MinEvent: A Film by Charles Atlas

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Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Additional title: MinEvent (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Cross currents (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Un Jour Ou Deux(Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Scramble (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Loose time (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Monk's tale (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Winterbranch (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Overpopulation (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (choreographer.)
Atlas, Charles (director.)
Behrman, David (composer.)
King, John, 1953 November 28- (composer.)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938-
Wolff, Christian, 1934-
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (set designer.)
Skinner, Marsha (costume designer.)
Byrne, Megan (lighting designer.)
Copeland, Katherine (line producer.)
Alterman, Jarred (director of photography.)
Fogel, Glen (additional cameraperson.)
Harlow, Mike (additional cameraperson.)
Messaros, Evan A (utility/sound.)
Thorson, Josh (production assistant.)
Richards, Cathy (production assistant.)
Atlas, Charles (editor.)
Fogel, Glen (editor.)
Johnson, Josh (production manager.)
Byrne, Megan (lighting director.)
Moore, Stephan (music recording.)
Finke, Anna (wardrobe supervisor.)
Cunningham, Merce (artistic director.)
Cage, John (founding music director.)
Swinston, Robert (assistant to the choreographer.)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (music director.)
Carlson, Trevor (executive director.)
Wilhelms, Rebecca (company manager.)
Wichern, Lynn (chief financial officer.)
Vaughan, David, 1924- (archivist.)
Andrieux, Cédric (dancer.)
Bokaer, Jonah (dancer.)
Boudreau, Lisa (dancer.)
Collwes, Brandon (dancer.)
Cunningham, Julie Dawn (dancer.)
Desjardins, Emma (dancer.)
Farmer, Holley (dancer.)
Mitchell, Rashaun (dancer.)
Goggans, Jennifer (dancer.)
Mizuta, Koji (dancer.)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (dancer.)
Swinston, Robert (dancer.)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (dancer.)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Place: Produced by Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Date Captured: 2008
Table of Contents
This 'MinEvent' consists of brief choreographic excerpts from various Cunningham works, combined and performed within a single piece. The works in this instance include: Cross Currents (1964), Un Jour Ou Deux (1973), Scramble (1967), Loose Time (2002), Monk's Tale (2004), Winterbranch (1964), Overpopulation (2002).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4496
two-dimensional moving image
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: Cunningham Dance Foundation Presents
Title provided by cataloger, based on information within content; statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.
Creation/production credits: Merce Cunningham, choreographer; Charles Atlas, director; David Behrman, John King, Takehisa Kosugi, Christian Wolff, music; Robert Rauschenberg, decor; Marsha Skinner, costumes; Megan Byrne, lighting; Katherine Copeland, line producer; Jarred Alterman, director of photography;, Glen Fogel, Mike Harlow, additional cameras; Evan A. Messaros, utility/sound; Josh Thorson, Cathy Richards, production assistants; Charles Atlas, Glen Fogel, editing; Josh Johnson, production manager; Megan Byrne, lighting director; Stephan Moore, music recording; Anna Finke, wardrobe supervisor; Merce Cunningham, artistic director; John Cage (1912-1992), founding music director; Robert Swinston, assistant to the choreographer; Takehisa Kosugi, music director; Trevor Carlson, executive director; Rebecca Wilhelms, company manager; Lynn Wichern, chief financial officer; David Vaughan, archivist.
Performers: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Brandon Collwes, Julie Cunningham, Emma Desjardins, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Mizuta, Marcie Munnerlyn, Robert Swinston, Andrea Weber, dancers. Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Venue: Recorded 2008. New York City.
System details: Streaming video.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (57 min) : sound, color
A film, directed by Charles Atlas, of the Merce Cunningham work MinEvent (2006).
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 930141464
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20843133
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2c0776a0-a99f-0133-f725-60f81dd2b63c
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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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "MinEvent" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/38b22b40-a99f-0133-eddc-60f81dd2b63c

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "MinEvent" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/38b22b40-a99f-0133-eddc-60f81dd2b63c

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