Opus 22 ("Der Zwerg") [and] Absent moon: ExcerptsAdditional title: Absent moon
NamesAnthony, Douglas, 1963-1990 (Dancer)Cusson, Danielle (Dancer)Rimbaud, Arthur, 1854-1891 (Author)Cook, Steven (Dancer)Suber, Byron (Dancer)Socarras, Jorge (Dancer)Menard, Marleen (Dancer)Lisz, Gary (Costume designer)Feldman, David (Lighting designer)Martin, Frank (Choreographer)Reed, Peter (Director)Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828 (Composer)Liszt, Franz, 1811-1886 (Composer)Bradfield, Shirley A. (Costume designer)Bennett, Mark (Composer) (Composer)Christensen, Don (Composer)Pärt, Arvo (Composer)Diamond, Dennis (Videographer)Marshall, Ingram, 1942- (Composer)American Contemporary Dance Company (New York, N.Y.) (Dancer)Kitchen Center for Video, Music, Dance, Performance, Film, and Literature (New York, N.Y.) (Presenter)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1988 - 1989
Table of ContentsOpus 22 ("Der Zwerg") (approx. 12 min. total). Choreography: Frank Martin. Music: Franz Schubert. Costumes: Shirley Fields. Danced by members of the American Contemporary Dance Company: Danielle Cusson and Douglas Anthony. Soprano: Arden Shelton. Pianist: Alfred Rizzo. Recorded twice, in dress rehearsal and performance. -- Absent moon: Excerpts (approx. 15 min.). Direction/design: Peter Reed. Original music: Mark Bennett, Bob Hoffnar, Don Christensen. Additional music: Franz Liszt, Ingram Marshall, Arvo Pärt. English translation of Rimbaud's work: Paul Schmidt. Costumes: Gary Lisz, Peter Reed. Lighting: Dave Feldman. Video editor: Irene Kassow. Video production: Dennis Diamond. Performed by Steven Cook, Byron Suber, Jorge Socarras (all playing Rimbaud), Douglas Anthony (Jami), and Marleen Menard (Mother). Mixed-media performance inspired by the life of Arthur Rimbaud.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2015
TopicsOpus 22 (Choreographic work : Martin)Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828. ZwergAbsent moon (Choreographic work : Reed)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Compilation of footage recorded on two occasions: Opus 22 at Merkin Concert Hall, New York, on November 15, 1988; and Absent moon at The Kitchen, New York, in June 1989.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (27 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169778Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0719eeb0-6f2b-0131-d2e0-3c075448cc4b
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