Kathryn Posin Dance Company

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Kathryn Posin Dance Company
Posin, Kathy (Director)
Baker, Mathew (Dancer)
Chinn, Sandra (Dancer)
Cooney, David (Dancer)
Friedman, Nan (Dancer)
Joe, Jennifer (Dancer)
Rousseve, David (Dancer)
Kinsley, Dan (Lighting designer)
Glass, Philip (Composer)
Giannini, Christina (Costume designer)
Zorn, John, 1953- (Composer)
Adams, John, 1947- (Composer)
Van Tieghem, David (Composer)
Spiegel, Laurie, 1945- (Composer)
Chiment, Marie Anne (Costume designer)
Kathryn Posin dance company (Performer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1987
Table of Contents
Cassette 1. From the Hopi (1984) (ca. 24 min.) / music, Philip Glass ; costumes, A. Christina Giannini. Forgotten signals (1987) (ca. 18 min.) / music, Laurie Spiegel ; costumes, Marie Anne Chiment. Cassette 2. Hurts too much to stop (1987) (ca. 35 min.) / music, John Zorn, John Adams, David van Tieghem ; text, Kathryn Posin ; prop, Robert Tercek ; narrator, Kathryn Posin. The sections of the work are: Opening -- Bi-dance -- Firefly dance -- Homeless dance -- Sex dance -- Dancer dance -- Accident dance -- Happy ending dance.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8557
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6169 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Hurts too much to stop (Choreographic work : Posin)
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by Dance Theater Workshop] ; artistic direction and choreography by Kathryn Posin.
Content: Title from accompanying house program, location and date not identified, probably for a Los Angeles performance.
Performers: Danced by the Kathryn Posin Dance Company: Mathew Baker, Sandra Chinn, David Cooney, Nan Friedman, Jennifer Joe, David Rousseve.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on October 28, 1987, 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: 2 videocassettes (77 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430959
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b0a0cfc0-812d-0135-99f5-73634b7b9ee6
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

  • 1987: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kathryn Posin Dance Company" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1987. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b42888a5-6276-479d-91c2-9c4d6ef928c1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Kathryn Posin Dance Company" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 16, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b42888a5-6276-479d-91c2-9c4d6ef928c1

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1987). Kathryn Posin Dance Company Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b42888a5-6276-479d-91c2-9c4d6ef928c1

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Kathryn Posin Dance Company