Wired: a benefit for Performance Space 122

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Wired: a benefit for Performance Space 122
Additional title: Esperanto (Choreographic work : Fenley)
Additional title: Weird sisters (Choreographic work : Second Hand Dance Company)
Bernhardt, Elise (Host)
Russell, Mark, 1954- (Speaker)
Caso, Renee (Dancer)
DiMuro, Peter (Dancer)
Gervais, Louis (Dancer)
Van Horne, Larry Lee (Dancer)
Opperman, Sheri (Dancer)
Wolf, Deborah (Dancer)
Kaniecki, Michael (Singer)
Zippi, Daniel (Singer)
McElduff, Ellen (Performer)
Fenley, Molissa (Choreographer)
Bogosian, Eric (Performer)
Hwang, Koosil-ja, 1960- (Performer)
Gabay, Yuval (Performer)
Rowe, Hahn (Performer)
Zollar, Jawole Willa Jo (Choreographer)
Oleszko, Pat (Designer)
Dennis, Charles (Performer)
Horowitz, Andy (Performer)
O'Brien, Greg (Performer)
Gordon, Paul (Performer)
Ferri, David (Lighting designer)
Seid, Lori E (Associated name)
Lefkowitz, Miriam (Videographer)
Leslie, David, performance artist (Performer)
Moulton, Charles (Director)
Atlas, Charles (Costume designer)
Elson, Steve (Composer)
Sakamoto, Ryūichi, 1952- (Composer)
Mabou Mines (Theater group) (Performer)
Urban Bush Women (Dance company) (Performer)
Second Hand Dance Company (Performer)
Performance Space 122 (Event place)

PS 122 Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989-02-03
Table of Contents
Cassette 1 (ca. 50 min.). Stunt: a musical motion picture / trailer for a film presented by David Leslie and Glass Eye Pix -- Introduction by Mark Russell, executive director of P.S. 122 -- Hazardous hootenanny / video directed, choreographed, and edited by Charles Moulton ; music, Steve Elson ; costumes, Charles Atlas ; performed by Renee Caso, Peter DiMuro, Louis Gervais, Larry Lee Van Horne, Sheri Opperman, and Deborah Wolf -- [Songs] / performed by Michael Kaniecki and Danny Zippi -- [Reading from a work-in-progress] / performed by Ellen McElduff of Mabou Mines -- Esperanto, Part 2 / choreography and performance, Molissa Fenley ; music, Ryuichi Sakamoto -- Sex, drugs, and rock and roll [excerpt] / performed by Eric Bogosian. |||| Cassette 2 (ca. 48 min.). [Songs and dancing] / performed by Kumiko Kimoto, Yuval Gabay, and Hahn Rowe -- [Work-in-progress] / choreography, Jawole Willa Jo Zollar ; performed by Zollar and the Urban Bush Women -- Raffle drawing, with Pat Oleszko in costume -- Living rrroom [excerpt] / performed by Charles Dennis -- Weird sisters / performed by Second Dance Hand Company: Andy Horowitz, Greg O'Brien, and Paul Gordon.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8290
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4577 (former)
Performance art
Film trailers
Experimental theater
Benefit performances
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Creation/production credits: Decor, Pat Oleszko ; lighting, David Ferri ; stage manager, Lori E. Seid.
Performers: Host: Elise Bernhardt.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at Performance Space 122, New York, on February 3, 1989, by Character Generators/Video, cameraperson, Miriam Lefkowitz.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (Umatic) (98 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Benefit performance of music, dance, theater, video, and performance art.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175603
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9bbfae30-8a8e-0135-d560-63a4e8f020ee
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1989: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Wired" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fcded843-416a-4035-ba8d-69003dbaee01

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Wired" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 29, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fcded843-416a-4035-ba8d-69003dbaee01

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). Wired Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/fcded843-416a-4035-ba8d-69003dbaee01

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