The harlot's curse
NamesMarceau, Gigi (Performer)Lowe, Jane (Performer)Whitcomb, Mary (Performer)O'Brien, Mark (Performer)Wilde, Francesca (Performer)Chadwick, David (Performer)King, Emily (Performer)Routtu, Consuelo Jean (Performer)Sanders, Kyle (Performer)Humes, Thomas (Performer)Healy, Matthew (Performer)Yu, Cheng-Chieh (Performer)Brown, Lynn (Performer)Conboy, Timothy (Performer)Hoag, Brigid (Performer)Archer, Rodney (Author)Jones, Powell (Author)Cunningham, James (Director)Tarnay, Linda (Choreographer)Cervetti, Sergio (Composer)Payne-Carter, David (Performer)McGuire, Wallace (Set designer)Barrier, Andrea (Costume designer)Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)Video D Studios (Videographer)Archer, Rodney (Compiler)Jones, Powell (Compiler)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1990 (Approximate)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 4925Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5937 (former)
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopDrama
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop's Economy Tires Theater ; written and compiled by Rodney Archer and Powell Jones ; [stage] direction by James Cunningham ; choreography by Linda Tarnay ; music by Sergio Cervetti.Content: Accompanied by house program.Creation/production credits: Dramaturg, David Payne-Carter ; set, Wallace McGuire ; costume coordinator, Andrea Barrier ; lighting, Phil Sandström ; poem, William Blake (London).Performers: Gigi Marceau (Mary Kelly) ; Jane Lowe (narrator, Mrs. Berkley) ; Mary Whitcomb (narrator, midwife, lady reformer, cockney whore) ; Mark O'Brien (narrator, curate) ; Francesca Wilde (Nanny Spanks, Mary's mother, Mary's sister, whore) ; David Chadwick (Lord Asterisk) ; Emily King (Lady Asterisk) ; Consuelo Jean Routtu (Margaret Asterisk) ; Kyle Saunders (Irish surgeon, Mazeppa, bully-boy) ; Thomas Humes (Henry Mayhew, man in street and brothel) ; Matthew Healy (Dr. Acton, bully-boy, maiden's father) ; Tim Conboy (Punch, man in ballroom and brothel) ; Brigid Hoag (Judy, woman in ballroom and brothel) ; Cheng-Chieh Yu (Mazeppa [dancer], woman in ballroom and brothel) ; Lynn Brown (Mazeppa's horse, man in street and ballroom).Venue: Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on May 12, 1990, by Video D Studios.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (75 min.) : sound, color
DescriptionTheater piece depicting "the story of Mary Kelly, Jack-the-Ripper's last victim, murdered in the East End of London over a century ago."
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F74NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13987449Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): accf38b0-4b64-0133-8ba7-60f81dd2b63c
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