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Mark Morris Dance Group
Fehlandt, Tina (Dancer)
Mouton, Donald (Dancer)
Besserer, Rob (Dancer)
Cunningham, Scott (Dancer)
Davidson, Ruth (Dancer)
Hadley, Susan (Dancer)
Landis, David (Dancer)
Hutchinson, Penny (Dancer)
McClellan, Lodi (Dancer)
Resto, Guillermo (Dancer)
Weksler, Teri (Dancer)
Sabado, Keith (Dancer)
Thienes, Jennifer (Dancer)
Morris, Mark, 1956- (Choreographer)
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)
Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965 (Composer)
Purcell, Henry, 1659-1695 (Composer)
Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975 (Composer)
Boccherini, Luigi, 1743-1805 (Composer)
Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)
Mark Morris Dance Group (Dancer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Violent Femmes (Musical group) (Contributor)
Morris, Mark, 1956- (Dancer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1985
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Reel 1 (42 min.): Retreat from Madrid. Music: Luigi Boccherini (La ritirata di Madrid). Perf. by Fehlandt, Hutchinson, Morris, and Mouton. -- Frisson. Music: Igor Stravinsky (Symphonies of wind instruments). Perf. by Fehlandt, Landis, Mouton, Thienes, and Weksler. -- Lovey. Music: The Violent Femmes. Danced by the company. The sections of this work are: I hear the rain; Blister in the sun; Country death song; Kiss off; and I know it's true, but I'm sorry to say. -- Reel 2 (44 min.): Prelude and prelude. Music: Henry Cowell (Prelude for harpsichord and violin). Perf. by Besserer, Cunningham, Davidson, Hadley, Hutchinson, Landis, McClellan, Resto, and Thienes. -- One charming night. Music: Henry Purcell. Perf. by Morris and Weksler. -- Vestige. Music: Dmitri Shostakovitch (Sonata for cello and piano in D). Perf. by Davidson, Fehlandt, Hutchinson, Mouton, Resto, Sabado, Thienes, and Weksler.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2606
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1737 (former)
Dance Theater Workshop
Retreat from Madrid (Choreographic work : Morris)
Frisson (Choreographic work : Morris)
Lovey (Choreographic work : Morris)
Prelude and prelude (Choreographic work : Morris)
One charming night (Choreographic work : Morris)
Vestige (Choreographic work : Morris)
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Program B. Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on December 15, 1985 (3 p.m.). Presented by Dance Theater Workshop during the Fall Events 1985.
Statement of responsibility: Choreography: Mark Morris. Lighting: Phil Sandström.
Performers: Performed by the Mark Morris Dance Group: Rob Besserer, Scott Cunningham, Ruth Davidson, Tina Fehlandt, Susan Hadley, Penny Hutchinson, David Landis, Lodi McClellan, Mark Morris, Donald Mouton, Guillermo Resto, Keith Sabado, Jennifer Thienes, and Teri Weksler.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (86 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12166822
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): eec177f0-b2c5-0131-6afd-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1985: Issued
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Mark Morris Dance Group