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Jane Comfort Dance Company
Comfort, Jane, 1946- (Author)
Comfort, Jane, 1946- (Choreographer)
Comfort, Jane, 1946- (Dancer)
Alfaro, Nancy (Dancer)
Fialkow, Roy (Dancer)
Levitsky, Maria (Dancer)
Grimes, Errol (Dancer)
Langsner, Nancy (Dancer)
Gonzalez, Ching (Dancer)
Flowers, Roma (Lighting designer)
Williams, Brooks (Composer)
Hudacko, George (Costume designer)
Brown, Margaret Wise, 1910-1952 (Author)
Tetras, Bush (Composer)
Jane Comfort and Company (Dancer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1988
Table of Contents
Reel 1 (45 min.): Let's just settle back and think general thoughts (22 min.) / choreography/text, Jane Comfort ; music, Brooks Williams ; costumes, George Hudacko ; performed by Comfort, Nancy Alfaro, Roy Fialkow, Maria Levitsky, Errol Grimes, and Nancy Langsner -- Awake in the invisible room (23 min.) / choreography, Comfort ; music, Williams ; text, Margaret Wise Brown ; costumes, Hudacko ; performed by Ching Gonzalez, Alfaro, Comfort, Levitzky, and Grimes. Reel 2 (35 min.): Cliff's notes: Macbeth / choreography/staging, the company ; music, Bush Tetras ; text, William Shakespeare, Comfort, Cliff's Notes ; costume consultant, Hudacko ; performed by the company.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2646
Dance Theater Workshop
Awake in the invisible room (Choreographic work : Comfort)
Cliff's notes: Macbeth (Choreographic work : Comfort)
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: Presented by Dance Theater Workshop during the Winter Events 1988.
Content: Low-level stage lighting in some sections. For a recording taped in a special session, see: *MGZIDVD 5-2637.
Performers: Performed by the Jane Comfort Dance Company.
Venue: Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on March 4, 1988.
Funding: This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (80 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174930
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a0b470e0-6f29-0131-c3e3-3c075448cc4b
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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  • 1988: Issued
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jane Comfort Dance Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1988.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jane Comfort Dance Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2024.

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Jane Comfort Dance Company