Event: Teatro Verdura Palermo Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)Marclay, Christian (Composer)Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Chen, Ashley (Dancer)Cunningham, Paige (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)Kirschner, Mandy (Dancer)Minato, Koji (Dancer)Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K (Dancer)Swan, Derry (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival (Presenter)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2002
Table of ContentsDisc 1: Event [filmed in wide shot] (80 min.) -- Disc 2: Event [filmed in close shot] (81 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3617Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2133
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: *MGZIDVD 5-2133 includes both wide and close shot ; *MGZIDF 3617 only includes wide shot.Creation/production credits: Music by Takehisa Kosugi and Christian Marclay. Lighting design: Josh Johnson.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Ashley Chen, Paige Cunningham, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Mandy Kirschner, Koji Minato, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien.Venue: Recorded in performance at Teatro Verdura Palermo, Italy, on Aug. 7, 2002.Biographical/historical: Merce Cunningham's Events consist of a selection from his group and solo works performed to music and decor specially arranged for that event. Each event is performed only once, and not meant to be repeated.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (Betacam-SP) (PAL) (81 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionThis Event contains material from Scenario, Ocean, Points in space, Pictures, Installations, Trails, Roaratorio, Overpopulation. The first disc contains a recording of the Event in wide shot, and the second disc contains a recording of the Event with close ups.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 163267562NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16588184Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e87084b0-2bea-0137-c0f1-37ee371946fd
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