Give and Take, 2010-11-07

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Additional title: Four screaming women (Choreographic work : Comfort)
Additional title: Enfold (Choreographic work : Gotheiner)
Additional title: System (Choreographic work : Sparling)
Additional title: No fear of flying (Choreographic work : Dendy)
Comfort, Jane, 1946- (Choreographer)
Comfort, Jane, 1946- (Author)
Taylor, Christine (Choreographer)
Callendar, Rick (Performer)
Pilla, Janet (Performer)
Stewart, Meredith Riley (Performer)
Taylor, Christine (Performer)
Gotheiner, Zvi (Composer)
Leander, Zarah, 1907-1981 (Choreographer)
Chisena, Melissa (Performer)
Sparling, Peter (Choreographer)
Ruddy, Jeanne (Choreographer)
Baxter, Charles, 1947- (Author)
Prahl, Frank (Composer)
Miles, Barry, 1947- (Musician)
Dendy, Mark (Choreographer)
Fox, Charlotte Cloe (Costume designer)
Jung, Erica (Author)
Jakubowski, Peter J (Lighting designer)
Wirsling, Jeffrey (Costume designer)

The Jeanne Ruddy Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2010-11-07
Table of Contents
Opening remarks by Roy Steinberg (1 min.) |||| Four Screaming Women (8 min.):Text/choreography, Jane Comfort ; re-staged by Christine Taylor ; performed by Rick Callendar, Janet Pilla, Meredith Riley Stewart, Christine Taylor. |||| Enfold (5 min.): Choreography, Zvi Gotheiner ; re-staged by Christine Taylor and Zvi Gotheiner ; music, Zarah Leander ; performed by Rick Callendar and Melissa Chisena. |||| The System (7 min.): Choreography, Peter Sparling ; re-staged by Jeanne Ruddy ; spoken text author, Charles Baxter ; musical score, Frank Prahl ; performed by Rick Callendar and Janet Pilla. |||| [piano and dance] (10 min.): Piano, Barry Miles ; dance, Melissa Chisena. |||| No Fear of Flying (17 min.): Choreography, Mark Dendy ; music, Chopin, Doris Day, Nancy Sinatra, Loretta Lynn, and Australian digeriddo music ; original costume design, Charlotte Cloe Fox ; Text excerpts taken from Erica Jung's novel, "Fear of Flying" ; performed by Melissa Chisena, Janet Pilla, Meredith Riley Stewart. |||| Post performance discussion with Jeanne Ruddy and performers, moderated by Roy Steinberg (6 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5020
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Citation/reference: Credits information on video. Program for similar performance in Philadelphia can be found in *MGZB (Ruddy, Jeanne) Programs folder.
Creation/production credits: Lighting design, Peter J. Jakubowski ; costume design (except Four Screaming Women), Jeffrey Wirsing.
Venue: Recorded November 7, 2010 Cape May Stage, Cape May, New Jersey.
Acquisition: Gift; Jeanne Ruddy Keen, 2014.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videodisc (DVD) (54 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 926957326
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20825319
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e88a4830-aa82-0133-cf47-60f81dd2b63c
Rights Statement
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Give and Take, 2010-11-07" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2010.

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Give and Take, 2010-11-07