Rally for disarmament
NamesFoster, Gloria, 1936-2001 (Host)Barnet, Richard J (Speaker)Papp, Joseph (Speaker)Streep, Meryl (Speaker)Foss, Lukas, 1922-2009 (Speaker)Burstyn, Ellen, 1932- (Speaker)Houston-Jones, Ishmael (Speaker)Dewhurst, Colleen (Speaker)Gregory, André (Speaker)Taylor, James, 1948- (Singer)Brown, Trisha, 1936-2017 (Contributor)Anderson, Laurie, 1947- (Composer)Gilbert, Ronnie (Singer)Performing Artists for Nuclear Disarmament (Contributor)Mabou Mines (Theater group) (Contributor)José Limón Dance Company (Performer)Video D Studios (Videographer)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1982
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8547Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6157 (former)
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopPerforming arts -- Political aspectsPolitics in artNuclear disarmamentDancers -- Political activityDanceThere is a time (Choreographic work : Limón)
NotesStatement of responsibility: organized by Performing Artists for Nuclear Disarmament.Content: Title and date from original container.Content: Use channel 2 on cassette 1 only to avoid buzz on audio. Temporary loss of audio at ca. 39 min. on cassette 3.Performers: Master of ceremonies: Gloria Foster.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Symphony Space, New York, on April 5, 1982, by Video D Studios.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 4 videocassettes (195 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionProgram of speeches and performances advocating nuclear disarmament. Among the many speakers are Richard J. Barnet, Dr. Jonathan Lorch of Physicians for Social Responsibility, Joseph Papp, Meryl Streep, Cora White of the Riverside Church Disarmament Program, Lukas Foss, Ellen Burstyn, Ishmael Houston-Jones, Colleen Dewhurst, Andre Gregory, and Trisha Brown. The performances include a selection from Dead end kids, performed by Mabou Mines ; excerpts from José Limón's There is a time, danced by the José Limón Dance Company ; a musical piece by Laurie Anderson ; and songs by James Taylor and Ronnie Gilbert.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F994NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430973Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e3163170-8129-0135-754a-0db724f93766
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