Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, 2013 December 20Additional title: Chroma (Choreographic work : McGregor)Additional title: D-man in the waters (Choreographic work : Jones)Additional title: Lift (Choreographic work : Barton)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)McGregor, Wayne (Choreographer)White, Jack, 1975- (Composer)Talbot, Joby (Composer)Pawson, John, 1949- (Set designer)Junge, Mortiz, 1975- (Costume designer)Carter, Lucy, (Lighting designer) (Lighting designer)Vereecken, Antoine (Associated name)Jones, Bill T. (Choreographer)Wong, Janet (Restager)Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847 (Composer)Prince, Liz, 1961- (Costume designer)Taylor, Jon (Costume designer)Wierzel, Robert (Lighting designer)Barton, Aszure (Choreographer)Alsberry, Jonathan E. (Associated name)Briscoe, William (Associated name)Masten, Fritz (Costume designer)Brown, Burke (Lighting designer)Boykin, Hope (Dancer)Bozeman, Jeroboam (Dancer)Carmon, Sean A.Clark, Elisa (Dancer)Daley, Sarah (Dancer)DeVore, Ghrai (Dancer)Douthit, Antonio (Dancer)Boyd, Kirven J. (Dancer)Gardner, Renaldo (Dancer)Gilmore, Vernard J. (Dancer)Green, Jacqueline, (Dancer)Harder, Daniel (Dancer)Hopkins, Demetia (Dancer)Jakel, Megan (Dancer)Lebrun, Yannick (Dancer)Graf, Alicia J. (Dancer)McBride, Michael Francis (Dancer)McLaren, Rachael (Dancer)Parker, Akua Noni (Dancer)Pereyra, Belen (Dancer)Reed, Briana (Conservator)Roberts, Jamar (Dancer)Roberts, Samuel L. (Dancer)Robotham, KellySegawa, Kanji (Dancer)Sims, Glenn A. (Glenn Allen) (Consultant)Sims, Linda Celeste (Dancer)Terry, Jermaine (Dancer)Tesfagiorgis, Fana (Dancer)Willis, Marcus Jarrell (Dancer)Rushing, Matthew, 1973- (Dancer)Rushing, Matthew, 1973- (Director)Bernadi, François (Videographer)Bernadi, François (Editor)Weaver, Jonathan (Videographer)Chi, Michael (Videographer)New York City Center (Associated name)Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Performer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2013-12-20
Table of ContentsChroma (2006, Ailey premiere 2013) (25 min.) / choreography by Wayne McGregor ; music by Jack White and Joby Talbot ; set by John Pawson ; costumes by Moritz Junge ; lighting by Lucy Carter ; restaged by Antoine Vereecken ; danced by Sean A. Carmon, Antonio Douthit-Boyd, Kirven Douthit-Boyd, Vernard J. Gilmore, Yannick Lebrun, Alicia Graf Mack, Rachael McLaren, Akua Noni Parker, Jamar Roberts, Linda Celeste Sims.D-Man in the Waters (Part 1) (1989, Ailey premiere 2013) (17 min.) / choreography by Bill T. Jones ; restaged by Janet Wong ; music by Felix Mendelssohn ; costumes by Liz Prince ; costumes re-created for Ailey by Jon Taylor ; lighting by Robert Wierzel ; danced by Hope Boykin, Antonio Douthit-Boyd, Vernard J. Gilmore, Alicia Graf Mack, Michael Francis McBride, Rachael McLaren, Belen Pereyra, Jamar Roberts, Glenn Allen Sims.Lift (2013) (29 min.) / choreography by Aszure Barton ; choreographic assistance, Jonathan Emanuell Alsberry with William Briscoe ; original music by Curtis MacDonald ; costumes by Fritz Masten ; lighting by Burke Brown ; danced by The Company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2039
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: artistic director, Robert Battle.Content: Widescreen.Content: The Artists of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, members of the American Guild of Musical Artists AFL-CIO, have graciously donated their services for this very special project.Content: The New York Public Library expresses its appreciation to the following for their cooperation with the Dance Division porject: New York City Center, American Guild of Musical Artists (A.G.M.A.), and International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (I.A.T.S.E), Local One.Content: The recording of this work was made possible by the cooperation of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, New York City Center, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image, Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Video production, François Bernadi ; editor, François Bernadi ; camera operators, Jonathan Weaver, Michael Chin ; camera PA, Glenmore Legister.Performers: Danced by Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater: Hope Boykin, Jeroboam Bozeman, Sean A. Carmon, Elisa Clark, Sarah Daley, Ghrai DeVore, Antonio Douthit-Boyd, Kirven Douthit-Boyd, Renaldo Gardner, Vernard J. Gilmore, Jacqueline Green, Daniel Harder, Demetia Hopkins, Megan Jakel, Yannick Lebrun, Alicia Graf Mack, Michael Francis McBride, Rachael McLaren, Akua Noni Parker, Belen Pereyra, Briana Reed, Jamar Roberts, Samuel Lee Roberts, Kelly Robothan, Kanji Segawa, Glenn Allen Sims, Linda Celeste Sims, Jernaine Terry, Fana Tesfagiorgis, Marcus Jarrell Willis.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York City Center, New York, N.Y. on 2013 December 20.Funding: This archival recording is supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts. Art Works.Funding: This program 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 Dance Division gratefully acknowledges the assistance of The Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Physical DescriptionBorn digitalExtent: 1 video file (71 min.) : sound, color
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20282662Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 549a38c0-3149-0132-636d-3c075448cc4b
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