Mime is no object

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Mime is no object
Additional title: Mime is no object [electronic resource]
Feldman, Bob (Performer)
Glassman, Jeff (Performer)
Langerman, Deborah (Performer)
Rebitzer, Robert (Performer)
Diamond, Dennis (Contributor)
Firestone, Donald (Lighting designer)
United Mime Workers (Company) (Performer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1980
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2470
Dance Theater Workshop
Filmed performances
Content: Videotaped in performance during the New Mime series at the American Theater Laboratory, New York on September 6, 1980 by Dennis Diamond as part of the Dance Theater Workshop's Dance/Video Access project.
Creation/production credits: Creation/performance: United Mime Workers: Bob Feldman, Deborah Langerman, and Jeff Glassman. Lighting: Donald Firestone.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 videocassettes (NTSC) (60 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Mime piece (45 min.) entitled Mime is no object: the reproduction of the working day. The artists, representing stereotypes of the workingman, waitress or housewife, and judge, clergyman, or professor, demonstrate the numbing effect of contemporary jobs and roles and the exploitation of the worker by the manipulative upper classes. A fourth company member, Robert Rebitzer, joins the discussion between audience and performers which follows (ca. 15 min.)
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY827014452-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159576
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b55f93f0-6f23-0131-b57d-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1980: Issued
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  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mime is no object" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1980. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b96b0130-6f23-0131-7d11-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Mime is no object" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b96b0130-6f23-0131-7d11-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1980). Mime is no object Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b96b0130-6f23-0131-7d11-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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Mime is no object