White Oak Dance Project: Yale University Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1999-05-26

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White Oak Dance Project: Yale University Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1999-05-26
Additional title: Glacial decoy (Choreographic work : Brown)
Additional title: Dance with three drums and flute (Choreographic work : Bandō)
Additional title: Vessel (Choreographic work : O'Brien)
Additional title: Soft center (Choreographic work : Guerin)
Additional title: Argument (Choreographic work : Morris)
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)
Aedo, Raquel (Dancer)
Coates, Emily (Dancer)
Phuon, Emmanuèle (Dancer)
Salomons, Ruthlyn (Dancer)
Shields, Susan (Dancer)
Brown, Trisha, 1936- (Choreographer)
Bandō, Tamasaburō, V, 1950- (Choreographer)
O'Brien, Amy (Choreographer)
Guerin, Lucy (Choreographer)
Morris, Mark, 1956- (Choreographer)
Emmons, Beverly (Lighting designer)
Chybowski, Michael (Lighting designer)
Loquasto, Santo (Costume designer)
Prince, Liz, 1961- (Costume designer)
Kurtzman, Elizabeth (Costume designer)
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (Set designer)
Tousha, Rosen (Composer)
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)
White Oak Dance Project (Performer)

Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1999-05-26
Table of Contents
Glacial Decoy (Trisha Brown, choreographer; Beverly Emmons, lighting designer; Robert Rauschenberg, set designer) -- Dance with Three Drums and Flute (Tamasaburō Bandō, choreographer; Rosen Tousha, composer) -- Vessel (Amy O'Brien, choreographer; Santo Loquasto, costume designer; Frédéric Chopin, composer) -- Soft Center (Lucy Guerin, choreographer; Liz Prince, costume designer; Paul Hindemith, composer) -- The Argument (Mark Morris, choreographer; Michael Chybowski, lighting designer; Elizabeth Kurtzman, costume designer; Robert Schumann, composer)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 131
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-
White Oak Dance Project
Hindemith, Paul, 1895-1963. Trauermusik
Schumann, Robert, 1810-1856. Stücke im Volkston
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Title and date transcribed from videocassette label.
Content: Poor visual quality; long silent sequences, poor quality audio at end.
Content: Audio of stage manager and technical crew.
Creation/production credits: Tamasaburō Bandō, Trisha Brown, Lucy Guerin, Mark Morris, Amy O'Brien, choreographers; Michael Chybowski, Beverly Emmons, lighting designers; Elizabeth Kurtzman, Santo Loquasto, Liz Prince, costume designers; Robert Rauschenberg, set designer; Frédéric Chopin, Paul Hindemith, Robert Schumann, Rosen Tousha,composers.
Performers: Raquel Aedo, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Emily Coates, Emmanuèle Phuon, Ruthlyn Salomons, Susan Shields, dancers.
Venue: Recorded 1999 May 26. Yale University Theatre, New Haven, Connecticut.
Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (111 min.) : sound with silent sequences, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Technical direction of a White Oak Dance Project performance at Yale. Audio track is the dialogue between the stage manager and technicians as they execute audio, lighting, and curtain cues. Poor visual quality overall, audio quality fluctuates at the end. There are long sequences without dialogue.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20169123
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5a9eb410-e84f-0131-2810-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "White Oak Dance Project" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1999. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5b6acb00-e84f-0131-9ade-3c075448cc4b

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "White Oak Dance Project" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 3, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5b6acb00-e84f-0131-9ade-3c075448cc4b

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1999). White Oak Dance Project Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5b6acb00-e84f-0131-9ade-3c075448cc4b

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White Oak Dance Project