White Oak Dance Project: Past Forward Program B, Princeton, NJ, 2000-08-04Additional title: White Oak Dance ProjectAdditional title: Scramble (Choreographic work : Forti)Additional title: Matter (Choreographic work : Gordon)Additional title: Flat (Choreographic work : Paxton)Additional title: Whizz (Choreographic work : Hay)Additional title: Trio A (Choreographic work : Rainer)
NamesBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Narrator)Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- (Dancer)Aedo, Raquel (Dancer)Coates, Emily (Dancer)LeBlanc, Rosalynde (Dancer)Lomeka, Michael (Dancer)Phuon, Emmanuèle (Dancer)Forti, Simone (Interviewee)Forti, Simone (Choreographer)Gordon, David, 1936- (Choreographer)Gordon, David, 1936- (Director)Paxton, Steve (Choreographer)Hay, Deborah, 1941- (Choreographer)Rainer, Yvonne, 1934- (Interviewee)Rainer, Yvonne, 1934- (Choreographer)Lucier, Alvin (Composer)Atlas, Charles (Film producer)White Oak Dance Project (Dancer)
Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2000-08-04
Table of ContentsScramble (Simone Forti, choreographer) -- The Matter (David Gordon, choreographer; Ludwig Minkus, composer) -- Flat (Steve Paxton, choreographer) -- Whizz (Deborah Hay, choreographer; Alvin Lucier, composer) -- Trio A (Yvonne Rainer, choreographer)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 137
TopicsDanceBaryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948-White Oak Dance ProjectMinkus, L., 1826-1917. Bayadère
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceMusicInterviews
NotesContent: Title created by cataloger.Content: Date transcribed from videocassette label.Content: Audio inaudible, low until :23.Content: Poor visual quality.Content: Contents listed on videocassette label do not correspond with actual recorded works.Venue: Recorded 2000 August 4 Princeton, New Jersey.Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (59 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionMikhail Baryshnikov and White Oak Dance Project perform Past Forward, a retrospective and celebration of Judson Dance. Live performance alternates with video sequences, created by Charles Atlas and narrated by Baryshnikov. This video details how Judson fit within the cultural landscape of the 1960s. Stills and video interviews bracket the performance of live works, explained in part by its choreographer. Public participation is part of the program; local dancers, students, and community members take part in several works. Baryshnikov, Emily Coates, and Rosalynde LeBlanc participate in "Scramble". While the videocassette label lists "Trio A", "Homemade", and "For the Love of Rehearsal", the tape cuts off after the introduction to "Trio A". Poor visual quality overall, with audio inaudible or low until :23 into the recording. This is an early performance of this program.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20170929Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bfb64360-e84f-0131-0fca-3c075448cc4b
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