Martha Bowers Dance/Theatre/EtceteraAdditional title: Frames of reference (Choreographic work : Bowers)Additional title: Type dance (Choreographic work : Bowers)Additional title: Tango echo bravo Romeo November (Choreographic work : Bowers)
NamesBowers, Martha (Dancer)Bowers, Martha (Choreographer)Bowers, Martha (Speaker)Bowers, Martha (Designer)D'Elia, Mary. (Dancer)Oberstein, Donna (Speaker)Oberstein, Donna (Dancer)Dabney, Ronald (Dancer)Davis, Michael (Designer)Davis, Michael (Dancer)Rose, Mitchell (Speaker)Rose, Mitchell (Designer)Ferrucci, Frank (Composer)Lehrer, Scott (Speaker)Sandström, Phil. (Lighting designer)Mitchell, Denise (Costume designer)Anderson, Leroy, 1908-1975 (Composer)Baptista, Cyro (Musician)Kirschner, Jan (Author of dialog)Merola, GeannaDance/Theatre/EtceteraDance Theater WorkshopVideo D StudiosKraftwerk (Musical group)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1984
Table of ContentsReel 1 (49 min.): Frames of reference / music, Frank Ferrucci ; percussion, Cyro Baptista ; sound design, Scott Lehrer ; scenery, Martha Bowers with Mitchell Rose and Michael Davis ; slides, Geanna Merola ; costumes, Denise Mitchell ; prologue voices, Mitchell Rose, Donna Oberstein, Scott Lehrer, Martha Bowers. Cast: I, Door jam / performed by the company -- II, Your eyes / performed by Ron Dabney and Martha Bowers with Mary D'Elia and Donna Oberstein -- III, Open window / performed by Michael Davis, Mary D'Elia, and Donna Oberstein -- IV, Point well taken / performed by the company.Reel 2 (24 min.). Type dance (8 min.) / music, Leroy Anderson ; script, Jan Kirschner ; performed by Martha Bowers -- Tango echo bravo Romeo November (16 min.) / music, Frank Ferrucci, with additional music by Kraftwërk ; script adapted from the New York Times, United Nations publications, and Ruth Leger Sivard's World military and social expenditures ; scenery and costumes, Martha Bowers ; slides, Eros, U.S. Geological Survey ; performed by Martha Bowers, Ron Dabney, Mary D'Elia, and Donna Oberstein.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2616
TopicsDance Theater Workshop
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop during the Winter Events 1984 ; choreography by Martha Bowers.Creation/production credits: Lighting, Phil Sandström.Performers: Performed by Martha Bowers Dance/Theatre/Etcetera: Martha Bowers, Mary D'Elia, Ron Dabney, Donna Oberstein, and Michael Davis.Venue: Videotaped onstage by Video D Studios for the Dance/Video Access project at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, N.Y., as part of the Winter Events 1984, on Feb. 24, 1984.Funding: This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.System details: Streaming video.
Physical DescriptionElectronic resource2 streaming video files (NTSC) (73 min.)Sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175350Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 319eea00-6f26-0131-e90b-3c075448cc4b
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