Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam ; [and] Lecture

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Title
Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam ; [and] Lecture
Additional title: Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam (Choreographic work : Driver)
Additional title: Grand duchesses laughing (Choreographic work : Driver)
Additional title: Show (Choreographic work : Driver)
Names
Driver, Senta (Choreographer)
Wickstrom, Randy (Dancer)
Kelsall, Karen, 1962- (Dancer)
Proctor, Jeremy (Dancer)
Smith, Stefanie (Dancer)
Gee, Renouard (Dancer)
Diamond, Dennis (Videographer)
Tabachnick, Ken (Lighting designer)
Robinson, David Carl (Costume designer)
Harry (Company)
Video D Studios
Driver, Senta (Dancer)
Driver, Senta (Costume designer)
Driver, Senta (Commentator)
Collection

Senta Driver Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1989
Table of Contents
CONTENTS: Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam (approx. 25 min.). Choreography: Senta Driver. Music: Russian folk choirs of the Voronezh, Urals and the Gnesins Music-Pedagogical Institute. Costumes: Senta Driver and David Carl Robinson. Lighting: Ken Tabachnick. Perf. by Randy Wickstrom and Karen Kelsall (Avner and Rena), Jeremy Proctor and Stefanie Smith (Bud and Roxie), Driver and Renouard Gee (Lillian and Sam). -- Question-and-answer period with Driver, members of Harry, and videographer Dennis Diamond. Driver discusses the origins of the name Harry; the creation of The grand duchesses laughing, which was inspired by the choreography of William Forsythe; and her concept of double fronts in choreographing her works. She and Diamond talk about their collaboration on the multi-media work Show.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8112
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3209 (former)
Topics
Forsythe, William, 1949-
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Lectures
Notes
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York, on November 10 (?), 1989, by Dennis Diamond/Video D Studios.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (57 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY926019894-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12171922
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 169a3010-8503-0135-b495-51cadd4c2aa8
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  • 1989: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam ; [and] Lecture" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1989. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b54bf539-6def-4292-94c2-d26045f1344b

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam ; [and] Lecture" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b54bf539-6def-4292-94c2-d26045f1344b

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1989). Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam ; [and] Lecture Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b54bf539-6def-4292-94c2-d26045f1344b

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Avner, Rena, Bud and Roxie, Lillian and Sam ; [and] Lecture