Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam ; [and] LectureAdditional title: Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam (Choreographic work : Driver)Additional title: Grand duchesses laughing (Choreographic work : Driver)Additional title: Show (Choreographic work : Driver)
NamesDriver, Senta (Choreographer)Wickstrom, Randy (Dancer)Kelsall, Karen, 1962- (Dancer)Proctor, Jeremy (Dancer)Smith, Stefanie (Dancer)Gee, Renouard (Dancer)Diamond, Dennis (Videographer)Tabachnick, Ken (Lighting designer)Robinson, David Carl (Costume designer)Harry (Company) (Performer)Video D Studios (Videographer)Driver, Senta (Dancer)Driver, Senta (Costume designer)Driver, Senta (Commentator)
Senta Driver Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1989
Table of ContentsAvner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam (approx. 25 min.). Choreography: Senta Driver. Music: Russian folk choirs of the Voronezh, Urals and the Gnesins Music-Pedagogical Institute. Costumes: Senta Driver and David Carl Robinson. Lighting: Ken Tabachnick. Perf. by Randy Wickstrom and Karen Kelsall (Avner and Rena), Jeremy Proctor and Stefanie Smith (Bud and Roxie), Driver and Renouard Gee (Lillian and Sam). -- Question-and-answer period with Driver, members of Harry, and videographer Dennis Diamond. Driver discusses the origins of the name Harry; the creation of The grand duchesses laughing, which was inspired by the choreography of William Forsythe; and her concept of double fronts in choreographing her works. She and Diamond talk about their collaboration on the multi-media work Show.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8112Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3209 (former)
TopicsForsythe, William, 1949-
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesLectures
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, on November 10 (?), 1989, by Dennis Diamond/Video D Studios.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (57 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY926019894-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171922Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 169a3010-8503-0135-b495-51cadd4c2aa8
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