Rewarding lives dance event: a premiere, site-specific performanceAdditional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)King, John, 1953 November 28- (Composer)Russ, Andrew (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)Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 2002
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3623Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2047 (former)
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.Title from screen credits. Title on original container: Amex event.Note on V.P.M. container: (edited 52 minutes).Creation/production credits: Music by Takehisa Kosugi, John King, Andy Russ. 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; and student performers from PS 234.Venue: Recorded in performance at the American Express Tower, New York City, Dec. 18-20, 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.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical DescriptionElectronic resource1 streaming video file (52 min.)Sd., col.
DescriptionThis video features edited footage from a site-specific event performance by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16529256Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 56853950-314e-0132-83db-3c075448cc4b
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