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[Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco]

Title
[Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco] [electronic resource]
Publication
1978.

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Details

Additional Authors
Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (28 min.) : sd., b&w
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Shela Xoregos.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
  • Plays.
Note
  • Title from information provided by Shela Xoregos.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at the Attic Theater, San Francisco, in summer 1978.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Contents
  • Turning (ca. 5 min.) / choreography, Shela Xoregos ; music, Krzysztof Penderecki ; [scenario], based on an idea by Franz Kafka [from Metamorphosis] ; costumes, Patrizia von Brandenstein or Allen Highfill ; performed by Michiyo Tanaka and Robert Arthur McWilliams.
  • Beltane, circle of stones (ca. 13 min.) / choreography and music, Shela Xoregos ; costumes, Cerinda Survant ; performed by Michiyo Tanaka, Patricia Lawton, Sandra Tanner, Holly Gottschalk, Sheoli Makara, Sandy Leeds, and Sandra Keeton. Dance work inspired by ancient Druid rites.
  • Maid to marry (ca. 10 min.) / playlet by Eugene Ionesco ; direction and choreography, David Ostwald and Shela Xoregos ; performed by Shela Xoregos, Howard Davis McNeeley, and unidentified man.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 9740
Title
[Xoregos Performing Company of San Francisco] [electronic resource]
Imprint
1978.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Videotaped in performance at the Attic Theater, San Francisco, in summer 1978.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding
Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-4436.
Additional Copy 1: 1 3/4" videocassette, copied from A.O., 9/94; in Princeton ReCAP Regular Storage.
Additional Copy 2: 1 3/4" videocassette, copied from A.O., 9/94; in Princeton ReCAP Regular Storage; was vid. viewing copy until 4/2017.
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Local Subject
Literature and dance.
Added Author
Xoregos, Shela, choreographer, composer (expression), film director.
Tanaka, Michiyo, dancer.
Keeton, Sandra, dancer.
Leeds, Sandy, dancer.
McWilliams, Robert Arthur, dancer.
McNeeley, Howard Davis, dancer.
Ostwald, David. drt, choreographer.
Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933-2020, composer (expression)
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924, author.
Survant, Cerinda, costume designer.
Ionesco, Eugène, author.
Von Brandenstein, Patrizia, costume designer.
Xoregos Dance Company (San Francisco, Calif.)
DHCA.
Added Title
Gift of Shela Xoregos.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 9740
*MGZIC 9-4436 (former)
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