Library division & collection with this item:

View this item elsewhere:

Eric Barsness & Dancers
Barsness, Eric (Dancer)
Hoffbauer, Patricia (Dancer)
Fluckiger, Anne (Dancer)
Lifton-Schwerner, Julie (Dancer)
McQuate, Shawn (Dancer)
Berg, Christopher, 1949- (Instrumentalist)
Hannan, Joe (Instrumentalist)
Pressner, Stan (Lighting designer)
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 (Composer)
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 (Composer)
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949 (Composer)
Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907 (Composer)
Clements, Carol (Director)
Murashige, Carol (Costume designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1989
Table of Contents
Cassette 1. Death in Venice/the fan (1987) (ca. 27 min.) / music, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; danced by Eric Barsness. Like a rock/the dream (premiere) (ca. 14 min.) / music, George Gershwin, Richard Strauss ; danced by Eric Barsness, Patricia Hoffbauer. Cassette 2. Farsund fjord (premiere) (ca. 21 min.) / music, Edvard Grieg ; sweaters, Marie C. Nelson ; costumes, Carol Murashige ; rehearsal director, Carol Clements ; danced by Eric Barsness, Anne Fluckiger, Patricia Hoffbauer, Julie Lifton-Schwerner, Shawn McQuate ; pianists, Christopher Berg, Joseph Hannan.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8469
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6069 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Like a rock (Choreographic work : Barsness)
Farsund fjord (Choreographic work : Barsness)
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop ; choreography by Eric Barsness.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Spring Events, on May 23, 1989, by Video D Studios.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (62 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430620
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f67eb810-84ef-0135-d284-3f263578ddf9
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1989: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Eric Barsness & Dancers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Eric Barsness & Dancers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). Eric Barsness & Dancers Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url= | title= (moving image) Eric Barsness & Dancers, (1989) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=September 21, 2023 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Eric Barsness & Dancers