Uncivil Wars: Collaborating with Brecht & Eisler, 2007-12-21Additional title: David Gordon archiveAdditional title: Uncivil Wars (Choreographic work : Gordon)
NamesGordon, David, 1936- (Stage director)Gordon, David, 1936- (Choreographer)Gordon, David, 1936- (Editor)Feingold, Michael (Translator)Eisler, Hanns, 1898-1962 (Composer)Leishman, Gina (Musical director)Tipton, Jennifer (Lighting designer)Dissette, Alyce (Producer)Fitzgerald, Ed (Stage manager)Setterfield, Valda (Performer)Dornfeld, Autumn (Performer)LaVelle, Robert (Performer)Fire, Norma (Performer)Kelly, John, 1954- (Performer)Leishman, Gina (Performer)Lucci, Derek (Performer)Moss, Dean (Performer)Parsons, Estelle (Performer)David Gordon/Pickup Company (Performer)Kitchen Center for Video, Music, Dance, Performance, Film, and Literature (New York, N.Y.) (Presenter)
David Gordon Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2007-12-21
Table of ContentsReel 1 (83 min.). Uncivil Wars (beginning) -- Reel 2 (approximately 33 min.). Uncivil Wars (conclusion).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3920
TopicsBrecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956. Rundköpfe und die Spitzköpfe. EnglishDrama
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: directed, choreographed and edited by David Gordon; performed by Pick Up Performance Company ; presented by The Kitchen.Creation/production credits: Music by Hanns Eisler; Music Director: Gina Leishman; Media Director: Dean Moss; Lighting Designer: Jennifer Tipton; Produced by Alyce Dissette; Stage Manager: Ed Fitzgerald; Assistant Lighting Designer: Lily Pearlmutter; Wardrobe Assistant: Hebe Joy.Performers: Performers: Valda Setterfield (Bertolt Brecht/Judge), Autumn Dornfeld (Nana/Mrs. Callas/Isabella), Norma Fire (Tobacconist/Abbess/Mrs. Lopez/Lawyer); John Kelly (Vice Viceroy/Hat Knocker/Lopez), Robert LaVelle (Viceroy/Slumlord/Deguzman), Gina Leishman (Hanns Eisler), Derek Lucci (Callas/Hat Knocker/Nun), Dean Moss (Moving Man), Estelle Parsons (Madam/Mother Superior).Venue: Videotaped in performance at The Kitchen, New York, N.Y., 2007 December 21.Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co(s). 2014.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (miniDV) (116 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 898337295NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20499485Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 78206a80-9e7f-0132-e3e0-3c075448cc4b
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