Fractions: video outtakes, 1977-11

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Fractions: video outtakes, 1977-11
Additional title: Fractions (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections
Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Cunningham, Merce (choreographer.)
Atlas, Charles (director.)
Armitage, Karole (dancer.)
Burns, Louise Ann (dancer.)
Cornfield, Ellen (dancer.)
Eginton, Meg (dancer.)
Fox, Lisa (dancer.)
Komar, Chris (dancer.)
Kovich, Robert (dancer.)
Conley, Graham (dancer.)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (producer.)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 197711--
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1910
Dance rehearsals
Filmed dance.
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: directed by Charles Atlas; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Title provided by cataloger, based on original container label.
Statement of responsibility and dancers provided by Merce Cunningham Trust website.
Note on original container: Final weekend.
Creation/production credits: Produced by Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Performers: Performed by Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Karole Armitage, Louise Burns, Ellen Cornfield, Meg Eginton, Lisa Fox, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich and Graham Conley.
Venue: Recorded 1978 November 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 (27 min)
Silent, black & white
This video features outtakes from Fractions. For Fractions I & II, see *MGZIDVD 5-561.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20207811
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3e83b4b0-313e-0132-ef0b-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

  • 197711: Captured
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fractions" The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Fractions" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 24, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. Fractions Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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