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Spencer/Colton with Timothy Doyle

Title
Spencer/Colton with Timothy Doyle [electronic resource] / presented by Dance Theater Workshop.
Publication
c1993.

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Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Dance Theater Workshop Archive.
Description
2 streaming video files (NTSC) (59 min.) : sd., col.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Dance Theater Workshop.
Uniform Title
  • Hospitable remarks (Choreographic work : Colton, Doyle and Spencer)
  • Current be the pilot (Choreographic work : Colton and Spencer)
  • Five nights and a day (Choreographic work : Colton and Spencer)
  • Vagabond (Choreographic work : Colton, Doyle and Spencer)
Alternative Title
Pursuing the Pleiades
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Program title on accompanying house program: Pursuing the Pleiades.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video files only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Lighting, Peter West.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Out-of-Towners series, on September 10, 1993, by Video D Studios.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Contents
  • Reel 1. Hospitable remarks (ca. 16 min.) / conceived, choreographed and performed by Richard Colton, Timothy Doyle and Amy Spencer ; music, John Cage (Dream), Frédéric Chopin (Prelude No. 4 in E minor), Charles Trenet (Moi, j'aime le music-hall) ; based on Wants, a short story by Grace Paley ; costumes, Backbay.
  • Current be the pilot (ca. 22 min.) / choreography, Richard Colton and Amy Spencer ; music, J.S. Bach (Cantata 178) ; costumes, Christine Joly de Lotbiniere ; danced by Richard Colton, Josie Coyoc, Brian Feigenbaum, Andrew Lebeau, Denise Mostacci Sklar, Carlo Rizzo, Amy Spencer.
  • Reel 2. Five nights and a day (premiere) (ca. 21 min.) / choreography, Richard Colton and Amy Spencer ; music, Ludwig van Beethoven (Six bagatelles, Op. 126) ; costumes, Christine Joly de Lotbiniere ; cast: I, Jennifer Gelfand ; II, Amy Spencer ; III, Carlo Rizzo with Denise Mostacci Sklar and Brian Feigenbaum ; IV, Denise Mostacci Sklar, Brian Feigenbaum ; V, Brian Feigenbaum, Denise Mostacci Sklar, Carlo Rizzo, Amy Spencer, with Jennifer Gelfand ; VI, Carlo Rizzo, Amy Spencer, with Jennifer Gelfand.
  • The vagabond (ca. 21 min.) / conceived, directed and choreographed by Richard Colton, Timothy Doyle and Amy Spencer ; music, anonymous (Spanish song), Claude Debussy (Minstrels, Preludes Book 1, No. 12), Serge Rachmaninoff (Danse orientale, Op. 2, No. 2), Dmitri Shostakovich (Cello concerto No. 1, second movement) ; based on Daydreams, a short story by Anton Chekhov ; costumes, Christine Joly de Lotbiniere ; cast: Timothy Doyle (vagabond) ; Richard Colton, Jon David Weigand (constables) ; Carlo Rizzo (carpenter) ; Donna La Brecque (wife) ; Jennifer London (mother) ; Erin McMurtry (child) ; Christopher Mattox (baron) ; Amy Spencer (wayfarer) ; with Josie Coyoc, Brian Feigenbaum, Andrew Lebeau, Denise Mostacci Sklar, Peter Schmitz.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 4016
Title
Spencer/Colton with Timothy Doyle [electronic resource] / presented by Dance Theater Workshop.
Imprint
c1993.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Videotaped in performance at DTW's Bessie Schönberg Theater, New York, as part of the Out-of-Towners series, on September 10, 1993, by Video D Studios.
Credits
Lighting, Peter West.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video files only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding
Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-6052.
Additional Copy: none.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Literature and dance.
Added Author
Colton, Richard, 1951- choreographer.
Colton, Richard, 1951- director.
Colton, Richard, 1951- dancer.
Doyle, Timothy, choreographer, dancer.
Spencer, Amy, choreographer.
Spencer, Amy, dancer.
Coyoc, Josie, dancer.
Feigenbaum, Brian, dancer.
LeBeau, Andy, dancer.
Mostacci, Denise, dancer.
Rizzo, Carlo, dancer.
Gelfand, Jennifer, dancer.
Schmitz, Peter, dancer.
Cage, John. Composer
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Composer
Trenet, Charles, 1913-2001. Composer
Paley, Grace. Author
West, Peter. Lighting designer
Joly, Christine. Costume designer
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Composer
Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827. Composer
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904. Author
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918. Composer
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943. Composer
Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Composer
Spencer/Colton (Company)
Dance Theater Workshop.
Video D Studios.
DHCA.
Added Title
Pursuing the Pleiades [electronic resource]
Hospitable remarks (Choreographic work : Colton, Doyle and Spencer)
Current be the pilot (Choreographic work : Colton and Spencer)
Five nights and a day (Choreographic work : Colton and Spencer)
Vagabond (Choreographic work : Colton, Doyle and Spencer)
Gift of Dance Theater Workshop.
Found In:
Dance Theater Workshop Archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-6052 (former)
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