Dress up!: P.S. 122's tenth anniversary benefit

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Dress up!: P.S. 122's tenth anniversary benefit
Russell, Mark, 1954- (Speaker)
Kron, Lisa (Host)
Kron, Lisa (Performer)
Healey, Peggy (Performer)
Rousseve, David (Choreographer)
Rousseve, David (Dancer)
Crumley, Karen (Performer)
Stafford, Kate (Performer)
Silvers, Sally (Choreographer)
Pickett, Lenny (Composer)
Dennis, Charles (Performer)
Miller, Celeste (Performer)
Gray, Spalding, 1941-2004 (Performer)
Jeffreys, Joe E. (Author)
Judson, Tom (Composer)
Judson, Tom (Performer)
Covan, Ellie (Singer)
McMahon, Jeff (Choreographer)
Myles, Eileen (Speaker)
Gordh, Bill (Performer)
Wanner, Debra (Performer)
Oleszko, Pat (Performer)
Cale, David (Performer)
Zorn, John, 1953- (Composer)
Douwes, Francine (Cinematographer)
Richards, Peter (Videographer)
Performance Space 122 (Presenter)
Silvers, Sally (Dancer)
Pickett, Lenny (Instrumentalist)
Jeffreys, Joe E. (Performer)
McMahon, Jeff (Dancer)

PS 122 Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990-02-04
Table of Contents
1 (ca. 51 min.). Introduction by Mark Russell, executive director of Performance Space 122 -- [Song] / performed by Lisa Kron and Peggy Healey -- Pull your head to the moon [excerpt] / choreographed and performed by David Rousseve -- [Performance art work] / performed by Karen Crumley and Kate Stafford -- A little lieutenant / choreographed and performed by Sally Silvers ; music, John Zorn -- [Two instrumental solos] / composed and performed by Lenny Pickett -- 2 (ca. 59 min.). Used cars [excerpt] / performed by Charles Dennis and Celeste Miller -- Monster in a box [excerpt] / written and performed by Spalding Gray -- A histrionic historical moment / written and performed by Joie (Joe E. Jeffreys) -- Dress up! theme song / composed and performed by Tom Judson -- [Songs] / performed by the Dixon Place Glee Club, Jasmine, and Ellie Covan -- [Songs] / performed by Lisa Kron and Peggy Healey -- Discontents [excerpt] / choreographed and performed by Jeff McMahon -- 3 (ca. 47 min.). Leaving New York [excerpt] / poetry reading by Eileen Myles -- In search of the pope's libido / film by Carl (?) Nussbaum ; speech by Scott Saunders of Film Crash [filmmakers' organization] -- The affair / animated film by Francine Douwes -- Six minutes and forty seconds at 10:40 / performed by Bill Gordh with Debra Wanner and Bob Windeville (?) -- Raffle drawing with Pat Oleszko in theme costume -- The big kiss / performed by David Cale.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8338
Avant-garde (Music)
Performance art
Experimental films
Experimental poetry
Benefit performances
Gray, Spalding, 1941-2004. Monster in a box.
Pull your head to the moon (Choreographic work : Rousseve)
Discontents (Choreographic work : McMahon)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
spoken word
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Performance Space 122, New York, on February 4, 1990, by Character Generators/Video, cameraperson, Peter Richards.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 videocassettes (U-matic) (158 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Benefit program of dance, performance art, music, poetry, and film.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176689
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e99c8610-8c90-0138-5096-6f63a2d76754
Rights Statement
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  • 1990: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dress up!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c85860ae-9c26-4e7f-a60f-525ae9dc2144

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dress up!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c85860ae-9c26-4e7f-a60f-525ae9dc2144

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990). Dress up! Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c85860ae-9c26-4e7f-a60f-525ae9dc2144

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Dress up!