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Paraiso, Nicky (Singer)
Carothers, Leslie (Dancer)
O'Connor, Dennis (Choreographer)
Jones, Bill T (Dancer)
Vasilevski, Valeria (Performer)
Bennett, Mark, composer (Instrumentalist)
Gonzalez, Ching (Singer)
Nathanson, Roy (Singer)
Alexander, Elena (Speaker)
Gabriel, Peter, 1950- (Composer)
Mullins, Carol (Lighting designer)
Jerry, Philip (Costume designer)
Lofton, Charles (Videographer)
Even, Tirtza (Videographer)
O'Connor, Dennis (Dancer)
Paraiso, Nicky (Host)

Danspace Project Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990-10-23
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Reel 1 (approx. 57 min.): Introduction by Elena Alexander, president of the board of directors of the Danspace Project. -- Speech by Amy Lamphere, director of the Danspace Project. -- "Quarter to nine," sung by Paraiso. -- Bathsheba (approx. 10 min.). Chor/cos: Philip Jerry. Mus: Peter Gabriel (excerpts from The last temptation of Christ). Perf. by Leslie Carothers. -- Song perf. by Paraiso; "Embraceable you," sung by Paraiso and Gonzalez. -- Slake (excerpt from the dance suite Renaissance solos) (approx. 8 min.). Chor/perf: Dennis O'Connor. -- Song perf. by Paraiso and Nathanson. -- Alice Lockhart (?) happy in a different way (approx. 7 min.). Perf. by Bill T. Jones and male dancer. Text perf. by Valeria Vasilevski. -- Reel 2 (approx. 11 min.): Acknowledgments and song perf. by Paraiso.
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7694
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4024 (former)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
Danspace Project (New York, N.Y.)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Videotaped in performance by Charles Lofton and Tirtza Even of Character Generators/Video at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, New York, on October 23, 1990.
Creation/production credits: Technical direction: J. Christopher Potts. Lighting: Carol Mullins.
Performers: Performed by dancers Leslie Carothers, Dennis O'Connor, and Bill T. Jones; and musicians Mark Bennett (piano/musical direction), Ching Gonzalez (vocals), and Roy Nathanson (saxophone). Host: Nicky Paraiso.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (68 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Benefit performance for the Danspace Project.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY946039597-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175797
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ba087bf0-8047-0135-47a6-0a35ae31d017
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance/Eats/Money" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Dance/Eats/Money" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2023.

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