NamesArcher, KenelDorisme, MyriamBaker, KentHiers, ShawnOrrin, DaleStreb, ElizabethChurchill, JeanFinkelstein, JoanYoshikami, TheodoraNeville, PhoebeMorris, Mark, 1956-Jarrett, Keith (Composer)Hudacko, George (Costume designer)Giannini, Christina (Costume designer)Thompson, Liz(Elizabeth Lauter)Yehle, William C (Lighting designer)Neree, Livie (Costume designer)Decilien, William (Designer)Carlos, Wendy (Composer)Wolf, RaymondDance Theater WorkshopChoreographers Showcase (Concert series)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1979
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Cassette 1: Kot loua koulev la (Where is the snake god?) (approx. 15 min.). Choreography: Kenel Archer. Scenery: William Decilien. Costumes: Livie Neree, Kenel Archer. Danced by Cynthia Graham, Marcia King, Martella Turner, Doreen Jones, Soverly Jones, Beatrice Montes, Daryl Allen, and Kenel Archer, with special guest Myriam Dorisme. Drummers: Steve Cahn, Marc Payne, Anathan Charles, Albert Louisjeunes. Haitian dance inspired by a ritual in honor of the snake god Damballa and Maître Agoue, god of the sea. -- Wintershape (approx. 19 min.). Choreography/costumes: Kent Baker. Music: Walter [Wendy] Carlos. Perf. by Baker, Shawn Hiers, and Dale Orrin. -- 7 min. 49 sec. (approx. 10 min.). Choreography/performance: Elizabeth Streb. -- Cassette 2: Treatment (approx. 10 min.). Choreography/performance: Jean Churchill. -- Journey to Ryoanji (approx. 14 min.). Choreography: Liz Thompson. Music: traditional Japanese. Costumes: Christina Giannini. Perf. by Joan Finkelstein, Theodora Yoshikami, and Phoebe Neville. -- Just a kite in the wind (approx. 5 min. Choreography: Raymond Wolf. Music: Keith Jarrett. Costumes: George Hudacko. Perf. by Mark Morris.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9537Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3426 (former)
TopicsDance Theater Workshop
Genrestwo-dimensional moving image
NotesVideotaped in performance at American Theatre Laboratory, New York, on June 5, 1979. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Choreographers Showcase series.Lighting: William C. Yehle.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) (73 min.) :sd., b&w.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY936001508-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174510Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b413ec90-7abe-0135-a40e-09b4ccadec93
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