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Rieder, Don (Choreographer)
Dean, Valerie (Performer)
McGinley, Robert (Videographer)
Klauniada Movement Theatre (Performer)
Rieder, Don (Performer)
Rieder, Don (Author)
Rieder, Don (Composer)
Rieder, Don (Designer)

On the Boards Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1983
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7621
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-588 (former)
On the Boards (Organization)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped on March 18, 1983 by Robert McGinley and Sandra Eshleman at the Washington Hall Performance Gallery, Seattle during a performance festival presented by On the Boards.
Creation/production credits: Written by Don Rieder with Valerie Dean. Directed by Valerie Dean. Soundscore: Don Rieder. Puppet design: Nina Moser. Mask design: George Catalano. Sets: Don Rieder and Terry Simpson.
Performers: Performed by the Klauniada Movement Theatre. Cast: Don Rieder (Auguste; The storyteller); Valerie Dean (Thought figure; Puppeteer); puppet (Memory figure)
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (43 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
"Vrch" which means "Hill" in Czech is about the distortion of time, space, and desire that occurs in dreams.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY847039927-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160632
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 88bf8fe0-8125-0135-18d9-0c907f8e7ca1
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Vrch" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3ba4413-e6f0-460a-b6b7-ff19b841183f

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Vrch" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 20, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3ba4413-e6f0-460a-b6b7-ff19b841183f

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). Vrch Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b3ba4413-e6f0-460a-b6b7-ff19b841183f

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