Roaratorio : rehearsal, 1983-10-12

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Roaratorio : rehearsal, 1983-10-12
Additional title: Roaratorio (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 19831012
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1906
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 October 12 Merce Cunningham Dance Studio at Westbeth, New York, NY.
Original version: Original format: 1 open reel videotape ; 1/2 in.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
1 streaming video file (49 min)
Silent, black & white
This video features a studio run-through of Roaratorio, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20207772
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 27f13680-313e-0132-f7cc-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
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  • 19831012: Created
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roaratorio : rehearsal, 1983-10-12" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 19831012.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roaratorio : rehearsal, 1983-10-12" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 15, 2019.

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Roaratorio : rehearsal, 1983-10-12