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PLATFORM 2015: DANCERS, BUILDINGS and PEOPLE in the STREETS, 2015 March 6

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Title
PLATFORM 2015: DANCERS, BUILDINGS and PEOPLE in the STREETS, 2015 March 6
Additional title: DANCERS, BUILDINGS and PEOPLE in the STREETS
Additional title: Dance Dialogues: Sterling Hyltin & Jodi Melnick, Sara Mearns & Rashaun Mitchell
Additional title: starts and fits, no middles no ends: 8 unfinished dance (Choreographic work)
Names
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
La Rocco, Claudia (Curator)
Hyltin, Sterling (Performer)
Hyltin, Sterling (Speaker)
Melnick, Jodi (Performer)
Mearns, Sara (Performer)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Performer)
Waring, James, 1922-1975 (Author of dialog)
Kent, Allegra (Author)
Banks, Azealia, 1991- (Composer)
Mullins, Carol (Lighting designer)
Richards, Peter (Videographer)
Lieff, Judy (Videographer)
Richards, Peter (Editor)
Nowhere Plains (Musical group) (Composer)
Peter Richards Video (Videographer)
St. Marks Church in-the-Bowery (New York, N.Y.) (Presenter)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.) (Presenter)
Collection

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2015-03-06
Place: New York, NY
Table of Contents
Entrance/Introduction (27 min.) / speakers, Lily Cohen (communications manager) Claudia La Rocco (Platform series curator). |||| starts and fits, no middles no ends: 8 unfinished dances (68 min.). Prologue: Death of a Poet or I would die for you etc, so on and so forth: beauty, lover, dracula, wrestler -- Jo/Sterling 7-ish minutes -- 4. chance dances/21 images / text by James Waring (Meaning in Dance, or Dance vs. Drama, Nights at the Tango Palace) -- sleepwalker session with multiple deaths / coaching by Sterling Hyltin (adapted in part from text by Allegra Kent) -- Cubic Zirconia and the Glamour Shadows / music, Nowhere Plains (Closer to you), and DJAO (Kitchen) -- The Wrong Thing / music, Azealia Banks.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4111
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: dance dialogues, Sterling Hyltin & Jodi Melnick, Sara Mearns & Rashaun Mitchell ; curated by Claudia La Rocco ; presented by Danspace Project.
Content: Widescreen.
Content: Title from opening video credits.
Funding: The recording of this work was made possible by the cooperation of STERLING HYLTIN & JODI MELNICK, SARA MEARNS & RASHAUN MITCHELL, DANSPACE PROJECT, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image, Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library.
Creation/production credits: Costumes, Reid Bartelme ; lighting designer, Carol Mullins ; video documentation, Peter Richards Video ; camera, Peter Richards (center, cover), Judy Lieff (angle, detail) ; editor, Peter Richards.
Performers: Performed by Sterling Hyltin, Jodi Melnick, Sara Mearns, Rashaun Mitchell.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at St. Marks Church in-the-Bowery, New York, N.Y., as part of Danspace Project, 2015 March 6.
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 assistance of the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts is gratefully acknowledged.
Funding: The Dance Division gratefully acknowledges the assistance of The Jerome Robbins Foundation.
Physical Description
Born digital
Extent: 1 video file (95 min.) : sound, color.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 963861897
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21122758
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 07757260-c0a8-0134-fb38-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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  • 2015: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "PLATFORM 2015: DANCERS, BUILDINGS and PEOPLE in the STREETS, 2015 March 6" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60d1e720-ef99-0133-42ad-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "PLATFORM 2015: DANCERS, BUILDINGS and PEOPLE in the STREETS, 2015 March 6" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60d1e720-ef99-0133-42ad-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2015). PLATFORM 2015: DANCERS, BUILDINGS and PEOPLE in the STREETS, 2015 March 6 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/60d1e720-ef99-0133-42ad-60f81dd2b63c

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PLATFORM 2015: DANCERS, BUILDINGS and PEOPLE in the STREETS, 2015 March 6