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Pottenger, Marty (Creator)
Giovannetti, Tony (Lighting designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Pottenger, Marty (Performer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1990 (Approximate)
Table of Contents
Chalk line story -- Scott -- Dale and me -- The nail as big as the hammer as big as the house -- Round don't fit square -- Killer brick memorial wall -- End story.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4900
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5912 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Performance art
Construction stories (Choreographic work : Pottenger)
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop's Economy Tires Theater ; [created and performed by] Marty Pottenger.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on February 2, 1990, by Video D Studios.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (62 min.) : sound, color
Solo performance piece combining text and construction work.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13987398
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e3b8820-4b62-0133-fb7c-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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  • 1990: Issued
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The construction stories" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The construction stories" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 22, 2021.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990). The construction stories Retrieved from

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The construction stories