The "L" Word

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Title
The "L" Word
Additional title: heartSTRINGS (Choreographic work : Brenner)
Additional title: L Word (Choreographic work : Brenner)
Additional title: Memory of All That (Choreographic work : Brenner)
Names
Brenner, Janis (Choreographer)
Brenner, Janis (Artistic director)
Brenner, Janis (Performer)
Bogard, Mitchell (Lighting designer)
Lin, Kun-Yang (Performer)
Soetaert, Susan (Costume designer)
Nagata, Naoko (Costume designer)
Barkin, Kyla (Performer)
Blum, Rachel Shao-Lan (Performer)
Demos, Marisa (Performer)
Hellman, Sherri (Performer)
Robles Tentindo, Luis de (Performer)
Gainer, Bob (Performer)
Gutierrez, Consuelo (Performer)
Martin, Lydia (Performer)
Pellegrini, Carlo (Performer)
Teirstein, Alice (Performer)
Robison, Mark (Videographer)
Janis Brenner & Dancers (Performer)
Character Generators/Video (Videographer)
92nd Street Y (New York, N.Y.) (Associated name)
Collection

Janis Brenner Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2000-03-30
Table of Contents
heartSTRINGS (1998) (17 min.) / choreography, Janis Brenner ; music, Simon & Garfunkel, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin ; original arrangements by John Reed ; played by The Hampton String Quartet ; costume design, Susan L. Soetaert ; dancers, The Company with duet by Janis Brenner and Kun-Yang Lin.
The "L" Word (premiere) (27 min.) / choreography, Janis Brenner in collaboration with the company ; music, J.S. Bach and Bjork ; costume design, Naoko Nagata ; set construction, Matthew Katz ; dancers, The Company: Kyla Barkin and Luis Tentindo (duet), Sherri Hellman (solo), Rachel Shao-Lan Blum, Janis Brenner, Marisa Demos, Kun-Yang Lin (quartet).
The Memory of All That (2000 version) (56 min.) / concept, direction, and staging, Janis Brenner ; choreography, Janis Brenner in collaboration with the performers ; music, Howard Richman, Zephryn Conte, Meredith Monk, Henry Purcell ; opening text, Marcel Proust (Remembrance of Things Past, excerpt) ; poem, Roger Von Oech (A Whack on the Side of the Head) ; performers, Kyla Barkin, Janis Brenner, Marisa Demos, Sherri Hellman, Kun-Yang Lin, Luis Tentindo ; special guests, Bob Gainer, Consuelo Gutierrez, Lydia Martin, Carlo Pellegrini, Alice Teirstein. DRA announcement (2 min.) / by Kyla Barkin.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-6920
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: artistic director, Janis Brenner ; lighting designer, Mitchell Bogard ; performed by Janis Brenner & Dancers.
Creation/production credits: Videography, Character Generators ; cameraperson, Mark Robison.
Performers: Performed by Janis Brenner & Dancers: Kyla Barkin, Rachel Shao-Lan Blum, Janis Brenner, Marisa Demos, Sherri Hellman, Kun-Yang Lin, Luis Tentindo ; special guests: Bob Gainer, Consuelo Gutierrez, Lydia Martin, Carlo Pellegrini, Alice Teirstein.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Playhouse 91, New York, N.Y. 2000 March 30.
Original version: Original format: 1 videocassette (DVCam)
Acquisition: Gift; Janis Brenner; 2012.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (DVCam) (102 min.) : sound, color;
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19997091
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d6f62bb0-6f1c-0131-fe4a-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The "L" Word" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2000. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dbba4c10-6f1c-0131-b2bf-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The "L" Word" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 25, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dbba4c10-6f1c-0131-b2bf-3c075448cc4b

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2000). The "L" Word Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/dbba4c10-6f1c-0131-b2bf-3c075448cc4b

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The "L" Word