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Additional title: David Gordon archive
Gordon, David, 1936- (Author)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Creator)
Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)
Setterfield, Valda (Performer)
Graham, Karen (Performer)
Brdnik, Tadej (Performer)
Knight, Lloyd (Performer)
McAfee, Eli (Performer)
Nishimura, Mina (Performer)
Smith, Sadira (Performer)
Zurak, David (Performer)
Eschelbach, Susan (Performer)
Thompson, Paul (Australian landscape architect, contemporary) (Performer)
Hoeffel, Margaret (Performer)
Marshall, Keith (Performer)
Fire, Norma (Performer)
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (Producer)
River to River Festival (Host)

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2007-09-07
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3919
Joyce Theater (New York, N.Y.)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: presented by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and The Joyce Theater.
Creation/production credits: Construction/Dialogue David Gordon ; Visual Devices Power Boothe ; Lighting Design Philip W. Sandström.
Performers: With Valda Setterfield (Original Cast Member) with Karen Graham, Tadej Brdnik and Lloyd Knight, Eli McAfee, Mina Nishimura, Sadira Smith, David Zurak ; The recorded text is spoken by original PUPC(S) cast members Susan Eschelbach, Paul Thompson, Margaret Hoeffel and Keith Marshall plus a new voice over by Norma Fire.
Venue: Recorded September 7, 2007 River to River Festival, Battery Park, New York, NY.
Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (29 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 895189751
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20475736
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cb2eb9f0-66ac-0132-d5e4-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Trying Times (excerpt), 2007-09-07" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2007.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Trying Times (excerpt), 2007-09-07" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 27, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2007). Trying Times (excerpt), 2007-09-07 Retrieved from

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Trying Times (excerpt), 2007-09-07