Doug Varone and Dancers, 2012 October 11Additional title: Aperture (Choreographic work : Varone)Additional title: Carrugi (Choreographic work : Varone)Additional title: Ballet Méchanique (Choreographic work : Varone)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Varone, Doug (Artistic director)Varone, Doug (Choreographer)Bartlett, Hollis (Dancer)Burley, Xan (Dancer)Burrer, Julia (Dancer)Owen, Erin (Dancer)Springer, Alex (Dancer)Stilwell, Colin (Dancer)Taketa, Edward Akio (Dancer)Tang, Hsiao-Jou (Dancer)Yerushalmy, Netta (Dancer)Cox, Jane (Lighting designer)Ferri, Davide (Lighting designer)Fossner, Lily (Lighting designer)Feith, Dan (Lighting designer)Harrington, Wendall K (Designer)Prince, Liz, 1961- (Costume designer)Steincamp, Lynne (Costume designer)Feith, Dan (Technical director)Schubert, Franz, 1797-1828 (Composer)Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 (Composer)Antheil, George, 1900-1959 (Composer)Robison, Mark (Videographer)Robison, Mark (Editor)Robison, Mark (Director)Lefkowitz, Miriam (Videographer)Doug Varone and Dancers (Performer)Character Generators/Video (Videographer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2012-10-11
Table of ContentsAperture (1994) (8 min.) / choreography by Doug Varone ; music, Franz Schubert (Moments Musicaux, No. 2) ; lighting design, David Ferri ; costume design, Lynne Steincamp ; dancers, Xan Burley, Colin Stilwell, Hsiao-Jou Tang.Carrugi (2012, NYC Premiere) (33 min.) / choreography by Doug Varone ; music, W.A. Mozart (La Betulia Liberata) ; lighting design, Lily Fossner ; costume design, Liz Prince ; dancers, Full Company (section 1), Full Company (section 2), Hsiao-Jou Tang (section 3), Hollis Bartlett and Alex Springer (section 4), Erin Owen, Colin Stilwell and Eddie Taketa (section 5), Full Company (section 6), Xan Burley and Colin Stilwell (section 7), Julia Burrer with Xan Burley, Erin Owen, Hsiao-Jou Tang (section 8), Eddie Taketa and Company (section 9), Julia Burrer, Alex Springer and Company (Section 10).Ballet Méchanique (2001) (32 min.) / choreography by Doug Varone ; music, George Antheil (Ballet Méchanique) ; lighting design, David Ferri ; scenic projections, Wendall K. Harrington ; video programming, Paul Vershbow ; costume design, Liz Prince ; dancers, Hollis Bartlett, Xan Burley, Julia Burrer, Erin Owen, Alex Springer, Colin Stilwell, Eddie Taketa, Hsiao-Jou Tang.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-7817
TopicsSchubert, Franz, 1797-1828 -- Moments musicaux. No 2Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Betulia liberataAntheil, George, 1900-1959 -- Ballet mécaniqueJoyce Theater (New York, N.Y.)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: artistic director, Doug Varone.Widescreen.Content: The recording of this work was made possible by the cooperation of Doug Varone and Dancers, The Joyce Theater, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image, Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Technical director, Dan Feith.Creation/production credits: Video documentation by Character Generators, Inc. ; directed and edited by Mark Robison ; camerapersons, Mark Robison and Miriam Lefkowitz ; title editor, Miriam Lefkowitz.Performers: Danced by Doug Varone and Dancers: Hollis Bartlett, Xan Burley, Julia Burrer, Erin Owen, Alex Springer, Colin Stilwell, Eddie Taketa, Hsiao-Jou Tang, Netta Yerushalmy.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, N.Y. on 2012 October 11.Funding: This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts and the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. We gratefully acknowledge the Commissioning Club and our many individual supporters. This archival recording was made possible by a generous challenge grant from the Rockefeller Brothers Fund and by matching gifts from Helen J. Gebig, Anne H. Bass, The Max & Victoria Dreyfus Foundation, Inc., Gillian Attfield, Caroline Hyman, The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation, Nancy Lassalle and Louisa Sarofim with additional support from the Jerome Robbins Dance Division and the Friends of the Jerome Robbins Dance Division.Biographical/historical: Aperture premiered on January 8, 1994 at The Joyce Theater in New York City ; Carrugi premiered on March 24, 2012 at the Center for the Arts, on the campus of SUNY Buffalo, Buffalo, N.Y. ; Ballet Mécanique premiered on July 27, 2001 at the Lobero Theatre in Santa Barbara, Calif.
Physical DescriptionBorn digitalExtent: 1 video file (73 min.) : sound, color
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 897475436NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20491306Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 668344f0-66ad-0132-f97e-3c075448cc4b
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