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TV Reel: rehearsal, 1982-07-30
Additional title: T.V. Reel
Additional title: David Gordon archive
Additional title: T.V. reel (Choreographic work : Gordon)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Performer)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Choreographer)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Author of dialog)
Gordon, David, 1936- (Editor)
Setterfield, Valda (Performer)
Eschelbach, Susan (Performer)
Hoeffel, Margaret (Performer)
Marshall, Keith (Performer)
Martin, Nina (Performer)
Thompson, Paul (Australian landscape architect, contemporary) (Performer)
Orrall, Robert Ellis (Composer)
Schuller, Gunther (Composer)
Mellencamp, John, 1951- (Composer)
Boothe, Power (Set designer)
Diamond, Dennis (Editor)
Diamond, Dennis (Videographer)
Alacantara, Burt (Videographer)
Shanley, John (Videographer)
David Gordon/Pickup Company (Performer)

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1982-07-30
Table of Contents
Reel 1 (24 min.). TV Reel (rehearsal, beginning) [ends abruptly]. Reel 2 (21 min.). TV Reel (rehearsal, conclusion) -- Duet rehearsal in silence (3 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3845
Theater rehearsals
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: Constructed and Written By David Gordon ; performed by Pick Up Performance Company.
Creation/production credits: Video Construction, Dennis Diamond, David Gordon ; Music, "Call the Uh-Oh Squad"/Robert Ellis Orrall, "Miller's Reel"/Gunther Schuller, "This Time"/John Cougar ; Painted Walls, Power Boothe ; Video Crew, Burt Alacantara/Dennis Diamond (camera), Margaret Cutrona/John Shanley/Caro Thompson (assistants) ; Pre-production, Juile Hymen; Production Manager, Gregory Meeh ; Assistant, Ain Gordon ; Video, Dennis Diamond, John Shanley.
Performers: Performed by Pick up Performance Company: Valda Setterfield, Susan Eschelbach, Margaret Hoeffel, Keith Marshall, Nina Martin, Paul Thompson, David Gordon.
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal at Setterfield-Gordon SoHo Studio, New York, N.Y., 1982 July 30.
Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Content: Tapes 1 of 3 and 2 of 3 (reel 3 not included).
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (45 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 896441152
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20478281
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cbd35ab0-66a8-0132-535f-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1982: Created
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "TV Reel" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1982.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "TV Reel" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2023.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1982). TV Reel Retrieved from

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TV Reel