Ton of Led and other worksAdditional title: Guilt (Choreographic work : Brenner)Additional title: Layers (Choreographic work : Brenner)Additional title: Uzu Maki (Choreographic work : Brenner)Additional title: Ton of Led (Choreographic work : Brenner)
NamesBrenner, Janis (Choreographer)Brenner, Janis (Dancer)Brenner, Janis (Costume designer)Brenner, Janis (Set designer)Reynolds, Barry, vocalist (Composer)Faithfull, Marianne (Composer)Dvořák, Antonín, 1841-1904 (Composer)Aubry, René (Composer)Flinn, Lewis (Composer)Dennis, Paul (Dancer)Echo, Jill (Dancer)Flink, Carl (Dancer)Hellman, Sherri (Dancer)Shayler, Laurie (Dancer)Siegal, Richard (Dancer)Yannatos, Kalya (Dancer)Taketa, Edward Akio (Dancer)Taketa, Edward Akio (Choreographer)Torikai, Ushio, 1952- (Composer)Anderson, Rebecca (Dancer)Heginbotham, John (Dancer)Josepher, Naomi (Dancer)Bogard, Mitchell (Lighting designer)Led Zeppelin (Musical group) (Composer)Video D Studios (Videographer)Dance Theater Workshop (Presenter)
Janis Brenner Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1994-06
Table of ContentsReel 1 (30 min.). Guilt (1985) (6 min.) / choreography and performance by Janis Brenner ; music, Marianne Faithfull/Reynolds ; set design, Janis Brenner -- Layers (1992) (24 min.) / choreography by Janis Brenner ; music, Anton Dvorák (adagio from String Quartet, no. 13; Chilingirian Quartet), Rene Aubry (Priere from Steepe), Lewis Flinn (original, commissioned score) ; costume design, Janis Brenner ; dancers, Janis Brenner, Paul Dennis, Jill Echo, Carl Flink, Sherri Hellman, Laurie Shayler, Richard Siegal and Kalya Yannatos.Reel 2 (41 min.). Uzu Maki (New York Premiere) (17 min.) / conceived and choreographed by Janis Brenner and Edward Akio Taketa ; music, Ushio, Dvorak, Rene Aubry ; costume design, Janis Brenner and Edward Akio Taketa ; costume construction, Anne McLeod Koletzke ; scroll painting, Jackie Battenfield ; dancer, Edward Akio Taketa -- Ton of Led (New York Premiere) (24 min.) / choreography by Janis Brenner ; music, Led Zeppelin ; text collage, Janis Brenner (assembled from Bush administration quotes, 1992 and television excerpts, 1968) ; costume design, Janis Brenner & Dancers ; dancers, Rebecca Anderson, Janis Brenner, Jill Echo, Carl Flink, John Heginbotham, Sherri Hellman, Naomi Josepher, Laurie Shayler and Richard Siegal.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-6933
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreographed by Janis Brenner ; performed by Janis Brenner & Dancers.Content: Performance dates for Ton of Led and other works, June 15-18 at 8 pm.Creation/production credits: Lighting design by Mitchell Bogard.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, N.Y. 1994 June.Original version: Original format: 1 videodisc (DVD) ; 4 3/4 in.Acquisition: Gift; Janis Brenner; 2012.
Physical DescriptionVideodiscExtent: 1 videodisc (DVD) (71 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20012441Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 506d6800-6f22-0131-e045-3c075448cc4b
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