Suite For Five (1953-1958): A Film by Charles Atlas

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Suite For Five (1953-1958): A Film by Charles Atlas
Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Additional title: Suite for five (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (choreographer.)
Atlas, Charles (director.)
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (costume design.)
Cage, John (composer.)
Cage, John (founding music director.)
Emmons, Beverly (lighting designer.)
Wolff, Christian, 1934- (musician.)
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.)
Moore, Stephan (music recording.)
Byrne, Megan (lighting director.)
Finke, Anna (wardrobe supervisor.)
Cunningham, Merce (artistic director.)
Swinston, Robert (assistant to the choreographer.)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (music director.)
Carlson, Trevor (executive director.)
Wilhelms, Rebecca (company manager.)
Wichern, Lynn (director of finance.)
Vaughan, David, 1924- (archivist.)
Andrieux, Cédric (dancer.)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (dancer.)
Boudreau, Lisa (dancer.)
Goggans, Jennifer (dancer.)
Mitchell, Rashaun (dancer.)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 2008
Other Date: 2008.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4501
two-dimensional moving image
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Statement of responsibility: Cunningham Dance Foundation presents
Title provided by cataloger, based on digital file content; statement of responsibility and credits taken from content.
Creation/production credits: Merce Cunningham, choreographer; John Cage, music (Music for Piano 4-19); Robert Rauschenberg, costumes; Beverly Emmons, lighting; Christian Wolff, musician; 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, editors; 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, director of finance; David Vaughan, archivist.
Performers: Cedric Andrieux, Andrea Weber, Lisa Boudreau, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, 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 (26 min) : sound, color
A film, by Charles Atlas, of the Merce Cunningham work Suite For Five.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 930141587
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20843137
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 30376650-a9a0-0133-adea-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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  • 2008: Captured
  • 2008: Other
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Suite For Five (1953-1958)" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Suite For Five (1953-1958)" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019.

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Suite For Five (1953-1958)