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The Mystery Project: dress rehearsal, 1990-05-08

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Title
The Mystery Project
Additional title: David Gordon archive
Additional title: Mysteries and what's so funny? (Choreographic work : Gordon)
Names
Johnson, Alan, 1959- (performer.)
Kuipers, Julie (instrumentalist.)
Glass, Philip (composer.)
Gordon, David, 1936- (author.)
Gordon, David, 1936- (stage director.)
Cabanne, Pierre
Setterfield, Valda (performer.)
Andersen, Lauren (performer.)
Bochner, Joelle M (performer.)
Cunningham, Scott (performer.)
Clifford, Christen (performer.)
Diana, Chris (performer.)
Graham, Karen (performer.)
Delgado-Cunningham, Denise (performer.)
McDermott, Kevin (performer.)
Michel, Heidi (performer.)
Moss, Dean (performer.)
Oliver, Cynthia (performer.)
Parent, Richard (performer.)
Rabinowitz, Scott (performer.)
Playwrights Horizons (Theater : New York, N.Y.)
David Gordon/Pickup Company (performer.)
Collection

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 19900508
Other Date: 1990.
Table of Contents
Reel 1. Take 1 (51 min.) -- Reel 2. Take 2 (51 min.).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3862
Genres
two-dimensional moving image
Filmed dance
Video
Dance
Notes
Credits transcribed from program.
Dress rehearsal (Program lists performance dates as May 9-11, 1990).
Title on original: David Gordon 5/8/90 take 1 (1 of 2) and take 2 (2 of 2).
The Mystery Project became The Mysteries and What's So Funny?
Creation/production credits: Written and staged by David Gordon ; pianists, Alan Johnson, Julie Kuipers ; solo piano music composed by Philip Glass ; with excerpts from "Dialogues with Marcel Duchamp" by Pierre Cabanne.
Performers: Performed by members of the Playwrights Horizons Theatre School (*) and the Pick Up Company: with Valda Setterfield, Lauren Andersen*, Joelle M. Bochner*, Scott Cunningham, Christen Clifford*, Chris Diana*, Karen Graham, Denise Delgado-Groce*, Kevin McDermott*, Heidi Michel, Dean Moss, Cynthia Oliver, Richard Parent*, Scott Rabinowitz*.
Venue: Videotaped during dress rehearsal at American Ballet Theatre Studio 1, New York, N.Y. on 1990 May 8.
Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 streaming video files (102 min.) : sound, color.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 894586628
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20471971
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e03987c0-66a9-0132-30f3-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
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Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1990: Other
  • 19900508: Captured
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Mystery Project" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e31da680-66a9-0132-4980-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Mystery Project" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e31da680-66a9-0132-4980-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. The Mystery Project Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e31da680-66a9-0132-4980-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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The Mystery Project