Converging lines ; [and] Pièce d'occasion

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Converging lines ; [and] Pièce d'occasion
Additional title: Converging lines (Choreographic work : Driver)
Additional title: Pièce d'occasion (Choreographic work : Driver)
Driver, Senta (Choreographer)
Johnson, Tom (Composer)
Bachman, Marianne (Dancer)
Stark, Andrea (Dancer)
Salladé, Michaele (Dancer)
Skelton, Thomas R (Lighting designer)
Harry (Company) (Production company)
New York Dance Festival (Presenter)
Driver, Senta (Dancer)
Johnson, Tom (Author)

Senta Driver Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975 - 1976
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Cassettes 1, 2, and first 3 min. of 3: Converging lines (approx. 71 min. total). A dialogue with music by Tom Johnson. Staging realized by Senta Driver. Perf. by Johnson, Driver, Marianne Bachman, and Andrea Stark. -- Cassette 3: Pièce d'occasion (approx. 8 min.). Choreography: Driver. Music: Jim Burton (High country helium). Lighting: Thomas Skelton. Perf. by Michaele Salladé and Driver. Musicians: Charles Lee Redman Trio. -- Unidentified work. Perf. by Driver, Bachman (?), and Stark (?).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7243 ; *MGZIC 9-3154 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Venue: Compilation of two works recorded in performance and a third unidentified work recorded in the studio. Converging lines recorded at the Byrd Hoffman studio, New York, in June 1975. Pièce d'occasion videotaped by Joe Kos at the Delacorte Theater, New York, during the New York Dance Festival in September 1976. Recording location and date of third work unknown.
Performers: Performed by Harry (Company).
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 videocassettes (U-matic) (95 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926019123-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171898
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5a3ae470-336b-0135-29be-7b48e14ae3c9
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  • 1975: Created (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Converging lines ; [and] Pièce d'occasion" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975 - 1976.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Converging lines ; [and] Pièce d'occasion" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 20, 2024.

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Converging lines ; [and] Pièce d'occasion