The lost treasure of Avant-Garde-Arama
NamesMoulton, Charles, 1954- (Host)Cantsin, Monty (Performer)Essmann, Jeffrey (Performer)Lansner, Gabrielle (Dancer)Poimboeuf, Jesse (Performer)Cobb, Catlin (Conceptor)Cobb, Catlin (Director)Cobb, Catlin (Performer)Smith, Hank (Dancer)Boothe, Power (Director)Boothe, Power (Conceptor)Schwartz, Michael (Videographer)Ferri, David (Lighting designer)Performance Space 122 (Presenter)White Noise Radio Theatre (Performing group) (Performer)
PS 122 Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1986-10-18Place: New York, NY
Table of ContentsDisc 1 (ca. 43 min.): [Performance art work] / performed by Monty Cantsin -- The Barbie nightclub / performed by Jeffrey Essmann -- [Dance solo] / performed by Gabrielle Lansner -- Fairy stories / performed by White Noise [theater company].Disc 2 (ca. 48 min.): Further mastications of Prycon Lotor / performed by Jesse Poimboeuf -- 42nd Street. 40-second performances by volunteers from the audience -- A woman like myself (b&w) / film conceived and directed by Power Boothe and Catlin Cobb ; performed by Catlin Cobb -- [Tap dance solo] / performed by Hank Smith.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6066Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2516 (former)
TopicsPerformance artTap dancingAvant-garde danceVariety dancingAvant-Garde-Arama
GenresVideo recordingsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance at Performance Space 122, New York, on Oct. 18, 1986, by Character Generators/Video.Funding: This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (Umatic) (91 min.) : sound, color, with black and white sequences ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionProgram of avant-garde dance, film, and performance art.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY94-F136NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175514Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 06143890-a85d-0134-3f17-00505686a51c
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