Trying Times, 1982-12-17

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Trying Times, 1982-12-17
Additional title: David Gordon archive
Additional title: Trying times (Choreographic work : Gordon)
Gordon, David, 1936- (author.)
Gordon, David, 1936- (choreographer.)
Boothe, Power (designer.)
Sandström, Phil (lighting designer.)
Bogursky, Jefferson (videographer.)
Setterfield, Valda (performer.)
Eschelbach, Susan (performer.)
Hoeffel, Margaret (performer.)
Marshall, Keith (performer.)
Thompson, Paul (performer.)
Martin, Nina (performer.)
Gordon, David, 1936- (performer.)
Capps, David (performer.)
Matson, Melissa (performer.)
Moore, Rhoda (performer.)
Sexton, Lucy (performer.)
Wolfe, David (performer.)

David Gordon Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 19821217
Other Date: 1982.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3846
two-dimensional moving image
Filmed dance
Credits transcribed from video and program.
Title on original: Trying Times B2 pt1.
Creation/production credits: Written and Constructed by David Gordon ; Music, Apollo/Stravinsky ; Visual Devices by Power Boothe ; Lighting Design, Phil Sandström ; Recorded by Video D ; Camera, Jefferson Bogursky.
Performers: With Valda Setterfield, Susan Eschelbach, Margaret Hoeffel, Keith Marshall, Paul Thompson, Nina Martin, David Gordon and David Capps, Melissa Matson, Rhonda Moore, Lucy Sexton, David Wolfe.
Venue: Recorded December 17, 1982 Dance Theater Workshop, New York, NY.
Acquisition: Gift; David Gordon / Pick Up Performance Co. 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 streaming video files (37 min.) : sound, color.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 898029987
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20495516
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eeded0f0-66a8-0132-5cdf-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video online only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1982: Other
  • 19821217: Captured
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Trying Times, 1982-12-17" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Trying Times, 1982-12-17" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 21, 2018.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. Trying Times, 1982-12-17 Retrieved from

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Trying Times, 1982-12-17