Silent Movie, 1996-07-30

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Silent Movie, 1996-07-30
Additional title: David Gordon archive
Additional title: First picture show (Theater piece : Gordon, A. and Gordon, D.)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Author)
Gordon, Ain (Author)
Glass, Philip (Composer)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Choreographer)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Director)
Setterfield, Valda (Performer)
Cunningham, Scott (Performer)
Graham, Karen (Performer)
Curtis, Jeff (Performer)
Holloman, Merle (Performer)
Louisy, Lennard (Performer)
Perron, Sarah (Performer)
Tyler, Ed (Performer)
Weeks, Edisa (Performer)
Pick Up Performance Co (Producer)
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival (Associated name)

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1996-07-30
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3888
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: presented by Pick Up Performance Company.
Biographical/historical: Silent Movie became Who's Anne First, which became The First Picture Show.
Creation/production credits: Silent Movie (a project in development written by David Gordon and Ain Gordon) ; Music for Silent Movie: Philip Glass ; Assistant to the Choreographer: Chuck Finlon ; Production Stage Manager: Ed Fitzgerald ; Choreographer/Director: David Gordon ; Presented by Pick Up Performance Company: David Gordon, Director ; Ain Gordon, Associate Director.
Performers: With Valda Setterfield, Scott Cunningham, Karen Graham, Jeff Curtis, Merle Holloman, Lennard Louisy, Sarah Perron, Ed Tyler, Edisa Weeks.
Venue: Recorded July 30, 1996 Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Inside/Out, Doris Duke Studio Theatre, Becket, MA.
Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (53 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 895674794
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20477158
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7b092810-66ab-0132-059f-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Silent Movie, 1996-07-30" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1996.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Silent Movie, 1996-07-30" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2022.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1996). Silent Movie, 1996-07-30 Retrieved from

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Silent Movie, 1996-07-30