A remembrance of the life of Burt SupreeAdditional title: Waves (Choreographic work : Charlip)Additional title: Soft sell (Choreographic work : Renzi)Additional title: Vespers (Choreographic work : Dove)
NamesEkman, June (Speaker)Charlip, Remy (Author)Supree, Robert (Speaker)Larsen, Jonathan (Speaker)Sommer, Sally R (Speaker)Renzi, Marta (Choreographer)Jowitt, Deborah (Speaker)Kaplan, Shirley (Speaker)Greene, Jonnie (Speaker)Richards, Mary Caroline (Author)Dove, Ulysses (Speaker)Williams, Sheri (Dancer)Hickman-Matlock, Shonna (Dancer)Solomons, Gus, jr, 1940- (Speaker)Wilson, Laurie (Speaker)Hurlin, Dan (Speaker)Buckley, Timothy (Performer)Tyranny, Blue Gene, 1945- (Performer)Rouse, Mikel (Composer)Harrison, Lou, 1917-2003 (Composer)Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 (Composer)Wolff, Daniel J (Author)Renzi, Marta (Dancer)Charlip, Remy (Choreographer)Charlip, Remy (Performer)Dove, Ulysses (Dancer)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1992-06-03
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Cassette 1 (approx. 61 min.): Introduction by June Ekman. -- Waves. Choreographed, written, and performed by Remy Charlip. Music: Lou Harrison, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and a Russian liturgical singer. -- Speeches by Robert Supree (brother of Burt Supree), Jonathan Larsen (editor of the Village Voice), and Sally Sommer. -- I'm not very pretty [from Soft sell]. Choreography/performance: Marta Renzi. Text: Daniel Wolff. -- Speeches by Deborah Jowitt, Shirley Kaplan, Jonnie Greene, and M. C. Richards [message read by Ekman]. -- Vespers, Part 1: The visitation of the angel. Choreography: Ulysses Dove. Music: Mikel Rouse. Perf. by Sheri Williams and Shonna Hickman. Introduction by Dove. -- Speeches by Gus Solomons, Jr., Laurie Wilson, and Dan Hurlin. -- Cassette 2 (approx. 13 min.): Open response. -- Closure: [song] perf. by Timothy Buckley with "Blue" Gene Tyranny.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7686Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4016 (former)
TopicsSupree, BurtonMemorial service
GenresFilmed danceFilmed speechesFilmed performancesSpeeches
NotesVenue: Videotaped at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, on June 3, 1992.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVidoecassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (74 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionMemorial service for dance critic Burt Supree (1941-1992).
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY946030006-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175771Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c12ff0f0-7b9c-0135-79ec-04342e5bef68
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