The Memory of All That: Part I, Part IIAdditional title: Memory of All That (Choreographic work : Brenner)
NamesBrenner, Janis (Choreographer)Brenner, Janis (Stage director)Barkin, Kyla (Performer)Demos, Marisa (Performer)Hellman, Sherri (Performer)Lin, Kun-Yang (Performer)Robles Tentindo, Luis de (Performer)Gainer, Bob (Performer)Gutierrez, Consuelo (Performer)Pellegrini, Carlo (Performer)Teirstein, Alice (Performer)Teitelbaum, Emma (Performer)Cheney, Elizabeth (Lighting designer)Richman, Howard (Composer)Robison, Mark (Videographer)Janis Brenner & Dancers (Performer)Character Generators/Video (Videographer)Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris (Presenter)
Janis Brenner Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1999-03-25
Table of ContentsReel 1: Part I (approximately 39 min.) -- Reel 2: Part II (38 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-6916
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: conceived, directed, and staged by Janis Brenner ; choreographed by Janis Brenner in collaboration with the performers ; presented by Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris.Content: Part I includes an introduction by Janis Brenner and a pause in the program for audience participation.Creation/production credits: Music, Howard Richman with excerpts from J.S. Bach (Cello Suite no. 1 in G Major), Meredith Monk (Jade, from Songs from the Hill), Zephryn Conte (Card Memory section), and Henry Purcell (Death is a long, long Sleep) ; opening text, Marcel Proust (remembrance of Things Past) ; poem adapted by Roger Von Oech (A Whack on the Side of the Head) ; lighting designer, Elizabeth Cheney ; videography, Character Generators ; cameraperson, Mark Robison.Performers: Performed by Janis Brenner & Dancers: Kyla Barkin, Marisa Demos, Sherri Hellman, Kun-Yang Lin, Luis Tentdido ; special guests, Bob Gainer, Consuelo Gutierrez, Carlo Pellegrini, Alice Teirstein, Emma Teitelbaum.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris, New York, N.Y., as part of the Performance on 42nd series 1999 March 25.Original version: Original format: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) ; 3/4 in.Acquisition: Gift; Janis Brenner; 2012.Biographical/historical: Premiered in its original version at UCLA as a commission from the Dance/World Arts & Cultures Department in April 1994. It premiered with its New York cast in a full-length version at the Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris on March 25, 1999.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (U-matic) (77 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19990216Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ee292230-6f18-0131-77ca-3c075448cc4b
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