La empresa continua: the enterprise continues

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Title
La empresa continua: the enterprise continues
Names
Alamo, Pilar (Composer)
Malaret, Marel (Performer)
Sandström, Phil (Lighting designer)
Dance Theater Workshop (Producer)
Video D Studios (Videographer)
Revisiones, estruendo en el Nuevo Mundo (Concert series) (Producer)
Collection

Dance Theater Workshop Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1992
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8456
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6056 (former)
Topics
Dance Theater Workshop
Performance art
Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity
Drama
Genres
Filmed performances
Notes
Statement of responsibility: presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of Revisiones: Estruendo en el Nuevo Mundo ; created and performed by Pilar Alamo and Márel Malaret.
Content: Accompanied by house program.
Creation/production credits: Songs, Chimérica (music by Pilar Alamo, lyrics based on text from Las Venas Abiertas de Latinoamérica by Eduardo Galeano), Nuevo mundo (music and lyrics by Pilar Alamo), Miracle worker (music by Pilar Alamo, lyrics based on text from El arpa y la sombra by Alejo Carpentier), Language game (based on a recording of a greeting ritual of the Yanomano Indians of Brazil, documented by Judith Shapiro, 1968), It was our duty (adapted from Stephen Sondheim and Leonard Bernstein, "A boy like that" and "I have a love" from West Side Story) ; costumes, Pilar Alamo and Blanca Alamo ; lighting, Phil Sandström.
Performers: Special appearance: Renita Malone.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Out-of-Towners series, on September 25, 1992, by 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 (50 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Description
Performance art work presented as part of Revisiones, described in the program as "a collaborative effort of Pepatián, an interdisciplinary artist organization headed by Merián Soto and Pepón Osorio; Pregones Theater, directed by Rosalba Rolón, Alvan Colón-Lespier, Jorge B. Merced and Judith Rivera; and the Suitcase Fund of Dance Theater Workshop: A Project of Ideas and Means in Cross-Cultural Relations." The works in the series are intended to "'disturb and revise' post-Columbian history in a way that creates a visible identity of self and regional culture."
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F712
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14430606
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 97d8af90-84ef-0135-f870-2fbfb7d727bf
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1992: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La empresa continua" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1992. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e5b42c11-24bd-43f1-aa14-d9e3ea19265e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La empresa continua" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 13, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e5b42c11-24bd-43f1-aa14-d9e3ea19265e

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1992). La empresa continua Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e5b42c11-24bd-43f1-aa14-d9e3ea19265e

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La empresa continua