The Mysteries and What's So Funny?, 1991 September 20Additional title: David Gordon archiveAdditional title: Mysteries and what's so funny? (Choreographic work : Gordon)
NamesGlass, Philip (composer.)Gordon, David, 1936- (author.)Gordon, David, 1936- (stage director.)Bode, Benjamin (performer.)Kandel, Karen (performer.)Setterfield, Valda (performer.)Fire, Norma (performer.)Hoffman, Jane, 1911-2004 (performer.)Johnson, Alan, 1959- (performer.)Cunningham, Scott (performer.)Pashalinski, Lola (performer.)Graham, Karen (performer.)Moss, Dean (performer.)Playten, Alice (performer.)Crosby, Kim, 1960- (performer.)Walker, Jonathan (performer.)Seamon, Edward (performer.)Johnson, Alan, 1959- (director.)Kotlowitz, Dan (lighting designer.)Meschter, David (sound designer.)Wheeler, Jedediah (producer.)Grooms, Red (design.)Benjamin, Peter (videographer.)Peter Benjamin Productions (videographer.)David Gordon/Pickup Company (performer.)American Repertory Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.) (presenter.)
David Gordon Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 19910920Other Date: 1991.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3871
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageFilmed danceFilmed performancesVideoDance
NotesStatement of responsibility: Written and Directed by David Gordon ; Music by Philip Glass ; Visual Design by Red Grooms ; presented by American Repertory Theatre.Title taken from video credits.Title on original: The American Repertory Theatre presents: The Mysteries and What's So Funny?Creation/production credits: Produced in association with: David Gordon/Pick Up Performance Company, Inc.Creation/production credits: Produced by Jedediah Wheeler; Music Director, Alan Johnson; Lighting Designer, Dan Kotlowitz; Sound Designer, David Meschter; videotape cameraman, Peter Benjamin (Peter Benjamin Productions).Performers: Cast: Benjamin Bode (Young Sam), Scott Cunningham (Anger I), Karen Evans-Kandel (Anger II), Norma Fire (Detective, Only Oldest Child), Karen Graham (Young Rose), Jane Hoffman (Fanny), Alan Johnson (Pianist), Dean Moss (Young Artist), Lola Pashalinski (Old Rose), Alice Playten (Actor, Grandfather, Father, etc.), Valda Setterfield (Marcel Duchamp), Kim Crosby Westenberg (Mrs. Him), Jonathan Walker (Mr. Him), Edward Seamon (Old Sam).Venue: Videotaped in performance at American Repertory Theatre, Cambridge, Mass. on 1991 September 20.Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co., 2014.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (102 min.) : sound, color.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 894587385NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20471976Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 82766270-66aa-0132-21d2-3c075448cc4b
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