Theater of trash
NamesZaloom, Paul (Director)Zaloom, Paul (Creator)Zaloom, Paul (Performer)Denzer, Ralph (Creator)Kelley, Ron (Creator)Schultz, Joanne (Creator)White, David R (Speaker)Jason, Jack (Contributor)Prevor, Beth (Contributor)Frishberg, Nancy (Contributor)Brecker, Candace (Contributor)Fontaine, Jeff (Lighting designer)Mary Beth (Contributor)Hands On (Organization) (Contributor)Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)Video D Studios (Videographer)Denzer, Ralph (Performer)Kelley, Ron (Performer)Schultz, Joanne (Performer)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1986
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Reel 1: Introduction (approx. 7 min.), by David White, executive director of Dance Theater Workshop, interpreted by Candace Brecker. -- In America, Part 1 (approx. 29 min.). Creation/performance: Denzer, Kelley, Schultz, and Zaloom. Song: Kelley. Lyrics: Denzer, Kelley, Schultz, and Zaloom. Puppets: Denzer, Kelley, Schultz, and Zaloom. -- Reel 2: In America, Part 2 (approx. 32 min.). Text/performance: Zaloom. Topics include: farming, communications, education, the CIA and KGB, eating, and prison. -- Discussion (approx. 24 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2608Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2169 (former)
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopPerformance artWit and humorSign languageDeafPuppets and marionettes -- United StatesSatire in danceComedy in danceSign-interpreted performances
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesVenue: Sign-interpreted performance. Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on June 29, 1986. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop's Economy Tires Theater during the Spring Events 1986.Creation/production credits: Direction: Paul Zaloom. Lighting: Jeff Fontaine.Performers: Performed by Paul Zaloom and Company, Fruit of Zaloom: Ralph Denzer, Ron Kelley, Joanne Schultz, and Paul Zaloom.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (92 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionSUMMARY: Satire incorporating movement, dialogue, music, puppets and found objects. The dialogue is interpreted in American Sign Language for the deaf and hearing impaired by members of Hands On: Beth Prevor (project coordinator), Nancy Frishberg (interpreter director), Mary Beth Miller (artistic advisor), and Jack Jason (interpreter). The program concludes with a discussion among the cast, Hands On members, David White, and the audience.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175326Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24837b30-b2c6-0131-7078-3c075448cc4b
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