Half a world away

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Half a world away
Leroy, A (Conceptor)
Geiser, Janie (Conceptor)
Coid, Marshall (Singer)
Hannan, Joe (Instrumentalist)
Cale, David (Narrator)
Vaughan, David, 1924- (Narrator)
Stork, Emily (Puppeteer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Leroy, A (Composer)
Leroy, A (Instrumentalist)
Leroy, A (Adapter)
Geiser, Janie (Puppeteer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1990 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
Forty years on (song) -- Almost the end, Part 1 (puppet play) -- Harrow marches onward (song) -- Annals of the empire (puppet play) -- Casabianca (song) -- Almost the end, Part 2 (puppet play) -- Toll for the brave (song) -- Royal Terror Theatre (film) -- Almost the end, Part 3 (puppet play) -- Rule Britannia (song).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4928
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5940 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Installations (Art)
Puppet theater
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop ; an installation with performance by A. Leroy and Janie Geiser ; music by A. Leroy ; design by Janie Geiser.
Content: Accompanied by contents list.
Creation/production credits: Text adapted by A. Leroy and Janie Geiser ; set and puppet construction assistance, Judith Anderson, Clemens Herbert, Emily Stork ; film animation, Judith Anderson, Patricia Thornley ; lighting, Emily Stork.
Performers: Puppeteers, Judith Anderson, John Bell, Trudi Cohen, Janie Geiser ; countertenor, Marshall Coid ; spinet, Joe Hannan ; harmonium, A. Leroy ; narrators, David Cale, David Vaughan ; diorama puppeteers, Stephen Kaplin, Pamela Miles, Emily Stork.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Battery Maritime Building, New York, on June 2, 1990, by Video D Studios.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (41 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13987456
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 22442670-4b65-0133-9a54-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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  • 1990: Issued
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Half a world away" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/240cfc80-4b65-0133-513c-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Half a world away" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/240cfc80-4b65-0133-513c-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990). Half a world away Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/240cfc80-4b65-0133-513c-60f81dd2b63c

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Half a world away