NamesParaiso, Nicky (Singer)Carothers, Leslie (Dancer)O'Connor, Dennis (Choreographer)Jones, Bill T (Dancer)Vasilevski, Valeria (Performer)Bennett, Mark, composer (Instrumentalist)Gonzalez, Ching (Singer)Nathanson, Roy (Singer)Alexander, Elena (Speaker)Gabriel, Peter, 1950- (Composer)Mullins, Carol (Lighting designer)Jerry, Philip (Costume designer)Lofton, Charles (Videographer)Even, Tirtza (Videographer)O'Connor, Dennis (Dancer)Paraiso, Nicky (Host)
Danspace Project Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1990-10-23
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Reel 1 (approx. 57 min.): Introduction by Elena Alexander, president of the board of directors of the Danspace Project. -- Speech by Amy Lamphere, director of the Danspace Project. -- "Quarter to nine," sung by Paraiso. -- Bathsheba (approx. 10 min.). Chor/cos: Philip Jerry. Mus: Peter Gabriel (excerpts from The last temptation of Christ). Perf. by Leslie Carothers. -- Song perf. by Paraiso; "Embraceable you," sung by Paraiso and Gonzalez. -- Slake (excerpt from the dance suite Renaissance solos) (approx. 8 min.). Chor/perf: Dennis O'Connor. -- Song perf. by Paraiso and Nathanson. -- Alice Lockhart (?) happy in a different way (approx. 7 min.). Perf. by Bill T. Jones and male dancer. Text perf. by Valeria Vasilevski. -- Reel 2 (approx. 11 min.): Acknowledgments and song perf. by Paraiso.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7694Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4024 (former)
TopicsDanspace Project (New York, N.Y.)Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance by Charles Lofton and Tirtza Even of Character Generators/Video at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, on October 23, 1990.Creation/production credits: Technical direction: J. Christopher Potts. Lighting: Carol Mullins.Performers: Performed by dancers Leslie Carothers, Dennis O'Connor, and Bill T. Jones; and musicians Mark Bennett (piano/musical direction), Ching Gonzalez (vocals), and Roy Nathanson (saxophone). Host: Nicky Paraiso.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (68 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionBenefit performance for the Danspace Project.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY946039597-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175797Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba087bf0-8047-0135-47a6-0a35ae31d017
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