Lords of Persia ; Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc.: ExcerptAdditional title: Lords of Persia (Choreographic work : Hawkins)Additional title: Parson Weems and the cherry tree (Choreographic work : Hawkins)
NamesHawkins, Erick (Donor)Hawkins, Erick (Choreographer)Howard, Randy (Dancer)Andresen, Douglas (Dancer)Nazor, Craig (Dancer)Duranceau, Jesse (Dancer)Reynolds, Cynthia (Dancer)Terry, Cori (Dancer)Ward, Cathy (Dancer)Dlugoszewski, Lucia, 1931-2000 (Composer)Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989 (Composer)Lee, Ralph (Costume designer)Lee, Ralph (Designer)Dorazio, Ralph (Designer)Sais, Ray (Designer)Boros, Frank (Designer)Engstrom, Robert (Lighting designer)Erick Hawkins Dance Company (Performer)Hawkins, Erick (Scenarist)Hawkins, Erick (Dancer)
Erick Hawkins Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1978-04-29Place: New York, NY
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Lords of Persia (approx. 17 min.). Music: Lucia Dlugoszewski. Scenery and polo sticks: Ralph Dorazio. Costumes: Ralph Lee. Danced by Rand Howard, Douglas Andresen, Craig Nazor, and Jesse Duranceau. - Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc.: Excerpt (approx. 16 min.). Music: Virgil Thomson. Scenario: Erick Hawkins. Designs: Ralph Dorazio, Ray Sais, Frank Boros, and Ralph Lee. Danced by Nazor (Parson Weems), Howard (George Washington), Erick Hawkins (Clown, his angel), Cynthia Reynolds (Martha Washington), Cori Terry (Molly Pitcher), and Cathy Ward (Flag). Tape ends in the middle of section ix, Hard times at Valley Forge.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7190 ; *MGZIC 9-1940 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance at the Roundabout/Stage One Theater, New York, on April 29, 1978. Performers: Danced by members of the Erick Hawkins Dance Company.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.Content: The performance of Parson Weems is concluded on: *MGZIC 9-1942 Parson Weems and the cherry tree, etc.: Excerpt [and] Greek dreams, with flute: Excerpt.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (33 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY916028182-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170064Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7315d0e0-335b-0135-db21-55d87747d28f
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