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Additional title: Funny house (Choreographic work : Kaye)
Kaye, Pooh (Choreographer)
VonTiedemen, Cylla (Contributor)
Moore, Claudia (Contributor)
Phillips, Joan (Contributor)

The Pooh Kaye Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1988
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7697
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4090 (former)
Dance -- Canada
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Produced by Trinity Square Video, Toronto, and the Fun House Collective.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Statement of responsibility: A collaboration of Cylla von Tiedemann, Pooh Kaye, Claudia Moore, Dawn Morrison, Rose Williams, Rachel MacHenry, Joan Phillips, Mai Gulbrandsen, and Pat Jeffries, assisted by Michael Balser, Paulette Phillips, Almerinda Tauassos, David Brunning, William Beattie, Rita McCough, Elaine Stef, Jan Levis, and Colin Fisher.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (11 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Videodance work described by Kaye as "a surreal story about two girl gangs fighting for the same floor space. The video utilizes blue box effects and frozen frame animation. It was the product of a month-long workshop for dancers, costume designers, musicians and media artists in the production of a broadcast video subsequently shown on Canadian television."
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946051454-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175972
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 32c6cd60-8041-0135-e300-43986f937388
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The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

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  • 1988: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Funny house" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Funny house" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 13, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1988). Funny house Retrieved from

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Funny house