Studio event no. 182: camera 3, tape 1Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (choreographer)Armitage, Karole (dancer)Burns, Louise Ann (dancer)Cornfield, Ellen (dancer)Ensminger, Morgan (dancer)Fox, Lisa (dancer)Harper, Meg (dancer)Komar, Chris (dancer)Kovich, Robert (dancer)Roess-Smith, Julie (dancer)Self, Jim, 1954- (dancer)Hassell, Jon, 1937- (Composer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginPlace: 1977
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3707Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-551 (former)
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceVideo
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Merce Cunningham.Title from original container.Creation/production credits: Music by Jon Hassell.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Karole Armitage, Louise Burns, Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Morgan Ensminger, Lisa Fox, Meg Harper, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich, Julie Roess-Smith, Jim Self.Venue: Videotaped in performance in the Cunningham dance studio, Westbeth, New York City, Jan. 2, 1977.Biographical/historical: Cunningham's Events are full evening presentations consisting 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.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (62 min.) : sd., b&w
DescriptionThis video features the first hour of an uninterrupted dance performance. The recording stops abruptly and the end of the performance does not appear on the video. The event was videotaped by multiple cameras. For another video of the same event, taken from a different angle, see *MGZIDF 1759.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPG05-F10459NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16108654Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 50aad4e0-4b49-0133-1c6f-60f81dd2b63c
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