Seán Curran Company, 2013 February 2Additional title: Fireweather (Choreographic work : Curran)Additional title: Left Exit (Choreographic work : Curran)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Curran, Sean (Artistic director)Curran, Sean (Choreographer)Curran, Sean (Dancer)Wuorinen, Charles (Composer)Doran, Joe (Lighting designer)Randall, Mark (Set designer)Doyle, Kathleen (Costume designer)Begin, Jerome (Composer)Bullard, Christina (Costume designer)Richards, Peter (Videographer)Bronz, Ryan (Videographer)Richards, Peter (Editor)Arends, Rebecca (Dancer)Brown, Dwayne (Dancer)Brown, Winston Dynamite (Dancer)Coker, Elizabeth, (Dancer) (Dancer)Gonsier, David (Dancer)Gonzalez, Michael D (Dancer)Richman, Michael, (Dancer) (Dancer)Robson, Christina Jane (Dancer)Rutkowski, Shane Dennis (Dancer)Song-Begin, Jin Ju (Dancer)White, Aaron R (Dancer)Left Hand Path Ensemble (Musician)Seán Curran Company (Performer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2013-02-02
Table of ContentsFireweather (Premiere) (28 min.) / choreography, Seán Curran ; music, Charles Wuorinen (The Mission of Virgil) ; lighting design, Joe Doran ; visual design, Mark Randall ; costume design, Kathleen Doyle ; dancers, Rebecca Arends, Dwayne Brown, Winston Dynamite Brown, Elizabeth Coker, David Gonsier, Michael D. Gonzalez, Michael Richman, Christina Jane Robson, Shane Dennis Rutkowski, Jin Ju Song-Begin, Aaron R. White.Left Exit (Faith, Doubt, and Reason) (New York Premiere) (53 min.) / choreography, Seán Curran in collaboration with the dancers ; original score, Jerome Begin ; recorded by The Left Hand Path Ensemble ; recorded text includes the voices and ideas of Cornell West, Judith Butler, Sunaura Taylor (audio excerpted from the film, Examined Life, by Astra Taylor), Jonathan Miller and Denys Turner (audio excerpted from, The Atheism Tapes) ; lighting design, Joe Doran ; costume design, Christina Bullard ; dancers, Rebecca Arends, Winston Dynamite Brown, Elizabeth Coker, Seán Curran, David Gonsier, Michael D. Gonzalez, Michael Richman, Christina Jane Robson, Shane Dennis Rutkowski, Jin Ju Song-Begin, Aaron R. White.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1325
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: artistic director, Seán Curran.Content: Widescreen.Content: The recording of this work was made possible by the cooperation of Seán Curran Company, The Joyce Theater, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image, Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Associate artistic director, Elizabeth Coker ; lighting designer & technical director, Joe Doran ; visual designer, Mark Randall ; company manager, Michael Laskaris ; video production, Peter Richards Video ; camera, Peter Richards, Ryan Bronz ; editor, Peter Richards.Performers: Danced by Seán Curran Company: Rebecca Arends, Winston Dynamite Brown, Elizabeth Coker, David Gonsier, Michael D. Gonzalez, Michael Richman, Christina Jane Robson, Shane Dennis Rutkowski, Jin Ju Song-Begin, Aaron R. White ; apprentices, Joey Kipp, Brittany Testone.Venue: Videotaped in performance at The Joyce Theater, New York, N.Y. on 2013 February 2.Funding: This recording is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.Funding: The assistance of the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts is gratefully acknowledged.Funding: The Dance Division gratefully acknowledges the assistance of The Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Physical DescriptionBorn digitalExtent: 1 video file (81 min.) : sound, color
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 914233486NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20739095Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 461a0540-4aaa-0133-f368-60f81dd2b63c
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