Ladder in the garden

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Ladder in the garden
Cobb, Catlin (Choreographer)
Cobb, Catlin (Dancer)
Cunningham, Danny (Dancer)
Dudek, Tina (Dancer)
Gould, Martin (Dancer)
Gutwirth, Valerie (Dancer)
Sakamoto, Nancy (Dancer)
Peloquin, Peggy (Dancer)
Boothe, Power (Designer)
Williams, Brooks (Composer)
Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1988
Table of Contents
Disc 1 (approx. 27 min.): Close shot, recorded in special session under work lights. -- Disc 2 (approx. 28 min.): Wide shot, recorded in performance. -- Disc 3 (approx. 26 min.): Close shot, recorded in special session under work lights, with film inserted.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2641
Dance Theater Workshop
Ladder in the garden (Choreographic work : Cobb)
Mixed media performances
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Catlin Cobb. Music: Brooks Williams, with additional music performed by Maria Callas and The Kendalls. Scenery/film: Power Boothe. Costume consultant: Kelly McNeal. Lighting: Phil Sandström.
Performers: Performed by Catlin Cobb, Danny Cunningham, Tina Dudek, Martin Gould, Valerie Gutwirth, Peggy Peloquin, and Nancy Sakamoto.
Venue: Videotaped in performance and special session by Video D Studios at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater on October 14, 1988. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop during the Fall Events 1988-1989.
Funding: This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 videocassettes (81 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequence ; 3/4 in.
Three recordings of the same work. For a recording of the film alone, see: *MGZIC 9-3676 Catlin Cobb: film excerpts. For other works presented by Cobb on the same program in October 1988, see: *MGZIC 9-3714 Catlin Cobb.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174861
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): fd9a15a0-6f28-0131-7f26-3c075448cc4b
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ladder in the garden" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Ladder in the garden" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 14, 2024.

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Ladder in the garden