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The ballad of Avant-Garde-Arama

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Title
The ballad of Avant-Garde-Arama
Names
Kaniecki, Michael (Host)
Zippi, Daniel (Host)
Wexler, Susan (Dancer)
Bullet, Silvia (Singer)
Mason, Keith Antar (Performer)
Allison, Nancy (Dancer)
Baker, Margaret (Performer)
Ingravallo, Diviana (Performer)
Richards, Peter (Videographer)
Avant-Garde-Arama (Associated name)
Performance Space 122 (Presenter)
Character Generators/Video (Videographer)
Collection

PS 122 Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989-11-11
Table of Contents
1 (ca. 53 min). [Dance solo] / performed by Susan Wexler -- [Songs] / performed by Silvia Bullet -- [Performance art work] / performed by Keith Antar Mason -- [Dance solo] / performed by Nancy Allison -- 2 (ca. 60 min.). Plastic people [excerpt] / performed by Margaret Baker -- 42nd Street. 40-second performances by volunteers from the audience -- Looking for my ego / performed by Diviana [Ingravallo] -- [Songs] / performed by Washboard Jungle.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8326
Topics
Performance art
Avant-garde (Music)
Avant-Garde-Arama
Genres
Filmed dance
Music
Filmed performances
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Performance Space 122, New York, on November 11, 1989, by Character Generators/Video, cameraperson, Peter Richards.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (114 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Program of avant-garde dance, music, and performance art, interspersed with songs performed by the hosts.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY94-F236
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175614
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f492ec30-8bed-0138-b77d-0bd1a7fc834e
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1989: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The ballad of Avant-Garde-Arama" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3966d59-b9e0-4514-a011-e08010e7ce69

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The ballad of Avant-Garde-Arama" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3966d59-b9e0-4514-a011-e08010e7ce69

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). The ballad of Avant-Garde-Arama Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3966d59-b9e0-4514-a011-e08010e7ce69

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The ballad of Avant-Garde-Arama