Homage to Edgar Allan Poe
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)May, Jim, 1944- (Dancer)Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 (Author)Reiser, H. Joseph (Composer)Martin, Rick (Designer)Cohn, Tamar (Costume designer)Weaver, Fritz, 1926-2016 (Narrator)Henry, Valarie (Associated name)Ward, Penny (Videographer)Sokolow, Anna (Choreographer)Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911 (Composer)Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849 (Composer)Anna Sokolow's Players Project (Company) (Performer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-03-23
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Program of dances: Alone. Music: Gustav Mahler (Symphony no. 5). -- Annabelle Lee. Music: Frédéric Chopin (Nocturne in E flat, Op. 9, no. 2). -- Solo. Music: Joseph Reiser. -- A dream within a dream. Music: Mahler (Symphony no. 5). -- The bells. Music: Mahler (Symphony no. 5). -- Homage. Music: Reiser.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2294Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3650 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesVenue: Videotaped in performance for the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image by Penny Ward/Video at H. B. Playwrights Foundation Theater, New York, on March 23, 1993, with the assistance of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and New York State Council on the Arts. Presented by H. B. Playwrights Foundation, Inc.Creation/production credits: Conception/choreography: Anna Sokolow. Original music/sound recording and engineering: Joseph Reiser. Dramaturg: Valarie Henry. Scenery/lighting: Rick Martin. Costumes: Tamar Cohn.Performers: Performed by Anna Sokolow's Players' Project: Jim May with Charles Black, Brett de Hart, Stacy Forsyth, Mari Mar Gomez, Julie Jin, Rebecca Milburn, Lauren Naslund, Rafael Quiles, Egypt Reale, Russell Rottkamp, and Jon Shipley. Narrator: Fritz Weaver.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (40 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY936030751-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174837Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 26f76960-7af7-0135-e01b-0498b7a860c6
Rights StatementThe copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.
Item timeline of events