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A midsummer night's dream [videorecording]

Title
A midsummer night's dream [videorecording] / Free Shakespeare in the Park/Festival Latino in New York, The Delacorte Theater, New York Shakespeare Festival in association with New York Telephone and with the cooperation of the City of New York, Joseph Papp presents Teatro Do Ornitorrinco; associate producer, Jason Steven Cohen ; [written by] William Shakespeare ; directed, translated and adapted by Cacá Rosset ; Oscar Ciccone and Cecilia Vega, Festival Latino directors ; [video producer, the New York Shakespeare Festival]
Publication
New York, 1991.

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Videodisc 7Moving imageBy appointment only NCOV 5005 Videodisc 7Offsite
Videodiscs 1 and 2Moving imageBy appointment only NCOV 5005 Videodiscs 1 and 2Offsite
Videodiscs 3 and 4Moving imageBy appointment only NCOV 5005 Videodiscs 3 and 4Offsite
Videodiscs 5 and 6Moving imageBy appointment only NCOV 5005 Videodiscs 5 and 6Offsite

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Description
7 videodiscs (DVD) (470 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival.
Series Statement
Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival Moving Image Collection
Alternative Title
Sonho de uma noite de verão
Subjects
Genre/Form
Drama.
Note
  • These videos separated from the New York Shakespeare Festival collection, *T-Mss 1993-028.
  • Production credits from program, dated August 1991.
  • Copy of program available.
  • Sound quality is somewhat faint.
Access (note)
  • Restricted to qualified researchers.
Credits (note)
  • Lighting, Peter Kaczorowksi ; assistant director, Maria Alice Vergueiro ; choreography, Val Folly ; musical director, Duca Franca ; circus coach, José Wilson Leite ; gymnastic coach, Regina Oliveira ; fencing coaches, Peter Gidali and Erwin Leibl ; skating coach, Luciano Marcelo Coutinho.
Performer (note)
  • José Rubens Chachá, Christiane Tricerri, Mario César Camargo, Elaine Garcia, Rubens Caribé, Richard Homuth, Carolina N. Ribeiro, Anton Chaves, Tácito Rocha, Cacá Rosset, Ary França, Augusto Pompeo, Gerson Steves.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, New York, N.Y. over two evenings ca. August 1991.
Biography (note)
  • Started in 1976 by Oscar Ciccone and Cecilia Vega, the Festival Latino in New York became part of the New York Shakespeare Festival in 1984. Billed in a 1988 program as "the most important cultural event in the United States of America," the festival supported the "full range of Latino dramaturgy" in the United States with work intended to engage the contemporary Latino audience and promote cross cultural understanding. Annual festivals featured a mix of theater, dance, music and film from Spain, Portugal and Latin America, performed in Spanish, English, Italian and Portuguese, or in combination.
Language (note)
  • Performed in Portuguese (without translation) and English.
Contents
Videocassette one (120 min.): 1st night -- Videocassette two (265 min.): 1st night, 2nd night -- Videocasette 3 (85 min.): 2nd night.
Call Number
NCOV 5005
Title
A midsummer night's dream [videorecording] / Free Shakespeare in the Park/Festival Latino in New York, The Delacorte Theater, New York Shakespeare Festival in association with New York Telephone and with the cooperation of the City of New York, Joseph Papp presents Teatro Do Ornitorrinco; associate producer, Jason Steven Cohen ; [written by] William Shakespeare ; directed, translated and adapted by Cacá Rosset ; Oscar Ciccone and Cecilia Vega, Festival Latino directors ; [video producer, the New York Shakespeare Festival]
Imprint
New York, 1991.
Series
Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival Moving Image Collection
Access
Restricted to qualified researchers.
Credits
Lighting, Peter Kaczorowksi ; assistant director, Maria Alice Vergueiro ; choreography, Val Folly ; musical director, Duca Franca ; circus coach, José Wilson Leite ; gymnastic coach, Regina Oliveira ; fencing coaches, Peter Gidali and Erwin Leibl ; skating coach, Luciano Marcelo Coutinho.
Cast
José Rubens Chachá, Christiane Tricerri, Mario César Camargo, Elaine Garcia, Rubens Caribé, Richard Homuth, Carolina N. Ribeiro, Anton Chaves, Tácito Rocha, Cacá Rosset, Ary França, Augusto Pompeo, Gerson Steves.
Event
Videotaped at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, New York, N.Y. over two evenings ca. August 1991.
Summary
A production of Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dream presented by the Brazilian theater group Teatro Do Ornitorrinco, as part of the New York Shakespeare Festival's, Festival Latino in New York. Two performances taped over two evenings are included.
Biography
Started in 1976 by Oscar Ciccone and Cecilia Vega, the Festival Latino in New York became part of the New York Shakespeare Festival in 1984. Billed in a 1988 program as "the most important cultural event in the United States of America," the festival supported the "full range of Latino dramaturgy" in the United States with work intended to engage the contemporary Latino audience and promote cross cultural understanding. Annual festivals featured a mix of theater, dance, music and film from Spain, Portugal and Latin America, performed in Spanish, English, Italian and Portuguese, or in combination.
Language
Performed in Portuguese (without translation) and English.
Added Author
Papp, Joseph, producer.
Rosset, Cacá, director.
Rosset, Cacá, performer.
Ciccone, Oscar, producer.
Vega, Cecilia, producer.
Kaczorowski, Peter, lighting designer.
Folly, Val, choreographer.
Franca, Duca, conductor.
Vergueiro, Mary Alice, assistant director.
Leite, José Wilson, circus coach.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Midsummer night's dream. Portuguese.
Oliveira, Regina, gymnastic coach.
Gidali, Peter, fencing coach.
Leibl, Erwin, fencing coach.
Cohen, Jason Steven, producer.
Coutinho, Luciano Marcelo, skating coach.
Camargo, Mario César, performer.
Chachá, José Rubens, performer.
Chaves, Anton, performer.
Tricerri, Christiane, performer.
Garcia, Elaine, performer.
Caribé, Rubens, performer.
Homuth, Richard, performer.
França, Ary, performer.
Pompeo, Augusto, performer.
Ribeiro, Carolina N., performer.
Rocha, Tácito, performer.
Steves, Gerson, performer.
New York Shakespeare Festival Public Theater.
Festival Latino en Nueva York.
Added Title
Sonho de uma noite de verão
Gift of the Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival.
Research Call Number
NCOV 5005
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