Homage to Edgar Allan Poe
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)May, Jim, 1944-Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 (Author)Reiser, H. Joseph (Composer)Martin, Rick (Designer)Cohn, Tamar (Costume designer)Weaver, Fritz, 1926-2016Henry, ValarieWard, Penny (Videographer)Sokolow, AnnaMahler, Gustav, 1860-1911 (Composer)Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)Anna Sokolow's Players Project (Company)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1993
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Program of dances: Alone. Music: Gustav Mahler (Symphony no. 5). -- Annabelle Lee. Music: Frédéric Chopin (Nocturne in E flat, Op. 9, no. 2). -- Solo. Music: Joseph Reiser. -- A dream within a dream. Music: Mahler (Symphony no. 5). -- The bells. Music: Mahler (Symphony no. 5). -- Homage. Music: Reiser.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2294Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3650 (former)
GenresFilmed dancetwo-dimensional moving image
NotesVideotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image by Penny Ward/Video at H. B. Playwrights Foundation Theater, New York, on March 23, 1993, with the assistance of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and New York State Council on the Arts. Presented by H. B. Playwrights Foundation, Inc.Conception/choreography: Anna Sokolow. Original music/sound recording and engineering: Joseph Reiser. Dramaturg: Valarie Henry. Scenery/lighting: Rick Martin. Costumes: Tamar Cohn.Performed by Anna Sokolow's Players' Project: Jim May with Charles Black, Brett de Hart, Stacy Forsyth, Mari Mar Gomez, Julie Jin, Rebecca Milburn, Lauren Naslund, Rafael Quiles, Egypt Reale, Russell Rottkamp, and Jon Shipley. Narrator: Fritz Weaver.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideo recordingsExtent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (40 min.) :sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY936030751-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174837Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 26f76960-7af7-0135-e01b-0498b7a860c6
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