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Title
The picture of Dorian Gray
Additional title: Picture of Dorian Gray (Choreographic work : Xoregos)
Names
Xoregos, 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)
Collection

Shela Xoregos Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1974
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 9738
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4434 (former)
Topics
Xoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.)
Stage adaptations
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 -- Adaptations
Genres
Filmed dance
Theatrical adaptations
Notes
Statement 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 Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (29 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Description
Studio rehearsal, in practice clothes, of a work combining dialogue, movement, and music. The dancers are photographed in costume before the piece begins.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F464
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176748
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f3add450-7a13-0135-e8d0-5150e8d9ee54
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1974: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The picture of Dorian Gray" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1974. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a7248864-52da-402a-9d09-30c67948d957

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The picture of Dorian Gray" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 19, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a7248864-52da-402a-9d09-30c67948d957

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1974). The picture of Dorian Gray Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a7248864-52da-402a-9d09-30c67948d957

Wikipedia Citation

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The picture of Dorian Gray