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Jane Comfort
Comfort, Jane, 1946- (Choreographer)
Mouton, Donald (Dancer)
Thomson, David (Dancer)
Burnside, Chris (Dancer)
Almeida, Adelia Ramos de (Dancer)
Papoulis, Ann (Dancer)
Callaghan, Karen (Dancer)
Bueno, Maneco (Dancer)
Creach, Terry (Dancer)
Lee, Auchee (Composer)
Barrajanos, Daniel (Musician)
Feldman, David (Lighting designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1982 - 1983
Table of Contents
Incorrect translations [excerpts] (ca. 12 min.) / recorded in November 1982 ; performed by Maneco Bueno, Chris Burnside, Karen Callaghan, Jane Comfort, Terry Creach, Mary Forlenza, and Ann Papoulis. Artificial horizon [excerpts] (ca. 24 min.) / recorded in November 1983 ; dance solos in Part III choreographed by the dancers ; foreign language texts translated, constructed and reconstructed by the performers ; performed by Donald Mouton, Jane Comfort, David Thomson, Chris Burnside, Adelia de Almeida, Ann Papoulis, Karen Callaghan, Maneco Bueno ; musicians: Auchee Lee, Daniel Barrajanos.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8522
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6127 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Incorrect translations (Choreographic work : Comfort)
Artificial horizon (Choreographic work : Comfort)
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by Dance Theater Workshop] ; choreography and text by Jane Comfort ; music by Auchee Lee.
Content: For a complete recording of Incorrect translations, see: *MGZIA 4-218. For a complete recording of Artificial horizon, see: *MGZIC 9-6120.
Venue: Videotaped onstage at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, by Video D Studios.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (36 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430945
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57d9d310-8062-0135-44c7-04951df5b5e8
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1982: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jane Comfort" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982 - 1983.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Jane Comfort" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 2, 2024.

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Jane Comfort