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Title
Sudden difficulties
Names
Spatz-Rabinowitz, Elaine (Conceptor)
Sellars, Peter (Director)
Sellars, Peter (Commentator)
Zimering, Bonnie (Performer)
Dowling, Susan (Producer)
Gulla, Katherine (Producer)
Spatz-Rabinowitz, Elaine (Artist)
Spatz-Rabinowitz, Elaine (Commentator)
Gulla, Katherine (Director)
Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.) (Associated name)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1986
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8581
Topics
Performance art
Genres
Motion pictures
Documentary films
Televised performances
Notes
Creation/production credits: A co-production of Katherine Gulla Productions and WGBH/Boston's New Television Workshop. Executive producer: Susan Dowling. Television producer/director: Katherine Gulla. Camera: Henry Ferrini. Narrator: Aimee Sands.
Creation/production credits: Conception/installation: Elaine Spatz-Rabinowitz. Sound/staging: Peter Sellars.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (18 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Documentary on the creation of Sudden difficulties, a performance piece commissioned in 1983 by the Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, from artist Elaine Spatz-Rabinowitz and theater director Peter Sellars. The description of the project, with statements by its creators, is followed by a performance staged and edited for television.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY916008938-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169823
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d9ceff70-7db3-0138-dfde-6d4bfde02c5e
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1986: Issued
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sudden difficulties" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1986. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d0132d9-5b2b-421f-a04c-a7e00918e647

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Sudden difficulties" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d0132d9-5b2b-421f-a04c-a7e00918e647

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1986). Sudden difficulties Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0d0132d9-5b2b-421f-a04c-a7e00918e647

Wikipedia Citation

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Sudden difficulties