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The gospel at Colonus [videorecording]

Title
The gospel at Colonus [videorecording] / Brooklyn Academy of Music, in association with Liza Lorwin and the Walker Art Center, presents ; adapted and directed by Lee Breuer ; music composed and arranged by Bob Telson.
Publication
New York, 1983.

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Videocassette 1Moving imageRestricted useCheck with staffNCOV 442 Videocassette 1Performing Arts Research Collections - TOFT
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Description
2 videocassettes (U-matic) (108 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 3/4 in.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Drama.
  • Musicals.
Note
  • "Based on an adaptation of Sophocles' Oedipus at Colonus, in the version by Robert Fitzgerald, and incorporating passages from both Sophocles' Oedipus Rex and Antigone in versions by Dudley Fitts and Robert Fitzgerald, which are published as The Oedipus Cycle of Sophocles, A Harvest/HBJ Book, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc." -- Program.
  • This production was staged as part of the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Next Wave Festival.
  • No credits on tape. Production information gathered from program.
Access (note)
  • Permission required.
Credits (note)
  • Set design by Alison Yerxa ; costumes designed by Gretta Hynd and Alison Yerxa ; lighting design by Julie Archer and Alison Yerxa ; sound design by Otts Munderloh ; special effects designed by Esquire Jauchem and Gregory Meeh.
Performer (note)
  • Morgan Freeman, Isabell Monk, Carl Lumbly, Clarence Fountain, Robert Earl Jones, Kevin Davis, Sam Butler, Jevetta Steele, Martin Jacox, Willie Rogers, Butch Heyward, Jearlyn Steele-Battle.
  • Musicians: The Bob Telson Band.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped at the Carey Playhouse, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, N.Y., Nov. 22, 1983.
Call Number
NCOV 442
Title
The gospel at Colonus [videorecording] / Brooklyn Academy of Music, in association with Liza Lorwin and the Walker Art Center, presents ; adapted and directed by Lee Breuer ; music composed and arranged by Bob Telson.
Imprint
New York, 1983.
Access
Permission required.
Credits
Set design by Alison Yerxa ; costumes designed by Gretta Hynd and Alison Yerxa ; lighting design by Julie Archer and Alison Yerxa ; sound design by Otts Munderloh ; special effects designed by Esquire Jauchem and Gregory Meeh.
Cast
Morgan Freeman, Isabell Monk, Carl Lumbly, Clarence Fountain, Robert Earl Jones, Kevin Davis, Sam Butler, Jevetta Steele, Martin Jacox, Willie Rogers, Butch Heyward, Jearlyn Steele-Battle.
Musicians: The Bob Telson Band.
Event
Videotaped at the Carey Playhouse, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, N.Y., Nov. 22, 1983.
Added Author
Sophocles. Oedipus at Colonus.
Lorwin, Liza, producer.
Lorwin, Liza, adapter.
Breuer, Lee, adapter.
Breuer, Lee, director.
Telson, Bob. Gospel at Colonus.
Telson, Bob, arranger of music.
Yerxa, Alison, set designer.
Hynd, Gretta, costume designer.
Yerxa, Alison, costume designer.
Archer, Julie, lighting designer.
Yerxa, Alison, lighting designer.
Munderloh, Otts, sound designer.
Jauchem, Esquire, special effects.
Meeh, Gregory, special effects.
Freeman, Morgan, performer.
Monk, Isabell, performer.
Lumbly, Carl, performer.
Fountain, Clarence, performer.
Jones, Robert Earl, 1904-2006, performer.
Davis, Kevin, performer.
Butler, Sam (Vocalist), performer.
Steele, Jevetta, performer.
Jacox, Martin, performer.
Rogers, Willie, performer.
Heyward, I. A, performer.
Steele-Battle, Jearlyn, performer.
Walker Art Center, producer.
Bob Telson Band, performer.
Brooklyn Academy of Music, producer.
Brooklyn Academy of Music, donor.
Research Call Number
NCOV 442
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