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Soon ; After black room ; Last night on Earth

Title
Soon ; After black room ; Last night on Earth, May 31, 1994 / performed by the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company in Haifa, Israel ; choreography by Bill T. Jones.
Publication
1994

Details

Additional Authors
  • Jones, Bill T.
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847.
  • Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950
  • Anderson, Maxwell, 1888-1959
  • Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956
  • Williams, Spencer, 1889-1965
  • Longshaw, Fred
  • Blitzstein, Marc
  • Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971
  • Stratas, Teresa
  • Lenya, Lotte
  • Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937
  • Taylor, Koko
  • Simone, Nina, 1933-2003
  • Wierzel, Robert
  • Bleckner, Ross
  • Williams, Valerie, (Dancer)
  • Acquavella, Demian
  • Aviles, Arthur
  • Coyoc, Josie
  • Cummings, Torrin
  • Geiger, Eric
  • Goldhuber, Lawrence
  • LeBlanc, Rosalynde
  • Kubert, Daniel Russell
  • Adelaide, Odile Reine
  • Saffrin, Maya
  • Woods Valdés, Andrea E.
  • Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and Company, dancer.
  • Original physical media: Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and Company, donor.
Found In
Contained in (manifestation): Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company records.
Description
1 online resource (1 video file (109 min., 27 sec.)) : sound, color
Summary
A video recording of a stage performance of Soon, After black room, Last night on Earth, and D-man in the waters by the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company in Haifa, Israel on May 31, 1994.
Uniform Title
  • D-man in the waters (Choreographic work : Jones)
  • Last night on earth (Choreographic work : Jones)
Genre/Form
  • Filmed dance.
  • Filmed performances.
Note
  • Title and date from videocassette label. There is a performance of D-man in the waters on the recording that is not listed on the label.
  • Production credits from the event program in the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company records dated May 31-June 5, 1994.
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only onsite at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Performer (note)
  • Performed by the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company: Bill T. Jones, Arthur Aviles, Josie Coyoc, Torrin Cummings, Eric Geiger, Lawrence Goldhuber, Rosalynde LeBlanc, Daniel Russell, Odile Reine-Adelaide, Maya Saffrin, Andrea E. Woods.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in Haifa, Israel on May 31, 1994.
Contents
Soon / choreography: Bill T. Jones ; music: September song, written by Kurt Weill and Maxwell Anderson, sung by Lotte Lenya; Nanna's lied, written by Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht, sung by Teresa Stratas; Blue spirit blues, written by S. Williams, sung by Bessie Smith; Reckless blues, written by Fred Longshaw, sung by Bessie Smith; Speak low, written by Kurt Weill and Ogden Nash, sung by Lotte Lenya ; costumes: Joseph/Jones ; additional duet costumes built by: Valerie Williams ; lighting: Robert Wierzel ; performed by Arthur Aviles and Eric Geiger (starts at 00:17, 18 min.) -- After black room / choreography: Bill T. Jones ; costumes: The Company ; lighting: Robert Wierzel ; performed by: Arthur Aviles and Eric Geiger, Torrin Cummings, Rosalynde LeBlanc and Daniel Russell, Lawrence Goldhuber and Maya Saffrin, Odile Reine-Adelaide and Andrea E. Woods (starts at 18:55, 26 min.) -- Last night on Earth / choreography: Bill T. Jones ; music by: Moore and Thread, Let the good times roll, sung by Koko Taylor and her blues machine; Kurt Weill, Bertolt Brecht and Marc Blitzstein, Pirate Jenny sung by Nina Simone; Nix, Irving Music, Going back to Iuka sung by Koko Taylor and her blues machine; Traditional, Nora's dove sung by Bill T. Jones ; costume: The Company ; set design: Ors Bleckner ; lighting: Robert Wierzel ; performed by Bill T. Jones (starts at 46:00, 25 min.) -- D-man in the waters / choreography: Bill T. Jones ; music: Felix Mendelssohn ; costumes: The company ; lighting: Robert Wierzel ; performed by The Company (starts at 1:12:00, 35 min.).
OCLC
1430199728
Title
Soon ; After black room ; Last night on Earth, May 31, 1994 / performed by the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company in Haifa, Israel ; choreography by Bill T. Jones.
Production
1994
Country of Producing Entity
United States
Playing Time
014927
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Digital File Characteristics
video file
Cast
Performed by the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company: Bill T. Jones, Arthur Aviles, Josie Coyoc, Torrin Cummings, Eric Geiger, Lawrence Goldhuber, Rosalynde LeBlanc, Daniel Russell, Odile Reine-Adelaide, Maya Saffrin, Andrea E. Woods.
Event
Recorded in Haifa, Israel on May 31, 1994.
Original Version
Electronic reproduction of (manifestation): Soon ; After black room ; Last night on Earth, 1994. 1 videocassette (109 min., 27 sec.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. (SPEC AMI ID)322935
Local Note
Dance company identifier on original item label: P9405311
Added Author
Choreography (work): Jones, Bill T. Soon.
Choreography (work): Jones, Bill T. After black room.
Music (work): Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Octet, violins (4), violas (2), cellos (2), op. 20, E♭ major.
Weill, Kurt, 1900-1950, composer.
Anderson, Maxwell, 1888-1959, composer.
Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956, composer.
Williams, Spencer, 1889-1965, composer.
Longshaw, Fred, composer.
Blitzstein, Marc, composer.
Nash, Ogden, 1902-1971, composer.
Stratas, Teresa, singer.
Lenya, Lotte, singer.
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937, singer.
Taylor, Koko, singer.
Simone, Nina, 1933-2003, singer.
Wierzel, Robert, lighting designer, set designer.
Bleckner, Ross, set designer.
Williams, Valerie, (Dancer), costume designer.
Acquavella, Demian, costume designer.
Jones, Bill T., performer.
Aviles, Arthur, dancer.
Coyoc, Josie, dancer.
Cummings, Torrin, dancer.
Geiger, Eric, dancer.
Goldhuber, Lawrence, dancer.
LeBlanc, Rosalynde, dancer.
Kubert, Daniel Russell, dancer.
Adelaide, Odile Reine, dancer.
Saffrin, Maya, dancer.
Woods Valdés, Andrea E., dancer.
Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and Company, dancer.
Original physical media: Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane and Company, donor.
Added Title
Choreography (work): D-man in the waters (Choreographic work : Jones)
Choreography (work): Last night on earth (Choreographic work : Jones)
Found In:
Contained in (manifestation): Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company records.
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