GeographyAdditional title: GeographyAdditional title: Geography (Choreographic work : Lemon)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Lemon, RalphDiabaté, Djeli Moussa (Performer)Gervais, Djédjé Djédjé (Performer)Zou, Nai (Performer)Tchépoho, Goulei (Performer)Tapé, Zaoli Mabo (Performer)Funn, Carlos (Performer)Yao, Kouakou (Performer)Didier, Akpa Yves (Performer)Morris, Tracie (Author)López, Francisco, 1964- (Composer)Ward, Nari, 1963- (Designer)Prince, Liz, 1961- (Costume designer)Pressner, Stan (Designer)Novak, PeterProfeta, KatherineHolub, Johannes (Videographer)Holub, Jenny (Videographer)Ward, Penny (Videographer)Yale Repertory TheatreNew York Public Library. Dance Collection
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1997
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2435Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5578 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceVideo
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Yale Repertory Theatre ; conceived, choreographed and directed by Ralph Lemon.Accompanied by house program.Recording made possible by the cooperation of the artists of Geography, Yale Repertory Theatre, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Text, Tracie Morris ; soundscores, Francisco López, Paul D. Miller a.k.a. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid ; sensors, Paul D. Miller a.k.a. DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid, realized with Ralph Lemon ; sound design, Rob Gordon ; visual art, Nari Ward ; costumes, Liz Prince ; lighting, Stan Pressner ; production dramaturgy, Peter Novak and Katherine Profeta ; English/French interpretation, Orida Boukhezer-Diabaté.Performers: Performed by Djeli Moussa Diabaté (from Guinea/U.S.) ; Djédjé Djédjé, Nai Zou, Goulei Tchépoho, Zaoli Mabo Tapé (from Groupe Ki-Yi M'bock, artistic director Werewere Liking, Côte d'Ivoire) ; Akpa Yves Didier "James," Kouakou Yao "Angelo" (from Ensemble Koteba, artistic director Souleymane Koly, Côte d'Ivoire) ; Carlos Funn, Ralph Lemon (from U.S.).Performers: Live percussive music performed by Zaoli Mabo Tapé, Goulei Tchépoho, Djeli Moussa Diabaté, Carlos Funn.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, Conn., on November 4, 1997 ; video director, Johannes Holub ; camera, Jenny Holub, Penny Ward.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 2 streaming video files (NTSC) (97 min.) :sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY98-F532NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13645602Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24084c00-8a75-0135-4054-79684f493af3
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