

Box 1, Folder R.PDV4.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 47 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 1, Florida, USA 2007

Box 1, Item R.PDV5.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 32 minutes.
 

Pamina Devi performance, tape 2, Florida, USA 2007

Box 1, Item R.PDV5.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

Trout Pul Yeak

 

Trout Pul Yeak performance, Khmer Arts December 19, 2007

Box 1, Item G.KBY1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 30 minutes.
 

Trout Pul Yeak rehearsal, Khmer Arts April 1, 2011

Box 1, Item G.KBY3.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 17 minutes.
 

Tayae

 

Tayae rehearsal, Khmer Arts May 2007

Box 1, Item R.TAY1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD) 55 minutes.
 

The Lives of Giants

 

The Lives of Giants rehearsal, Khmer Arts Dedcember 15, 2008

Box 1, Item RLOG1.74DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 8 minutes.
 

The Lives of Giants performance 2010

Box 1, Item R.LOG1.75DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD).
 

The Lives of Giants rehearsal, Khmer Arts March 6, 2011

Box 1, Item R.LOG2.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

The Lives of Giants performance, Khmer Arts March 7, 2011

Box 1, Item R.LOG2.2DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 52 minutes.
 

The Lives of Giants performance, Khmer Arts September 15, 2011

Box 1, Item R.LOG2.11DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 23 minutes.
 

Preah Sang

 

Preah Sang rehearsal, School of Fine Arts March 2000

Box 1, Item R.SAM2.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) cassette, 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

Preah Sang rehearsal, tape 1, Khmer Arts September 2, 2008

Box 1, Item RPSG1.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 49 minutes.
 

Preah Sang rehearsal, tape 2, Khmer Arts September 4, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PSG1.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 42 minutes.
 

Preah Sang rehearsal, tape 3, Khmer Arts September 2-3, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PSG1.3DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 27 minuets.
 

Sampeah Kru of Preah Sang rehearsal, Khmer Arts September 4, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PSG2.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 45 minutes.
 

Preah Sang performance, Khmer Arts October 24, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PSG2.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 40 minutes.
 

Preah Sang performance, Khmer Arts September 4, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PSG2.3DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (Dv) videocassette, 1 hour.
 

Penh Yom interview performance, Khmer Arts September 4, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PSG2.4DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 56 minutes.
 

Preah Thang rehearsal, Khmer Arts January 12, 2011

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 1 hour 3 minutes.
Box 1, Item R.RTB1.1DVD

Archival original

 

Anurut Degn Kinnor

 

Preah Anurut Degn Kinnor rehearsal, Khmer Arts October 8, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PUD1.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 22 minutes.
 

Preah Anurut Degn Kinnor rehearsal, Khmer Arts October 22, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PUD2.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 41 minutes.
 

Preah Anurut Degn Kinnor performance, tape 1, Khmer Arts October 24, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PUD3.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 52 minutes.
 

Preah Anurut Degn Kinnor performance, tape 2, Khmer Arts October 24, 2008

Box 1, Item R.PUD3.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 43 minutes.
 

Reamker

 

Lyrics Lesson rehearsal, Khmer Arts September 12, 2008

Box 1, Item R.RMK1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 25 minutes.
 

Reamker rehearsal, Khmer Arts September 16-17, 2008

Box 1, Item R.RMK2.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 57 minutes.
 

Reamker rehearsal, Khmer Arts October 12, 2008

Box 1, Item R.RMK3.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 58 minutes.
 

Shir Ha Shirim

 

Shir Ha Shirim rehearsal, Nek Kru Sophiline House August 21, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SHS1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 35 minutes.
 

Shir Ha Shirim performance, Guggenheim Museum November 23, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SHS1.8DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 1 hour, 22 minutes.
Box 1, Item R.SPI3.15DVc

Spiral XII

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette.
 

Spiral XII rehearsal, Khmer Arts April 1, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI1.1DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 12 minutes.
 

Spiral XII rehearsal, Khmer Arts April 8, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI1.2DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 42 minutes.
 

Spiral XII rehearsal, Khmer Arts September 17, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI1.3DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 42 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, tape 1, Khmer Arts September 3, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.1DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 54 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, tape 2, Khmer Arts September 3, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.2DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 27 minutes.
 

Spiral XII rehearsal, Khmer Arts September 27, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.3DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 26 minutes.
 

Spiral XII rehearsal, Khmer Arts Octpber 2 & 6, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.4DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, Nek Kru Sophiline House October 6, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.5DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 27 minutes.
 

Spiral XII rehearsal, Khmer Arts October 8, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.6DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 55 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, Khmer Arts October 15, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.7DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 31 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, Khmer Arts October 15, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.8DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 37 minutes.
 

Spiral XII rehearsal, Khmer Arts October 21-22, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.10DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 7 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, Khmer Arts October 24, 2008

Box 1 , Item R.SPI3.11DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 1 hour, 2 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, Khmer Arts October 24, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.12DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 31 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, Khmer Arts October 30, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.13DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 53 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, Khmer Arts October 30, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.14DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 54 minutes.
 

Spiral XII performance, tape 3, Khmer Arts October 30, 2008

Box 1, Item R.SPI3.15DVc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 digital video (DV) videocassette, 24 minutes.
 

Rice

 

Rice performance, Khmer Arts February 18, 2009

Box 1, Item R.RIC1.15DVDc

Archival original

General Physical Description note: 1 videodisc (DVD), 24 minutes.