Shapiro and Smith DanceAdditional title: Square dance (Choreographic work : Shapiro and Smith)Additional title: Art of war (Choreographic work : Shapiro and Smith)Additional title: Rhapsody (Choreographic work : Shapiro and Smith)Additional title: To have and to hold (Choreographic work : Shapiro and Smith)
NamesShapiro, Danial (Choreographer)Smith, Joanie (Choreographer)Brazil, Megan (Dancer)Weltner, Daniel (Dancer)Winslow, Edward (Dancer)Vleck, Elizabeth van (Dancer)Killian, Scott (Composer)Trosclair, Gary (Musician)Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 (Composer)Carissimi, Giacomo, 1605-1674 (Composer)Miyamoto, Musashi, 1584-1645 (Author)Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527 (Author)Clausewitz, Carl von, 1780-1831 (Author)Flowers, Roma (Lighting designer)Belcher, Jonathan (Designer)Robison, Mark (Videographer)Hessen, Mafalda von (Designer)Hoffman, Constance (Costume designer)Shapiro and Smith Dance (Company) (Performer)Smith, Joanne (Dancer)Shapiro, Danial (Dancer)Killian, Scott (Arranger)Killian, Scott (Musician)
Danspace Project Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1991-05-12
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Cassette 1: Rhapsody (approx. 14 min.). Mus: Scott Killian. Scen: Mafalda von Hessen. Cos: Constance Hoffman. Perf. by Brazil, Shapiro, Smith, Weltner, Winslow, and van Vleck. -- Square dance (approx. 21 min.). Mus: Killian. Cos: Hoffman. Perf. by Brazil, Shapiro, Smith, Weltner, Winslow, and van Vleck, with caller Michael Mandel. -- The art of war (approx. 17 min.). Mus: arranged and directed by Killian, including works by: Anon., 15th century (Tristre plaisir), Vasquez (Los bracos traygo cansados), J. S. Bach (Motet VI, "Lobet den Herrn, alle heiden"), and Carissimi (final chorus from Jephtah). Text: Sun Tzu (The art of war), Musashi Miyamoto (The book of five rings), Machiavelli (The prince), and Carl von Clausewitz (On war). Cos: Hoffman. Perf. by Brazil, Shapiro, and Smith. Reader: Jan Owen. Singers: Cheryl Bensman Rowe, Alexandra Montano, Steve Rosser, and Kurt-Owen Richards. Musicians: Gary Trosclair and Killian. -- Cassette 2: To have and to hold (approx. 20 min.). Mus: Killian. Scen: Jonathan Belcher. Perf. by Brazil, Shapiro, Smith, Weltner, Winslow, and van Vleck.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 7695Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4025 (former)
TopicsDanspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Program title: Social studies. Videotaped in performance for the Danspace Video Archival Project by Mark Robison at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, on May 12, 1991. Presented by the Danspace Project.Creation/production credits: Choreography: Danial Shapiro and Joanie Smith. Lighting: Roma Flowers.Performers: Performed by Shapiro and Smith Dance: Megan Brazil, Danial Shapiro, Joanie Smith, Daniel Weltner, Edward Winslow, and Elizabeth van Vleck.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (77 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY946042443-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175825Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dcad9fb0-7bb2-0135-ee96-535fd06f635e
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