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Duck's Breath Mystery Theatre San Francisco, California

Title
Duck's Breath Mystery Theatre [videorecording] : San Francisco, California / directed by Bill Allard ; presented by Dance Theater Workshop in association with the National Performance Network.
Publication
c1987.

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Additional Authors
  • Allard, Bill.
  • Turner, Jim.
  • Jones, O-Lan.
  • Stone, Catherine.
  • Gwinn, Deborah.
  • McVerry, Maureen.
  • Martell, Leon.
  • Shoales, Ian, 1949-
  • Dance Theater Workshop.
  • Video D Studios.
  • Duck's Breath Mystery Theatre.
  • National Performance Network.
Description
2 videodiscs (NTSC) (105 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
Five performance art theater pieces.
Alternative Title
  • Randee of the redwoods
  • Women in high heels moving heavy equipment
  • Oozami!
  • Poetry of Grudge Hansen
  • Ian Shoales in Table for one
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • "The out-of-towners, 1987"-- DVD opening credits.
  • Disc 1 (ca. 52 min.): Randee of the redwoods, Women in high heels moving heavy equipment, Oozami. Disc 2 (ca. 53 min.): The poetry of Grudge Hansen, Ian Shoales in Table for one.
  • Oozami! is based on characters created by Leon Martell.
Credits (note)
  • Music directed by J. Raoul Brody ; sets and props by Greg Duncan, Carleen Duncan and Stuart Chapman ; costumes by Laura Hazlett ; lighting design by Elizabeth Brody.
  • Videographer, Video D Studios.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop, New York, on Sept. 18, 1987.
System Details (note)
  • DVD.
Contents
  • Randee of the redwoods (ca. 19 min.) / written and performed by Jim Turner.
  • Women in high heels moving heavy equipment (ca. 7 min.) / An Overtone Theatre production ; written by O-Lan Jones, Catherine Stone, Deborah Gwinn, Maureen McVerry ; performed by O-Lan Jones, Deborah Gwinn, Catherine Stone, Maria Manhattan.
  • Oozami! (New York premiere) (ca. 23 min.) / written by the cast: Leon Martell (Congo Bob), Merle Kessler (the phantom astronaut), Deborah Gwinn (Ninja wife), O-Lan Jones (Charlotte Obsession), Bill Allard (Mr. Nifty), Raoul (Raoul).
  • The poetry of Grudge Hansen (ca. 8 min.) / written and performed by Jim Turner.
  • Ian Shoales in Table for one (New York premiere) (ca. 42 min.) / written by Merle Kessler with special material by Jim Turner and the cast ; performers, Merle Kessler (Ian Shoales) ; chorus: Deborah Gwinn, O-Lan Jones, Leon Martell ; Jim Turner (Clorox) ; Raoul (Raoul) ; ex-girlfriends: Catherine Stone and Maria Manhattan.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3547
OCLC
192022411
Title
Duck's Breath Mystery Theatre [videorecording] : San Francisco, California / directed by Bill Allard ; presented by Dance Theater Workshop in association with the National Performance Network.
Imprint
c1987.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
System Details
DVD.
Event
Videotaped in performance at Dance Theater Workshop, New York, on Sept. 18, 1987.
Credits
Music directed by J. Raoul Brody ; sets and props by Greg Duncan, Carleen Duncan and Stuart Chapman ; costumes by Laura Hazlett ; lighting design by Elizabeth Brody.
Videographer, Video D Studios.
Added Author
Allard, Bill. Director
Allard, Bill. Performer
Turner, Jim. Performer
Jones, O-Lan. Performer
Stone, Catherine. Performer
Gwinn, Deborah. Performer
McVerry, Maureen. Performer
Martell, Leon. Performer
Shoales, Ian, 1949- Performer
Dance Theater Workshop.
Video D Studios.
Duck's Breath Mystery Theatre.
National Performance Network.
Added Title
Randee of the redwoods
Women in high heels moving heavy equipment
Oozami!
Poetry of Grudge Hansen
Ian Shoales in Table for one
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-3547
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