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Shadow to frame: A search for the nature of (im)mortality

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Title
Shadow to frame: A search for the nature of (im)mortality
Names
Morris, Wendy (Conceptor)
Cypis, Johanna (Narrator)
Larkin, William (Composer)
Cypis, Dorit (Conceptor)
Byrne, J. V. (James V.), 1950- (Conceptor)
Ultan, Wendy (Conceptor)
Stephens, Georgia (Composer)
Pettee, Michael (Lighting designer)
Lordo, Jenna (Costume designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Morris, Wendy (Choreographer)
Morris, Wendy (Dancer)
Morris, Wendy (Narrator)
Cypis, Dorit (Director)
Cypis, Dorit (Screenwriter)
Cypis, Dorit (Designer)
Byrne, J. V. (James V.), 1950- (Videographer)
Ultan, Wendy (Composer)
Collection

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1985
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Act I: The wee Wendy bang bang show. Part I: Video editing by Wendy Morris. Part II: Live video by James Byrne. -- Act II: River sticks. Video: Byrne. Music: William Larkin. -- Act III: An unveiling. Direction/image-script/photography/projection design: Dorit Cypis. Music: Wendy Ultan. Songs: Guy Warren ("What a happy feeling"), Hupfeld ("As time goes by"), Sandy Nelson ("Teen beat"), Mickey and Sylvia ("Love is strange"). -- Act IV: Framing the shadow. Music collage: Georgia Stephens. Text: Morris. Narrators: Johanna Cypis and Morris.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2602
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1731 (former)
Topics
Dance Theater Workshop
Mixed media performances
Videodance
Genres
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in a special session by Video D Studios for the Dance/Video Access project at the Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on August 16, 1985. Presented by Dance Theater Workshop during The Out-of-Towners and Others series.
Statement of responsibility: Conception: Wendy Morris, with James Byrne, Dorit Cypis, and Wendy Ultan. Choreography: Wendy Morris. Costume: Jenna Lordo. Lighting: Michael Pettee.
Performers: Performed by Wendy Morris.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (57 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12168270
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 45a889d0-b2c5-0131-1e6c-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1985: Issued
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shadow to frame: A search for the nature of (im)mortality" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1985. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/47342690-b2c5-0131-9ef2-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Shadow to frame: A search for the nature of (im)mortality" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 24, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/47342690-b2c5-0131-9ef2-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1985). Shadow to frame: A search for the nature of (im)mortality Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/47342690-b2c5-0131-9ef2-3c075448cc4b

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Shadow to frame: A search for the nature of (im)mortality