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Sutton, Sheryl 1950-

Overview
Works: 58 works in 114 publications in 3 languages and 594 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Art  Music 
Roles: Performer, Narrator, Depicted, Actor, Interviewee, Other, Director, Dancer
Classifications: M1500.G537, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Sheryl Sutton
 
Most widely held works by Sheryl Sutton
Einstein on the beach the changing image of opera ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through performance and rehearsal footage, and through interviews with composer Philip Glass and designer/director Robert Wilson, this film examines the opera Einstein on the Beach
Deafman glance a work for television by Robert Wilson ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This haunting work tells a stark and stylized story of murder, using time and space, light and movement, and isolated sound in place of spoken words. The ritualistic action is both dreamlike and sinister. A somber, menacing woman washes white dishes and a gleaming carving knife, and then slowly attacks first one yong boy and then another
Beszélgetések Sheryl Suttonnal : egy párbeszed regénye by János Pilinszky ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in Hungarian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einstein on the beach by Philip Glass ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accompanying DVD contains a documentary offering insights into Einstein on the Beach, through interviews with creators composer Philip Glass and director/designer Robert Wilson, who explain some of their structural choices and the concepts behind the opera. The film features rehearsal and performance footage from the 1984 production of the opera at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. It offers a look at the creative processes of two of the most important figures in American contemporary music and theatre, and examines the evolution of the performing arts
Einstein on the beach ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1976 and 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is an incomplete recording of Robert Wilson and Philip Glass' opera Einstein on the beach at its premiere in Avignon
Satyagraha (uddrag) ;Akhnaten (uddrag) ;Einstein on the beach (uddrag) by Philip Glass ( Recording )
in Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Wilson and the civil wars ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A documentary about the making of Robert Wilson's multi-national epic the CIVIL warS -- an opera intended for the 1984 Olympic Arts Festival in Los Angeles. Includes excerpts from the various national sections of the opera, footage of rehearsals and workshops, and interviews with Wilson and his collaborators" -- robertwilson.com
A letter for Queen Victoria an opera in four acts[--Belgrade performance] by Robert Wilson ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Very early rehearsals for A letter for Queen Victoria in which the performers work on developing the text, movements, and overall structure of the piece
Einstein on the beach - highlights by Philip Glass ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A letter for Queen Victoria an opera in four acts[--Paris performance by Robert Wilson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Songs by Philip Glass ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einstein on the beach an opera in four acts ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Einstein on the beach : opera in 4 acts ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Medea in prologue and five acts[--Washington open rehearsal 1981-03-01] by Robert Wilson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1981 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and times of Joseph Stalin an opera [1973-12-21] ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This all-night performance was a final grand statement of Wilson's work with his original ensemble, the Byrd Hoffman School of Byrds. Incorporating scenes from The king of Spain, The life and times of Sigmund Freud, Deafman glance, [Program prologue now,] and KA Mountain, Wilson devised a remarkable structure in which the play's first three acts subtly mirrored its last three acts, and its central act (the fourth) became a pivot around which the others revolved. The play interweaves surrealistic takes on Stalin's life with other dream-like renderings of life in the twentieth century, all presented within the elaborate stage artifice of the Victorian age." -- robertwilson.com
Deafman glance [--excerpts] ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une femme noire de dos fait face à une fenêtre. Elle nettoie de la vaisselle propre, blanche. Par des gestes d'une précision maniaque, elle remplit un verre de lait. Très lentement, elle franchit un couloir qui semble interminable. Un enfant lit sur une chaise dans le coin d'une pièce, la femme lui tend le verre de lait. Mécaniquement, elle effectue le chemin inverse. La scène se réitère au même rythme, mais la femme vêtue dʹune robe sombre tient un couteau. Sans hystérie aucune, avec la même minutie, elle poignarde lʹenfant. L'histoire, avec la même sérénité, va être reconduite sur un autre enfant à lʹétage de la maison. Tout le sujet de Deafman Glance est dans son traitement élaboré, de l'élégance du cadrage au raffinement du rythme en passant par la sobriété de la couleur. La composition de l'image garde la trace d'une recherche picturale, succession de tableaux en mouvement. Les personnages sont muets, le son des objets est amplifié. Cette amplification sonore de gestes anodins crée une atmosphère teintée de surréalisme, sensation accentuée par la répétition opiniâtre des actes de la femme
Songs from the trilogy Einstein on the beach, Satyagraha, Akhnaten by Philip Glass ( Recording )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Robert Wilson und die CIVIL WARS by Howard Brookner ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
German version of the film Robert Wilson and the CIVIL warS followed by the program da capo Anja Silja. Robert Wilson und die CIVIL WARS broadcast begins with unidentified host introducing the film
A letter for Queen Victoria an opera in four acts[--Paris performance by Robert Wilson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A letter for Queen Victoria an opera in four acts[--Paris performance by Robert Wilson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (49)
Hungarian (2)
French (1)