Alwin Nikolais Streamed Media – OHIO University Libraries

Collection: Alwin Nikolais and Murray Louis Papers Mss 181
Series: 4. Moving Image Series
Sub series:  4.3 Streamed Media Files

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still photo of dancers in dance titled CrucibleCrucibleTitle: Crucible
Date: 5/17/85

Duration: 16 minutes

Venue: Nikolais/Louis Foundation for Dance studio, 33 East 18th Street, New York, NY

Choreography, Costume and Lighting Design and Direction by: Alwin Nikolais

Performed by: Alberto Del Saz, Susie Goldman, Timothy Harling, William Harren, Joy Hintz, Susan Kline, Christine Lamb, Lynn Lesniak, James Murphy, Raul Trujillo

Music by: Alwin Nikolais

Premiere: The American Dance Festival, Page Auditorium, Duke University, Chapel Hill, North Carolina on June 13, 1985. The work was commissioned by the American Dance Festival


still photo of dancers in dance titled Persons and StructuresTitle: Persons and Structures
Date: 12/12/87

Duration: 10 minutes

Venue: Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY

Choreography, Costume and Lighting Design and Direction by: Alwin Nikolais

Performed by: James Aarons, Paula Aarons, Alberto Del Saz, Susie Goldman, Timothy Harling, Susan Kline, Christine Lamb, Lynn Lesniak, James Murphy, Raul Trujillo

Music by: David Gregory

Premiere: City Center Theater, New York City, on February 17, 1984. Commissioned by the Columbia-Princeton Electronic Music Center, with assistance from the Alice M. Ditson Fund


still photo of dancers in dance titled Arc en CielTitle: Arc en Ciel
Date: 12/26/87

Duration: 15 minutes

Venue: Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY

Choreography, Costume and Lighting Design by: Alwin Nikolais

Performed by: Christopher Strauss, Alberto Del Saz, Rob McWilliams, Edward Akio Taketa

Music by: Alwin Nikolais

Premiere: Paris Opera House, May 29, 1987. Commissioned by the Paris Opera House


still photo of dancers in dance titled IntradosTitle: Intrados
Date: 11/1/89

Duration: 11 minutes

Venue: Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY

Choreography, Costume and Lighting Design by: Alwin Nikolais

Performed by: Edward Akio Taketa, Christopher Stauss, Kay Anderson, Alberto Del Saz, Sylvie Francisci, Sara Hook, Carol Mead, Marcia Menefee Bain, James Murphy, Noel Reiss, Daniel Shapiro, Demetrios Tryforos

Music by: Alwin Nikolais

Premiere: Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY. Intrados was made possible, in part, by grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York State Council on the Arts


TempleTitle: Temple
Date: 1/22/92

Duration: 10 minutes

Venue: Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY

Choreography, Costume and Lighting Design by: Alwin Nikolais

Performed by:

Music by: Alwin Nikolais

Premiere: Teatro del la Zarzuela, Madrid, Spain, September 20, 1974. Temple, Opus #125 was created through a grant from the Rockefeller Foundation.


KaleidoscopeTitle: Suite from Kaleidoscope: Discs, Pole, Clothes
Date: 7/22/93

Duration: 23 minutes

Venue: Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY

Choreography, Costume and Lighting Design by: Alwin Nikolais

Performed by: Discs: Alberto Del Saz, Kay Andersen, Simona Bucci, Donna Marie Scro, Stephanie Scopelitis, Joelle Van Sickle, Karen Sfrit, Peter Kyle, Eric Dunlap, Clarence Brooks. Pole: Simona Bucci, Alberto Del Saz. Clothes: Alberto Del Saz, Kay Andersen, Simona Bucci, Donna Marie Scro, Stephanie Scopelitis, Joelle Van Sickle, Karen Sfrit, Peter Kyle, Eric Dunlap, Clarence Brooks

Music by: Alwin Nikolais.

Premiere: Henry Street Playhouse, New York City, May 25, 1956.

Note: Discs and Pole are from original production. Clothes is from a 1986 revival.


GalleryTitle: Gallery: Opening, Masks, Sextet, Clowns, Dangle Dance, Finale
Date: 7/27/93

Duration: 31 minutes

Venue: Joyce Theater, 175 Eighth Avenue, New York City, NY

Choreography, Costume and Lighting Design by: Alwin Nikolais

Performed by: Opening: Alberto Del Saz, Kay Andersen, Simona Bucci, Donna Marie Scro, Stephanie Scopelitis, Joelle Van Sickle, Karen Sfrit, Peter Kyle, Eric Dunlap, Clarence Brooks. Masks: Stephanie Scopelitis, Donna Marie Scro. Sextet: Clarence Brooks, Simona Bucci, Eric Dunlap, Peter Kyle. Clowns: Kay Andersen, Alberto Del Saz. Dancle Dance: Alberto Del Saz, Kay Andersen, Simona Bucci, Donna Marie Scro, Stephanie Scopelitis, Joelle Van Sickle, Karen Sfrit, Peter Kyle, Eric Dunlap, Clarence Brooks. Finale: Alberto Del Saz, Kay Andersen, Simona Bucci, Donna Marie Scro, Stephanie Scopelitis, Joelle Van Sickle, Karen Sfrit, Peter Kyle, Eric Dunlap, Clarence Brooks

Music by: Alwin Nikolais

Premiere: Beacon Theatre, New York City, April 19, 1978