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Aristophanes in Birdonia, 2006-01-15
Additional title: David Gordon archive
Additional title: Aristophanes in Birdonia (Choreographic work : Gordon)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Director)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Choreographer)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Designer)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Adapter)
Tipton, Jennifer (Lighting designer)
Dissette, Alyce (Producer)
Setterfield, Valda (Performer)
Graham, Karen (Performer)
Fire, Norma (Performer)
Marks, Ken (Performer)
Lucci, Derek (Performer)
Bokaer, Jonah (Performer)
Johnson, Sam (British designer, contemporary) (Performer)
Williamson, Kevin (Performer)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.) (Producer)
David Gordon/Pickup Company (Producer)

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2006-01-15
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3914
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: presented by Danspace Project, a Pick Up Performance Co(s.) production.
Creation/production credits: Based on The Birds, a comedy by Aristophanes ; rewritten/designed/directed/choreographed by David Gordon ; Lighting by Jennifer Tipton ; Produced by Alyce Dissette ; Stage Manager, Ed Fitzgerald ; Production Manager, J. Ryan Graves ; Technical Director for Danspace, Amanda Ringger ; A Pick Up Performance Co(s.) Production ; Presented by Danspace Project.
Performers: With Valda Setterfield as Aristophanes ; Ver-wren-ica, leader of the Greek Bird Chorus, Karen Graham ; Hoopoe the Epops, Queen of the Birds, Norma Fire ; Ollie, Ken Marks ; Stan, Derek Lucci ; Bird Chorus, Jonah Bokaer, Sam Johnson, Kevin Williamson.
Venue: Recorded January 15, 2006 Danspace Project, St. Mark's Church, New York, NY.
Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (DVCam64) (67 min.) : sound, color ; 1/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 896411848
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20478248
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 817a8a00-66ac-0132-0b9c-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

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  • 2006: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Aristophanes in Birdonia, 2006-01-15" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2006.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Aristophanes in Birdonia, 2006-01-15" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 4, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2006). Aristophanes in Birdonia, 2006-01-15 Retrieved from

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Aristophanes in Birdonia, 2006-01-15