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Song for New York what women do while men sit knitting

Title
Song for New York [videorecording] : what women do while men sit knitting / conceived by and created in collaboration with Ruth Maleczech ; composer and musical director, Lisa Gutkin ; presented by Sundance Institute at BAM.
Publication
c2007.

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Description
1 videodisc (NTSC) (90 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Video.
  • Dance.
Note
  • "Sundance Institute Theatre Program presents" -- DVD credits.
  • "A work-in-progress concert by Mabou Mines" -- DVD credits.
  • Before the performance Philip Himberg, artistic director of the Sundance Institute Theatre Program, gives a brief history of the Sundance Theatre Program, discusses the musical, Song for New York, and introduces the creator, Ruth Maleczech.
Access (note)
  • Permission required.
Credits (note)
  • Video documentation, Character Generators Inc. ; cameraperson, Mark Robison.
  • Barge and shore sets, Julie Archer ; director of chorus, Paul Kandel ; costumes, Irina Kruzhilina ; light and video, Christine Scuilli ; sound, Roubert Kaplowitz ; choreographer, Gabrielle Malone.
  • Lyrics: Migdalia Cruz (Bronx song), Maggie Dubris (Manhattan song), Nancy Groce (Yarns), Patricia Spears Jones (Brooklyn song), Karen Kandel (Queens song), Imelda O'Reilly (Staten Island song), Sandra Garcia Rivera (setting of Spanish lyrics, Bronx song)
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at BAMcafé, Brooklyn, N.Y., as part of the Sundance Institute at BAM season, June 4, 2007.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
Source (note)
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3516
OCLC
191800548
Title
Song for New York [videorecording] : what women do while men sit knitting / conceived by and created in collaboration with Ruth Maleczech ; composer and musical director, Lisa Gutkin ; presented by Sundance Institute at BAM.
Imprint
c2007.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
System Details
DVD.
Credits
Video documentation, Character Generators Inc. ; cameraperson, Mark Robison.
Barge and shore sets, Julie Archer ; director of chorus, Paul Kandel ; costumes, Irina Kruzhilina ; light and video, Christine Scuilli ; sound, Roubert Kaplowitz ; choreographer, Gabrielle Malone.
Lyrics: Migdalia Cruz (Bronx song), Maggie Dubris (Manhattan song), Nancy Groce (Yarns), Patricia Spears Jones (Brooklyn song), Karen Kandel (Queens song), Imelda O'Reilly (Staten Island song), Sandra Garcia Rivera (setting of Spanish lyrics, Bronx song)
Performer
Singers: Simotra Simone Houston (Brooklyn song), Sophia Holman (Staten Island song), Elisa Bocanegra (Bronx song), La Tanya Hall (Queens song), Susan McKeown (Manhattan song).
Chorus: Rob Besserer, Tomé Cousin, Frank Faucette, Postell Pringle, Robbie Collier Sublett, Joshua Weidenmiller.
Musicians: Lisa Gutkin (musical director), Art Bailey (piano, keyboards, accordian, melodica, autoharp), Matt Darriau (sacophone, kaval, occarina), Zack Eldridge (percussion), Rob Henke (trumpet, tenor guitar), Todd Low (viola, erhu, waterphone), Paul Morrissett (bass, tsimbl), James Riley (guitar, banjo), Joel Thompson (saxophone, flute).
Event
Videotaped in performance at BAMcafé, Brooklyn, N.Y., as part of the Sundance Institute at BAM season, June 4, 2007.
Restricted Access
Permission required.
Source
Gift; Brooklyn Academy of Music. NN-PD
Added Author
Himberg, Philip. Speaker
Maleczech, Ruth. Creator
Gutkin, Lisa. Composer
Malone, Gabrielle, choreographer.
Houston, Simotra Simone. Singer
Holman, Sophia. Singer
Bocanegra, Elisa. Singer
Hall, La Tanya. Singer
McKeown, Susan. Singer
Besserer, Rob. Performer
Cousin, Tomé. Performer
Faucette, Frank. Performer
Pringle, Postell. Performer
Sublett, Robbie Collier. Performer
Weidenmiller, Joshua. Performer
Robison, Mark (Cameraman), videographer.
Mabou Mines (Theater group)
Sundance Institute.
Brooklyn Academy of Music.
Character Generators/Video.
Brooklyn Academy of Music. Donor NN-PD
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3516
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