The watchers

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The watchers
Kraus, Lisa (Choreographer)
Finkel, Amy (Dancer)
Nelson, Jeremy (Dancer)
Byrne, David, 1952- (Composer)
Eno, Brian, 1948- (Composer)
Hagen, John Milton, 1892-1977 (Composer)
Becker, Frances (Videographer)
Margonelli, Peter (Videographer)
Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Talking Heads (Musical group) (Contributor)
Kraus, Lisa (Videographer)
Kraus, Lisa (Dancer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1984
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2577
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1064 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Watchers (Choreographic work : Kraus)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Subtitle: Made for TV. Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on November 19, 1984.
Statement of responsibility: Presented by Dance Theater Workshop during the Fall Events 1984.
Statement of responsibility: Choreography: Lisa Kraus. Music: John Hagen, David Byrne, Brian Eno and the Talking Heads. Video: Lisa Kraus and Frances Becker. Night sequence video: Peter Margonelli. Lighting: Phil Sandström.
Performers: Performed by Lisa Kraus and Dancers: Amy Finkel, Lisa Kraus, and Jeremy Nelson.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (53 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166667
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 41d5dc80-b2c3-0131-40b2-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

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  • 1984: Issued
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The watchers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The watchers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 13, 2022.

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The watchers