The picture of Dorian GrayAdditional title: Picture of Dorian Gray (Choreographic work : Xoregos)
NamesXoregos, Shela (Commentator)Musagetes, Glenn-Charles (Dancer)Wilson, Paul (Dancer)Nightingale, Stephanie (Dancer)Fenster, Nancy (Dancer)Chiang, Ching, dancer (Dancer)Berg, Christopher, 1949- (Instrumentalist)Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 (Author)Cahn, Leonard, 1914- (Adapter)Ostwald, David, 1943- (Director)Giteck, Janice, 1946- (Composer)Cate, Regina (Costume designer)Whalen, Richard (Designer)Xoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.) (Performer)
Shela Xoregos Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1974
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9738Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4434 (former)
TopicsXoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.)Stage adaptationsWilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 -- Adaptations
GenresFilmed danceTheatrical adaptationsFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: adapted by Leonard Cahn from the novel by Oscar Wilde ; directed by David Ostwald ; choreography by Shela Xoregos ; music by Janice Giteck.Citation/reference: Title provided by Shela Xoregos.Creation/production credits: Script and music commissioned by Xoregos Performing Company ; set-piece, Richard Whalen ; costumes, Regina Cate.Performers: Performed by the Xoregos Performing Company: Glenn-Charles Musagetes, Paul Wilson, Nancy Fenster, Guy Ghirardelli Hastedt, Carl Hansen, Stephanie Nightingale, Chiang Ching, and others.Performers: Musicians: Margery Tede (singer) and Christopher Berg (pianist).Performers: Introduced by Shela Xoregos.Venue: Videotaped at the Attic Studio, San Francisco, California, in 1974.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (29 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionStudio rehearsal, in practice clothes, of a work combining dialogue, movement, and music. The dancers are photographed in costume before the piece begins.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F464NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176748Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3add450-7a13-0135-e8d0-5150e8d9ee54
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