ParadigmAdditional title: Gray study (Choreographic work : Solomons)Additional title: Lamps (Choreographic work : De Lavallade)Additional title: Thin frost (Choreographic work : Solomons)Additional title: Being (Choreographic work : Cummings)Additional title: Montauk incident (Choreographic work : Solomons)Additional title: Idyll (Choreographic work : Weare)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Director)Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Choreographer)Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Dancer)De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931- (Choreographer)De Lavallade, Carmen, 1931- (Dancer)Cummings, Kay (Director)Cummings, Kay (Author of dialog)Weare, Kate (Choreographer)Blake, Michael (Dancer)Brown, Karen, 1955- (Dancer)Clarke, Hope (Dancer)Setterfield, Valda (Dancer)Paradigm (Dance company) (Performer)Nel Shelby Productions (Videographer)Tisch School of the Arts (Associated name)Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Artistic director)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2010-05-27
Table of ContentsGray study (1998) (ca. 12 min.) / choreography by Gus Solomons jr. ; original music and live performance by Judith Ren-Lay ; costumes by Nancy L. Johnson ; performed by Michael Blake, Karen Brown, Hope Clarke.Lamps (2009) (ca. 13 min.) / choreography and performance by Carmen deLavallade ; text by Jane Martin ; music by Jane Ira Bloom, Dawn Clement, Mitsuko Uchida (Debussy piano etudes, #4), Rufus Reid ; sound editing by Chris Hoffman ; lighting concept by Carmen deLavallade and Clifton Taylor.A thin frost (1996) (ca. 11 min.) / choreography by Gus Solomons jr. ; costumes by Nancy L. Johnson ; original lighting by Aaron Copp ; performed by Karen Brown, Carmen deLavallade, Valda Setterfield.being (2009) (ca. 10 min.) / written and directed by Kay Cummings ; with movement contributions by the performer ; costume by Eva Tsug ; performed by Gus Solomons jr.Montauk incident (world premiere) (ca. 9 min.) / choreography by Gus Solomons jr. ; music by Omara Portuondo (Rabo de nube and Vuela pena) ; costume by Eva Tsug ; constructed by Nancy L. Johnson ; performed by Valda Setterfield.Idyll (world premiere) (ca. 10 min.) / choreography by Kate Weare ; music by Anouar Brahem ; lighting, Simon Cleveland ; costumes by Sarah Cubbage ; performed by Michael Blake, Karen Brown, Carmen deLavallade, Gus Solomons jr.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-5812
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: artistic director, Gus Solomons jr.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of The Fifth Floor Theatre, Tisch School of the Arts at NYU, Paradigm, and The Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image, Dance Division, The New York Public Library.Content: Program is available in the Dance Division's *MGZB Solomons, Gus [programs].Creation/production credits: Managing director, Ken Maldonado ; lighting designer, Driscoll Otto ; production stage manager, Simon Cleveland.Performers: Performed by Paradigm: Michael Blake, Karen Brown, Hope Clarke, Carmen de Lavallade, Gus Solomons Jr., Valda Setterfield.Venue: Videotaped in performance at The Fifth Floor Theatre, Tisch School of the Arts at NYU, New York, N.Y., on May 27, 2010.Funding: This recording is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council on the arts, a tate Agency.Funding: The assistance of the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts is gratefully acknowledged.Funding: The Dance Division gratefully acknowledges the assistance of The Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Physical DescriptionBorn digitalExtent: 1 video file (68 min.) : sound, color
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18845162Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 03c7e860-f79c-0130-d511-3c075448cc4b
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