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The Bessies [electronic resource] : the seventh annual New York Dance & Performance Awards

Title
The Bessies [electronic resource] : the seventh annual New York Dance & Performance Awards / presented by Dance Theater Workshop.
Publication
c1990.
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Description
4 streaming video files (NTSC) (183 min.) : sd., col.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Dance Theater Workshop.
Uniform Title
Kiss (Choreographic work : Marshall)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Special event coverage and commentary.
  • Video.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Performer (note)
  • Co-hosts: Jerri Allyn and Laurie Carlos.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, on September 12, 1990, by Video D Studios.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Contents
  • Cassette 1 (ca. 58 min.). [Speech on homophobia and censorship in the arts] / by unidentified woman and man ; replaces When push comes to shove, the scheduled presentation by Holly Hughes.
  • Welcome and warnings / by David R. White, executive director and producer, Dance Theater Workshop.
  • Opening remarks / by Jerri Allyn and Laurie Carlos.
  • [Statement by ACT UP].
  • Visual [and] lighting design awards / presented by Tony Giovannetti and Frank Moore to Susanne Poulin, Matthew Yokobosky, Roma Flowers, and Liz Prince.
  • Special citation 1 / presented by Deborah Jowitt to Annabelle Gamson.
  • Cassette 2 (ca. 43 min.). Meanwhile-- [excerpt] / written and performed by Paul Zaloom ; directed by Donny Osman.
  • Composer awards / presented by Lenny Pickett to Max Roach, Hans-Peter Kuhn, A. Leroy, Mimi Goese.
  • Special citation 2 / presented by Eiko to Beate Gordon.
  • Tribute to Ethyl Eichelberger (1945-1990) / by Black-eyed Susan.
  • [Songs] / performed by The Flirtations.
  • Cassette 3 (ca. 57 min.). Spacehold / choreography, Elizabeth Streb ; lighting, Heather Carson ; performed by members of Ringside [six dancers listed on frame ; only four appear].
  • Special citation 3 / presented by Jessica Hagedorn to Martha Wilson.
  • Performer awards / presented by Vicky Shick and Nicky Paraiso to Penny Hutchinson, Victoria Finlayson, Jonathan Riseling, Louise Smith, Arthur Armijo, Gail Turner.
  • Excerpt from White chocolate: Trip 1 trip 2 trip 3 / choreography, Laurie Carlos ; performed by Susan McKeever and Dor Greene.
  • Choreographer/creator awards / presented by John Kelly and Bebe Miller to Wim Vandekeybus. Continued on cassette 4.
  • Cassette 4 (ca. 25 min.). Choreographer/creator awards, continued / presented to Eiko and Koma, Robbie McCauley, Garth Fagan (accepted by Mary Hinkson), Karen Finley, Ulysses Dove, Mark Morris, Margarita Guergué and Hahn Rowe, Pat Oleszko.
  • Closing remarks / by Jerri Allyn and Laurie Carlos.
  • Kiss / choreography, Susan Marshall ; music, Arvo Pärt (Cantus in memory of Benjamin Britten) ; lighting, Mitchell Bogard ; danced by Kathy Casey and Arthur Armijo.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 8450
Title
The Bessies [electronic resource] : the seventh annual New York Dance & Performance Awards / presented by Dance Theater Workshop.
Imprint
c1990.
Event
Videotaped in performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York, on September 12, 1990, by Video D Studios.
Performer
Co-hosts: Jerri Allyn and Laurie Carlos.
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 9-6036.
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Allyn, Jerri. Host. Speaker
Carlos, Laurie. Host
Carlos, Laurie. Speaker
Carlos, Laurie, choreographer.
White, David R. Speaker
Giovannetti, Tony. Speaker
Moore, Frank. Speaker
Poulin, Susanne. Honoree
Yokobosky, Matthew. Honoree
Flowers, Roma. Honoree
Prince, Liz, 1961- Honoree
Jowitt, Deborah, speaker.
Gamson, Annabelle. Honoree
Zaloom, Paul. Author
Zaloom, Paul. Performer
Pickett, Lenny. Speaker
Roach, Max, 1924-2007. Honoree
Kühn, Hans Peter, 1952- Honoree
Leroy, A. Honoree
Goese, Mimi. Honoree
Otake, Eiko, speaker.
Gordon, Beate. Honoree
Black-Eyed Susan. Speaker
Eichelberger, Ethyl, 1945-1990. Honoree
Hagedorn, Jessica Tarahata, 1949- Speaker
Wilson, Martha, 1947- Honoree
Shick, Vicky. Speaker
Paraiso, Nicky. Speaker
Hutchinson, Penny. Honoree
Riseling, Jonathan. Honoree
Finlayson, Victoria. Honoree
Smith, Louise, 1955- Honoree
Armijo, Arthur, 1960-1993. hnr, dancer.
Turner, Gail. Honoree
McKeever, Susan, dancer.
Green, Dor, dancer.
Kelly, John, 1954- Speaker
Miller, Bebe. Speaker
Vandekeybus, Wim. Honoree
McCauley, Robbie. Honoree
Fagan, Garth. Honoree
Finley, Karen. Honoree
Dove, Ulysses. Honoree
Morris, Mark, 1956- Honoree
Guergué, Margarita. Honoree
Rowe, Hahn. Honoree
Oleszko, Pat. Honoree
Casey, Kathy, dancer.
Osman, Donny. Director
Streb, Elizabeth, choreographer.
Carson, Heather. Lighting designer
Marshall, Susan, 1958- choreographer.
Pärt, Arvo. Composer
Bogard, Mitchell. Lighting designer
ACT UP (Organization)
Flirtations (A cappella group)
Ringside (Company)
Eiko and Koma. Honoree
Dance Theater Workshop.
Video D Studios.
DHCA.
Added Title
Kiss (Choreographic work : Marshall)
Gift of Dance Theater Workshop.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 8450
*MGZIC 9-6036 (former)
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