Moonways and dark tides [and] [Korus]Additional title: Moonways and dark tides (Choreographic work : Lang)Additional title: Korus (Choreographic work : Lang)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Lang, Pearl, 1921-2009 (Choreographer)Lang, Pearl, 1921-2009 (Commentator)Lang, Pearl, 1921-2009 (Performer)Lerner, Raissa (Dancer)Chou, Chao-hui (Dancer)Takemitsu, Tōru (Composer)Prodromidès, Jean (Composer)Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 (Author)Ward, Penny (Videographer)Pearl Lang and Company (Performer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990-07-05
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Moonways and dark tides (approx. 32 min.). Music: Toru Takemitsu. Cast: Prologue: The Company; Full moon and moon set: Women of the Company; Blinded by a moonless night: The Company; Promise of the crescent moon: Chao-hui Chou; Half moon over the waters: Raissa Lerner and the men of the Company; Full moon-set: Lerner and the Company. -- [Korus] (approx. 21 min.). Work in progress, untitled at time of recording. Music: Jean Prodromidès. Text: T.S. Eliot. Performed by Lang (speaking chorus), the women of the Company (movement chorus), and the men of the Company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2232Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2306 (former)
TopicsRehearsals92nd Street Y (New York, N.Y.). Harkness Dance Center
NotesVenue: Videotaped for the Jerome Robbins Archive in open rehearsal at Buttenweiser Hall, the 92nd Street YMHA, New York, on July 5, 1990, by Penny Ward/Video, with the assistance of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts.Creation/production credits: Performed by the Pearl Lang Dance Theater: Elizabeth Auclair, Ian Betts, Chao-hui Chou, Michael Donaghy, Silvana Eder, William Elias, Adria Ferrali, Gregory Hofer, Noreen Pietri, Anna Shoub, Yasushi Tanaka, Anne Tobias, and Constantine Torlidakis, with guest artist Raissa Lerner. Each dance is introduced by Pearl Lang.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (53 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY906051468-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12169568Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 54bdfe90-4b52-0133-9981-60f81dd2b63c
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