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Limon Dance Company

Alternative title
Moor’s Pavane, The
Synopsis
Three dances by the Limon Dance Company - Champion (Maslow), The Winged (Limon) and The Moor’s Pavane (Limon). The Moor’s Pavane (24 mins) is staged and directed by Sarah Stackhouse and directed and edited for video by Johannes Holub. Music by Henry Purcell arranged by Simon Sadoff. Carlos Orta is The Moor and Bradon McDonald, His Friend.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Recording date
15 Oct 1999
Duration
101 mins

Credits

Director
Johannes Holub; Sarah Stackhouse
Music
Henry Purcell; Simon Sadoff
Costume
Pauline Lawrence
Choreographer
José Limón
Cast
Carlos OrtaThe Moor (Othello)
Roxane D’OrleansThe Moor’s Wife (Desdemona)
Bradon McDonaldHis Friend (Iago)
Carla MaxwellThe Friend’s Wife (Emilia)

Additional Details

Theatre
Joyce Theatre, New York
Theatre company
Limon Dance Company
Production type
Dance
Plays
Othello
Subjects
Dance
Keywords
ballet; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Archive

Name

Dance Collection, Jerome Robbins Dance Division

Email
dance@nypl.org
Web
http://www.nypl.org/research/lpa/dan/dan.html External site opens in new window
Phone
212 870 1657
Fax
212 870 1869
Address
New York Library for the Performing Arts
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York
NY 10023 7498

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