Dance at the gym [and] Masekela langageAdditional title: Dance at the gym (Choreographic work : Byrd)Additional title: Masekela langage (Choreographic work : Ailey)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Plantadit, Karine (Dancer)Manning, Deborah (Dancer)Roxas, Elizabeth (Dancer)Hash, Dana (Dancer)Tyson, Andre (Dancer)Richardson, Desmond (Dancer)Rhoden, Dwight (Dancer)Scott, Antonio Carlos (Dancer)Robinson, Renée (Dancer)Thomas, Nasha (Dancer)Chavis, Raquelle (Dancer)Inman, Tracy (Dancer)Joy, Michael (Dancer)Byrd, Donald, 1949- (Choreographer)Salomons, Ruthlyn (Choreographer)Morales, Mio (Composer)Church, Davis (Costume designer)Rosenburg, David H (Lighting designer)Ailey, Alvin (Choreographer)Waters, Sylvia (Restager)Rotardier, Kelvin (Restager)Giannini, Christina (Costume designer)Masekela, Hugh, 1939- (Composer)Spence, Chenault (Lighting designer)Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Performer)LeCain/Charette Associates (Videographer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1994-03-18
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Dance at the gym (approx. 25 min.). Choreography: Donald Byrd, assisted by Ruthlyn Salomons. Original music: Mio Morales. Costumes: Davis Church. Lighting: David H. Rosenburg. Perf. by Karine Plantadit, Deborah Manning, Elizabeth Roxas, Dana Hash, Andre Tyson, Desmond Richardson, Dwight Rhoden, and Antonio Carlos Scott. -- Masekela langage (approx. 33 min.). Choreography: Alvin Ailey, staged by Sylvia Waters and Kelvin Rotardier. Music: Hugh Masekela. Costumes: A. Christina Giannini. Lighting: Chenault Spence. Cast: Prologue - Sobukwe: The company. Fuzz: Renee Robinson, Nasha Thomas, Hash, Raquelle Chavis, Tyson, Rhoden, Tracy Inman, and Michael Joy. Morolo: Roxas, Rhoden, Inman, and Joy. Babajula bonke: Tyson and the company. Bo Masekela: Robinson. U-Dui: Chavis and the company. Mace and grenades: Richardson and the company. Epilogue - Sobukwe: The company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2317Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4211 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image by LeCain/Charette Associates, with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment on the Arts, at the Wang Theater, Boston, Massachusetts, on March 18, 1994.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (58 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY946078260-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176265Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cc7d7100-86ab-0135-f2fe-2383628a2ceb
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