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Charlie Vernon and Dancers
Vernon, Charlie (Choreographer)
Bartoszek, Jan (Dancer)
Folino, Franklin (Dancer)
Martini, Philip (Dancer)
Nawn, John (Dancer)
Thacker, Sharon (Dancer)
Woodbury, Richard (Dancer)
Lee, Peggy, 1920-2002 (Singer)
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 (Author)
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)
Simon, Fred (Composer)
Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)
Reimer, Marjie (Costume designer)
Charlie Vernon and Dancers (Company) (Costume designer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Vernon, Charlie (Dancer)
Vernon, Charlie (Costume designer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1981
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Snowy evening variations [no titles on frame] (approx. 24 min.). Score conception and composition: Charlie Vernon. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky ("Overture" and "Coffee" from The nutcracker). Text: Robert Frost ("Stopping by woods on a snowy evening"). Danced by Bartoszek and Vernon. Score perf. by Fern T. Bogot, Liz Horan, Marybeth Schroeder, Charlie Vernon. -- Five & dime (approx. 17 min.). Music: Chad and Jeremy ("Summer song") and Fred Simon. Text: Vernon and Marybeth Schroeder. Perf. by Thacker (Donna Draper) and Vernon (Wayne Wetzel). Narrator: Marybeth Schroeder. -- Social dances (approx. 11 min.). Music: "The game of love," perf. by Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders; "Is that all there is?", perf. by Peggy Lee; and "If I ruled the world," perf. by Tony Bennett. Danced by Bartoszek, Vernon, and the company.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4773
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3849 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Program title: The seasons. Videotaped onstage by Video D Studios for the Dance/Video Access project at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, in August 1981. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop during the fourth season of The Out-of-Towners series.
Statement of responsibility: Conception/choreography: Charlie Vernon. Costumes: Marjie Reimer and Charlie Vernon. Lighting: Phil Sandström.
Performers: Performed by Charlie Vernon and Dancers: Jan Bartoszek, Franklyn Folino, Phil Martini, John Nawn, Sharon Thacker, and Richard Woodbury.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (53 min.) : sound, color
Edited footage (combining wide and close shots) of three works from the program. For the complete program (wide shot), including a fourth work, That fall, see: *MGZIA 4-131 Charlie Vernon and Dancers. For close shots of Snowy evening variations and Five and dime, see: *MGZIC 9-3850 Charlie Vernon and Dancers.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946016133-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175726
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 45760090-4b5a-0133-8389-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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  • 1981: Issued
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Charlie Vernon and Dancers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981.

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Charlie Vernon and Dancers