Cry ; [and] RevelationsAdditional title: RevelationsAdditional title: Cry (Choreographic work : Ailey)Additional title: Revelations (Choreographic work : Ailey)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Thomas, Nasha (Dancer)Cyrus, Duane (Dancer)Chavis, Raquelle (Dancer)Roberts, Lydia (Dancer)Hash, Dana (Dancer)Scott, Antonio Carlos (Dancer)Powell, Troy (Dancer)Plantadit, Karine (Dancer)Inman, Tracy (Dancer)Bellamy, Roger (Dancer)Banks, Marilyn (Dancer)Gaddis, Bernard (Dancer)Lambert, Vikkia (Dancer)Joy, Michael (Dancer)Rushing, Matthew, 1973- (Dancer)Thomas, Michael, active 1990 (Dancer)Ailey, Alvin (Choreographer)Coltrane-Turiyasangitananda, A.(Alice) (Composer)Nyro, Laura (Composer)Griffin, Chuck (Composer)Spence, Chenault (Lighting designer)Harper, Ves (Designer)Cernovich, Nicola (Lighting designer)Jamison, Judith (Director)Chaya, Masazumi (Director)Hauptman, Barbara (Director)Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater (Performer)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)LeCain/Charette Associates (Videographer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1994-03-18
Table of ContentsCry (ca. 17 min.) / music, Alice Coltrane, Laura Nyro, and Chuck Griffin ; lighting, Chenault Spence ; performed by Nasha Thomas. |||| Revelations (ca. 33 min.) / music, traditional ; decor and costumes, Ves Harper ; lighting, Nicola Cernovitch ; cast: Pilgrim of sorrow: I been 'buked, performed by the company ; Didn't my Lord deliver Daniel, performed by Duane Cyrus, Raquelle Chavis, and Lydia Roberts -- Fix me, Jesus, performed by Dana Hash and Antonio Carlos Scott -- Take me to the water: Processional, performed by Troy Powell, Karine Plantadit, Tracy Inman, and Roger Bellamy -- Wade in the water, performed by Marilyn Banks, Bernard Gaddis, and Vikkia Lambert -- I want to be ready, performed by Michael Joy -- Move, members, move: Sinner man, performed by Roger Bellamy, Matthew Rushing, and Michael Thomas -- The day is past and gone, performed by the company -- You may run on, performed by the company -- Rocka my soul in the bosom of Abraham, performed by the company.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2318Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4227 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: [presented by] Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater ; choreography, Alvin Ailey.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Artistic director, Judith Jamison ; associate artistic director, Masazumi Chaya ; executive director, Barbara Hauptman.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Wang Theater, Boston, Massachusetts, on March 18, 1994, by LeCain/Charette Associates.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (33 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F434NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176718Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d7cac3c0-86a9-0135-d631-2d2150808922
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