Dancers for Disarmament
NamesRudner, Sara (Dancer)Boyce, Johanna (Dancer)Packer, Myrna (Dancer)Bridgman, Art (Dancer)Munson, Richard (Composer)Eiko and Koma (Choreographer)Dancers for Disarmament (Contributor)Performance Space 122 (Performer)Video D Studios (Videographer)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1982
Table of ContentsCassette 1. [Dance solo] (ca. 27 min.) / performed by Sara Rudner ; begins during arrival of audience. Speech on Dancers for Disarmament and its activities (ca. 3 min.). Kinscope (ca. 28 min.) / choreography, Johanna Boyce ; music, Richard Munson ; danced by Johanna Boyce and dancers. Cassette 2. Scenario for a limited nuclear war (ca. 19 min.) / choreography and performance, Myrna Packer and Art Bridgman ; music, the Crew Cuts, Bob B. Soxx and the Blue Jeans, Fats Domino, Elvis Presley ; source materials, Newsweek, New York Times, Boston Globe ; voices, Lesley Farlow, John Wilkins. Speech (ca. 11 min.) / by Michael Amon-Re, Eastern Regional Coordinator of Black United Front ; continued on cassette 3. Cassette 3. Continuation of speech by Michael Amon-Re (ca. 8 min.). Fission (1980) (ca. 27 min.) / conceived and performed by Eiko and Koma ; music, Andean folk.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8519Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6124 (former)
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopPolitics in artDancers -- Political activityNuclear disarmamentDanceKinscope (Choreographic work : Boyce)Scenario for a limited nuclear war (Choreographic work : Bridgman and Packer)
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance at Performance Space 122, New York, on June 6, 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: 3 videocassettes (123 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionPart of a series of events presented on June 3-6, 1982.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F903NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430943Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0f6a1570-8061-0135-37b6-0dcd80313c2d
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