Coast zone : rehearsal, 1983-05-26

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Coast zone : rehearsal, 1983-05-26
Additional title: Coast zone (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Cunningham, Merce (choreographer.)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 19830526
Table of Contents
Coast zone, left side (26 min.) -- Coast zone, right side (26 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1901
Dance rehearsals
Filmed dance.
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Title and statement of responsibility provided by cataloger, based on original container label.
Time code visible in bottom right of picture.
Performers: Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Venue: Recorded 1983 May 26 Merce Cunningham Dance Studio at Westbeth, New York, NY.
Original version: Original format: 1 open reel videotape ; 1/2 in.
System details: Streaming video.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
1 streaming video file (53 min)
Silent, black & white
This video features a studio run-through of Coast zone, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment. The first half of the video shows the left side of the studio. The second half shows the right side of the same rehearsal.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20207764
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 071157e0-313e-0132-c292-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 19830526: Captured
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Coast zone : rehearsal, 1983-05-26" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Coast zone : rehearsal, 1983-05-26" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 20, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. Coast zone : rehearsal, 1983-05-26 Retrieved from

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Coast zone : rehearsal, 1983-05-26