The Mysteries and What's So Funny?, 1992-12-23Additional title: David Gordon archiveAdditional title: Mysteries and what's so funny? (Choreographic work : Gordon)
NamesGlass, Philip (composer.)Gordon, David, 1936- (author.)Gordon, David, 1936- (stage director.)Cohen, Scott, 1961- (performer.)Porter, Adina (performer.)Setterfield, Valda (performer.)Fire, Norma (performer.)Hoffman, Jane, 1911-2004 (performer.)Johnson, Alan, 1959- (performer.)Cunningham, Scott (performer.)Pashalinski, Lola (performer.)Graham, Karen (performer.)Moss, Dean (performer.)Playten, Alice (performer.)Roth, Tisha (performer.)Kux, Bill (performer.)Matz, Jerry (performer.)Johnson, Alan, 1959- (director.)Kotlowitz, Dan (lighting designer.)Meschter, Dave (sound designer.)Wheeler, Jedediah (producer.)Fitzgerald, Ed (stage manager.)Grooms, Red (design.)Diamond, Dennis (videographer.)Video D Studios (videographer.)David Gordon/Pickup Company (performer.)Joyce Theater (New York, N.Y.) (presenter.)
David Gordon Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 19921223Other Date: 1992.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3880
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageFilmed danceFilmed performancesVideoDance
NotesStatement of responsibility: Written and Directed by David Gordon ; Music by Philip Glass ; Visual Design by Red Grooms ; Performed by Pick Up Performance Company ; presented by the Joyce Theater Foundation.Credits transcribed from video and program.Title on original: Mysteries Re-Dub - 1992 -.Creation/production credits: Music Director, Alan Johnson; Lighting Designer, Dan Kotlowitz; Sound Designer, David Meschter; Produced by Jedediah Wheeler; Production Manager, Todd Randall; Stage Manager, Ed Fitzgerald; videotaped by Video D Studios, Dennis Diamond.Performers: Cast: Scott Cohen (Young Sam), Scott Cunningham (Anger I), Adina Porter (Anger II), Norma Fire (Detective, Only Oldest Child), Karen Graham (Young Rose), Jane Hoffman (Fanny), Alan Johnson (Pianist), Dean Moss (Young Artist), Lola Pashalinski (Old Rose), Alice Playten (Actor, Grandfather, Father, etc.), Valda Setterfield (Marcel Duchamp), Tisha Roth (Mrs. Him), Bill Kux (Mr. Him), Jerry Matz (Old Sam).Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, N.Y. on 1992 December 23.Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (91 min.) : sound, color.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 894587698NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20471979Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cee43560-66aa-0132-14d2-3c075448cc4b
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