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Crankhouse [videorecording].

Title
Crankhouse [videorecording].
Publication
1988.

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disc 1Moving imageUse in libraryAvailable*MGZIDVD 5-2577 disc 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
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Description
2 videodiscs (NTSC) (56 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
Crankhouse (Choreographic work : Self)
Alternative Title
  • Capri c'est fini.
  • Faith can move mountains.
  • Hold my hand.
  • I don't know enough about you.
  • Pansy in my garden.
  • Security.
  • Siboney.
  • Teach me tonight.
  • Why can't you behave?
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Presented by Dance Theater Workshop as part of the Spring Events 1988.
  • Music for Hotwire is "Why can't you behave?" sung by Ella Fitzgerald.
  • Music for Pansy is "A pansy in my garden" sung by Abe Burrows.
  • Music for The understudy is "I don't know enough about you" sung by Peggy Lee and "Teach me tonight" and "Faith can move mountains" sung by Nat King Cole.
  • Music for Cocks is "Capri c'est fini" and "Siboney," performed by Lola Flores.
  • Music for The mirror is Excerpts from Fünf Sätze für Streichquartett, Op. 5 by Anton Webern and "Security," sung by Etta James.
  • Music for Nocturne is "Hold my hand," sung by Nat King Cole.
Credits (note)
  • Created by Frank Moore and Jim Self; costumes realized by Maria Stefanatos; lighting, Phil Sandström.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on June 1, 1988.
Funding (note)
  • This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
Contents
  • Disc 1 (31 min.): Hotwire (ca. 8 min.) / performed by Jim Self -- Pansy (ca. 8 min.) / performed by Daniel Peters -- The theory of poetry / text, Wallace Stevens ; performed by Self and Peters -- The understudy (ca. 15 min.) / performed by Self and Peters.
  • Disc 2 (26 min.): Cocks (7 min.) / performed by Self and Peters -- The mirror (13 min.) / music, Anton Webern ; performed by Self and Peters -- Nocturne (6 min.).
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-2577
Title
Crankhouse [videorecording].
Imprint
1988.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Credits
Created by Frank Moore and Jim Self; costumes realized by Maria Stefanatos; lighting, Phil Sandström.
Performer
Performed by Jim Self and Daniel Peters.
Event
Videotaped in performance by Video D Studios at Dance Theater Workshop's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, on June 1, 1988.
Funding
This videorecording was preserved with support provided in part by Save America's Treasures through a partnership between the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
System Details
DVD.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIC 9-3659.
Local Subject
Bird dances.
Added Author
Self, Jim, 1954- Creator
Self, Jim, 1954- Performer
Peters, Daniel. Performer
Burrows, Abe, 1910-1985. Singer
Lee, Peggy, 1920-2002. Singer
Fitzgerald, Ella. Singer
Cole, Nat King, 1919-1965. Singer
James, Etta, 1938-2012, singer.
Flores, Lola. Performer
Moore, Frank. Creator
Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955. Author
Sandström, Phil. Lighting designer
Webern, Anton, 1883-1945. Sätze, violins, viola, cello, op. 5
Stefanatos, Maria. Costume designer
Dance Theater Workshop.
Video D Studios.
Added Title
Crankhouse (Choreographic work : Self)
Why can't you behave?
Pansy in my garden.
I don't know enough about you.
Teach me tonight.
Faith can move mountains.
Siboney.
Capri c'est fini.
Hold my hand.
Security.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-2577
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