Geography ; [and] Metabolism

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Geography ; [and] Metabolism
Additional title: Metabolism
Fenley, Molissa (Choreographer)
Martins, Silvia (Dancer)
Mirviss, Scottie (Dancer)
Van Tieghem, David (Composer)
Pinciotti, Michael Rocco (Designer)
Sanborn, John (Director)
Perillo, Mary (Director)
Fellman, Sandi (Costume designer)
Danitz, Brian (Lighting designer)
Helias, Mark (Composer)
O'Hara, Robin (Producer)
KTCA-TV (Television station : Saint Paul, Minn.) (Broadcaster)
Fenley, Molissa (Dancer)

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1987
Table of Contents
Geography (ca. 13 min.) / recorded on location in New Mexico ; music, Mark Helias -- Metabolism (ca. 10 min.) / recorded at The Kitchen, New York ; music, David Van Tieghem ; art direction, Rocky Pinciotti.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8692
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3276 (former)
Televised dance
Televised performances
Television programs
Creation/production credits: KTCA-TV/Minneapolis-St. Paul ; series produced by John Schott ; executive producer, Melinda Ward ; [videodance] produced by Robin O'Hara ; [videodance] directed by John Sanborn and Mary Perillo ; choreography by Molissa Fenley.
Content: Program no. 304.
Creation/production credits: Costumes, Sandi Fellman ; lighting, Brian Danitz.
Performers: Performed by Molissa Fenley, Silvia Martins, and Scottie Mirviss.
Venue: Telecast on the Alive from Off-Center series.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (28 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Two videodances with prologue by Laurie Anderson.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926022841-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12172023
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c2e12680-8c00-0135-5c4b-008f8375a1de
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Geography ; [and] Metabolism" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Geography ; [and] Metabolism" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 21, 2024.

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Geography ; [and] Metabolism