Revelations [and] Read Matthew 11:28 [and] After EdenAdditional title: Revelations (Choreographic work : Ailey)Additional title: After Eden (Choreographic work : Butler)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Berry, April (Dancer)De Loatch, Gary (Dancer)Manning, Deborah (Dancer)Banks, Marilyn (Dancer)Lynch, Aubrey (Dancer)Johnson, Wesley, III (Dancer)Chavis, Raquelle (Dancer)Thomas, Nasha (Dancer)Tyson, Andre (Dancer)Roxas, Elizabeth (Dancer)Robinson, Renée (Dancer)Chase, Debora (Dancer)Richardson, Desmond (Dancer)St. Charles, David (Dancer)Riseling, Jonathan (Dancer)Joy, Michael (Dancer)Williams, Dudley, 1938- (Dancer)Vlad, Desire (Dancer)Ailey, Alvin (Choreographer)Harper, Ves (Designer)Cernovich, Nicola (Lighting designer)World, Kris (Choreographer)McFerrin, Bobby (Composer)Schoonmaker, Charles (Costume designer)Hunter, Tim (Lighting designer)Butler, John, 1920-1993 (Choreographer)Hoiby, Lee (Composer)Prendergast, Shirley (Lighting designer)Melo, Niels (Videographer)Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Performer)Harper, Ves (Costume designer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-04-02
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Revelations (approx. 32 min.). Chor: Alvin Ailey. Mus: Traditional (arranged by Hall Johnson, James Miller, Brother John Sellers, Howard Roberts); Ella Jenkins (original music for Wading in the water). Scen/cos: Ves Harper. Lighting: Nicola Cernovitch. Cast: Pilgrim of sorrow: I been buked: The Company; Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel: Wesley Johnson III, Debora Chase, Renee Robinson; Fix me, Jesus: Elizabeth Roxas, Andre Tyson; Take me to the water: Processional: Jonathan Riseling, Desire Vlad, Johnson, Michael Joy; Wading in the water: Deborah Manning, Gary DeLoatch, April Berry; I want to be ready: Dudley Williams; Move, members, move: Sinner man: David St. Charles, Desmond Richardson, Aubrey Lynch II; The day is past and gone/You may run on/Rocka my soul in the bosom of Abraham: The Company. -- Read Matthew 11:28 (approx. 7 min.). Chor: Kris World. Mus: Bobby McFerrin (Come to me). Cos: Charles Schoonmaker. Lighting: Timothy Hunter. Perf. by Manning, Marilyn Banks, Riseling, Robinson, Tyson, DeLoatch, Berry, Chase, Nasha Thomas, St. Charles, Raquelle Chavis. -- After Eden (approx. 18 min.). Chor: John Butler. Mus: Lee Hoiby. Cos: Rouben Ter-Arutunian. Lighting: Shirley Prendergast. Perf. by Roxas, Richardson.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2255Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2697 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVideotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive on April 2 (Revelations) and April 4 (Read Matthew 11:28 and After Eden), 1991, at Zellerbach Auditorium, Berkeley, California, by Niels Melo, with the assistance of grants from the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (57 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY916056941-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170876Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b7ed5d40-86a9-0135-7dfc-0067f850f4a0
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