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The First Picture Show, 1999-08-09

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Additional title: David Gordon archive
Additional title: First picture show (Choreographic work : Gordon)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Author)
Gordon, Ain (Author)
Tesori, Jeanine (Composer)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Director)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Choreographer)
Brill, Robert (Set designer)
Dolan, Judith Anne (Costume designer)
Tipton, Jennifer (Lighting designer)
Hemphill, Garth (Sound designer)
Maleitzke, Peter (Musician)
Hartley, Jan (Designer)
Setterfield, Valda (Performer)
Apicella, John (Performer)
Byrd, Anne Gee (Performer)
Cheung, Cindy, 1970- (Performer)
Conry, Kathleen (Performer)
Fire, Norma (Performer)
Graham, Karen (Performer)
Greene, Ellen (Performer)
Lenney, Dinah (Performer)
Marks, Ken (Performer)
Pappas, Evan (Performer)
Sakata, Jeanne (Performer)
Sullivan, Michael Gene (Performer)
Waters, Harry, Jr (Performer)
American Conservatory Theater (Producer)
Mark Taper Forum (Los Angeles, Calif.) (Producer)
David Gordon/Pickup Company (Producer)

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1999-08-09
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3895
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by American Conservatory Theater and Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum in association with AT&T: OnStage.
Creation/production credits: Book and Lyrics by Ain Gordon and David Gordon ; Music by Jeanine Tesori ; Directed and Choreographed by David Gordon ; Associate Director Ain Gordon ; Scenery by Robert Brill ; Costumes by Judith Anne Dolan ; Lighting by Jennifer Tipton ; Sound by Garth Hemphill ; Musical Director/Performer Peter Maleitzke ; Projection Design by Jan Hartley ; Dramaturg, Corey Madden ; Casting by Meryl Lind Shaw, Stanley Soble, C.S.A., and James Calleri ; Hair and Makeup by Rick Echols ; Assistant to the Directors Karen Graham ; Associate Musical Director/Pianist Julie Homi ; Ray Gin, Stage Manager ; Michelle M. Trimble, Assistant Stage Manager ; Ed Fitzgerald, Production Advisor ; James Gibbs, Production Assistant ; Danielle S. Colburn, Intern ; Produced in association with the Pick Up Performance Company.
Performers: With Valda Setterfield, John Apicella, Anne Gee Byrd, Cindy Cheung, Kathleen Conry, Norma Fire, Karen Graham, Ellen Greene, Dinah Lenney, Ken Marks, Evan Pappas, Jeanne Sakata, Michael Gene Sullivan, Harry Waters Jr..
Venue: Recorded 1999 American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco, CA.
Acquisition: Gift; Pick Up Performance Co(s), David Gordon. 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (153 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 896188274
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20478028
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c6722b30-66ab-0132-acca-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1999: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The First Picture Show, 1999-08-09" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1999.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The First Picture Show, 1999-08-09" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 4, 2020.

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The First Picture Show, 1999-08-09