Get down!: Benefit for Performance Space 122Additional title: Force of circumstance (Choreographic work : Skaggs)Additional title: Cross body ride (Choreographic work : McMahon)Additional title: Barcarolle and nocturne (Choreographic work : Varone)Additional title: State of darkness (Choreographic work : Fenley)
NamesRussell, Mark, 1954- (Speaker)Tropicana, Carmelita (Host)Murrin, Tom (Performer)Skaggs, Sarah (Choreographer)Zambrano, David (Performer)Fleming, Donald (Performer)Varone, Doug (Choreographer)Hughes, Holly (Performer)Miller, Bebe (Choreographer)Leslie, David (Performance artist) (Performer)Fenley, Molissa (Choreographer)Yarden, Guy (Musician)Cochrane, Chris (Musician)Cartwright, George (Musician)Hoskin, Paul (Musician)Oleszko, Pat (Performer)Bush, Lisa (Choreographer)Hwang, Koosil-ja, 1960- (Dancer)Nieland, Charles (Composer)McMahon, Jeff (Director)Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)Ferri, David (Lighting designer)Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Perron, Wendy (Choreographer)Performance Space 122 (Event place)Ninth Street Theater (Company) (Performer)Bosho (Musical group) (Performer)Video D Studios (Videographer)
PS 122 Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1988-02-05
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Reel 1 (approx. 62 min.): [Music, stilt dancing, torch dance/juggling], perf. by Ninth Street Theater and Lam Street Band. -- [Comedy act], perf. by the Alien Comic (Tom Murrin). -- Force of circumstance, chor/perf. by Sarah Skaggs. -- Cross body ride [film]. Director/camera/editor: Jeff McMahon. Score: Charles Nieland. Perf. on film by David Zambrano and Donald Fleming. -- Nocturne in D flat major. Chor/perf: Doug Varone. Mus: Frédéric Chopin. -- [Performance piece], perf. by Holly Hughes. -- Reel 2 (approx. 61 min.): The hell dances: excerpt from a work-in-progress. Chor/perf: Bebe Miller. Mus: Saqqara Dogs. -- Raffle drawing, with Pat Oleszko in goose costume. -- The avant garde breaks into midtown [video of a performance at the Equitable Tower, New York, on October 1, 1987], perf. by David Leslie with kung fu artists from New York Wu Shu Academy. -- Speech by Mark Russell, executive director of Performance Space 122. -- State of darkness, chor/perf. by Molissa Fenley. Mus: Igor Stravinsky (The rite of spring). -- [Musical piece], perf. by Guy Yarden, Chris Cochrane, George Cartwright, and Paul Hoskin. -- Reel 3 (approx. 12 min.): [Don't tell us]: excerpt from a work-in-progress. Chor: Wendy Perron. Mus: Bosho [musical group]. Perf. by Lisa Bush and Kumiko Kimoto.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2812Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3718 (former)
TopicsBenefit performancesArts fund raisingPerformance artMusic -- United StatesDanceJugglersJuggling
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesMusic
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios for Dance Theater Workshop's Dance/Video Access project at Performance Space 122, New York, on February 5, 1988 (8 p.m.). Host: Carmelita Tropicana.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 3 videocassettes (U-matic) (135 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175188Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 33603d40-b2bd-0131-1394-3c075448cc4b
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