WomanWorks: Beverly Blossom, Maedée Duprès, and Annabelle GamsonAdditional title: Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original DocumentationAdditional title: J'imagine (Choreographic work : Duprès)Additional title: Roads to hell (Choreographic work : King)Additional title: Four visions (Choreographic work : King)Additional title: Castles in Spain (Choreographic work : Blossom)Additional title: Besame mucho (Choreographic work : Blossom)Additional title: Filaments (Choreographic work : Duprès)Additional title: Tanzlieder (Choreographic work : Gamson)Additional title: Dad's ties (Choreographic work : Blossom)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Duprès, Maedée (choreographer,)Blossom, Beverly (choreographer,)Gamson, Annabelle (choreographer)Steinberg, Risa (dancer)Anderson, Bambi (dancer)Bernard, Sue (dancer)King, Eleanor, 1906-1991 (choreographer)Holub, Johannes (Videographer)Hornung, Richard (Costume designer)Givens, Craig (Costume designer)Garcia, Frank (Costume designer)Yoshida, Martha (Costume designer)Pitot, Genevieve, 1901-1980 (Composer)Hamlisch, Marvin (Composer)Mantell-Seidel, Andrea (Restager)Company of Solo ArtistsWomanWorks (Concert series)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1989
Table of ContentsCONTENTS. - Reel 1. Castles in Spain (9 min.) Choreography: Beverly Blossom. Music: J.S. Bach (Piano concerto no. 5: Largo) and Kurt Weill (September song) Lighting: Ted Mather. - J'imagine (5 min.) Choreography and singing: Maedée Duprès. Costumes: Craig Givens. Lighting: Peter L. Koschink. - Three solos by Eleanor King (13 min.), performed by Annabelle Gamson/Dance Solos, Inc.: Moon dances (Sick moon, Night, Moonspot). Reconstructed by Annabelle Gamson. Music: Schoenberg (Pierrot Lunaire). Costume: Frank Garcia after the original. Soloist: Sue Bernard. Roads to Hell ("Wrath"). Reconstructed by Andrea Seidel and Eleanor King from a film by Thomas Bouchard of Eleanor King. Music: Genevieve Pitot. Costume: Frank Garcia after the original. Soloist: Risa Steinberg. Air, from the cycle "Four visions". Reconstructed by Annabelle Gamson and Bambi Anderson. Soloist: Bambi Anderson. - Besame mucho (2 min.) Choreography and performance by: Beverly Blossom. Music: Consuelo Velasquez. Costume: Richard Hornung. Lighting: Ted Mather. - Reel 2. Filaments (11 min.) Choreography and performance: Maedée Duprès. Sound: John-Marc Gowans. Costume: Craig Givens. Lighting: Peter Koschink. - Tanzlieder (21 min.) Choreography: Annabelle Gamson. Music: Johannes Brahms. Costume: Martha Yoshida. Performed by: Risa Steinberg, Bambi Anderson, and Sue Bernard. - Dad's ties (5 min.) Choreography and performance: Beverly Blossom. Music:Marvin Hamlisch (The way we were). Lighting: Ted Mather. Performance assisted by Gale Ormiston.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2198Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-1906 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancestwo-dimensional moving image
NotesVideotaped in performance by Johannes Holub at the Joyce Theater, New York, Jan. 20, 1989, for the Jerome Robbins Archive with the assistance of grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 2 streaming video files (NTSC) (94 min.) : sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY896011372-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12167073Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b58989c0-4b50-0133-32e6-60f81dd2b63c
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