Fierce love, stories from black gay life
NamesBranner, Bernard (Choreographer)Freeman, Brian, 1955- (Director)Freeman, Brian, 1955- (Author)Freeman, Brian, 1955- (Performer)Gupton, Eric (Composer)Rodriguez, Eugene (Costume designer)Belcher, Jonathan (Lighting designer)Prevor, Beth (Contributor)Feyne, Stephanie (Director)Pomo Afro Homos (Author)Dance Theater Workshop (Presenter)National Performance Network (Presenter)Hands On (Organization) (Producer)Video D Studios (Videographer)Branner, Bernard (Performer)
Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-10-31
Table of ContentsOrder of scenes: We are -- Men on men -- I don't want to hear it -- The visitation -- Sad young man -- Red bandanas -- Good hands -- Just us club -- Black like me -- For Jimmy (from James Baldwin, Just above my head) -- Silently into the night -- Towards a black queer rhythm nation -- We are (reprise).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8430
TopicsDance Theater WorkshopAfrican American gaysSign-interpreted performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop Economy Tires Theater and the National Performance Network ; written and performed by Pomo Afro Homos (Bernard Djola Branner, Brian Freeman, Eric Gupton) ; directed by Brian Freeman ; sign-interpreted performance produced by Hands On.Content: Accompanied by house program.Creation/production credits: Choreography, Bernard Djola Branner ; a cappella music, Eric Gupton ; costumes, Eugene "Yo" Rodriguez ; lighting, Jonathan Belcher ; Hands On program coordinator, Beth Prevor ; interpreter director, Stephanie Feyne ; interpreter adviser, John McBride.Performers: Sign interpreters: Howard Hines, Jr. ; Cathleen Riddley.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Out-of-Towners series, on October 13, 1991, by Video D Studios.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (82 min. total) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionSign-interpreted version of a theater piece combining text, dance and music, performed by Pomo Afro Homos (Postmodern African American Homosexuals), a company based in San Francisco. The performance is preceded by a brief fund-raising appeal by a Dance Theater Workshop staff member.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F539NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430537Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b7416b80-a742-0138-e899-0858e69d9a33
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