August pace, Inventions [and] Field and figures: [rehearsal]Additional title: August pace (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Inventions (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Field and figures (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Barrow, Helen (Dancer)Bartosik, Kimberly (Dancer)Cole, Michael Eugene (Dancer)Diamond, Emma (Dancer)Finlayson, Victoria (Dancer)Good, Alan (Dancer)Komar, Chris (Dancer)Kulick, David (Dancer)Lent, Patricia (Dancer)McGoldrick, Larissa (Dancer)O'Connor, Dennis. (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Teitelbaum, Carol (Dancer)Weaver, Jenifer (Dancer)Wood, Robert (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1989-10-17
Table of ContentsAugust pace / rehearsed by Helen Barrow, Kimberly Bartosik, Michael Cole, Emma Diamond, Victoria Finlayson, Alan Good, Chris Komar, David Kulick, Patricia Lent, Larissa McGoldrick, Dennis O'Connor, Robert Swinston, Carol Teitelbaum, Jenifer Weaver, Robert Wood (30 min.) -- Inventions / rehearsed by same cast as August pace (30 min.) -- Field and figures / rehearsed by same cast as August pace, without Alan Good (32 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2887Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2019 (former)
NotesContent: Note on original container: SR [i.e. stage right.]Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, on Oct. 17, 1989.Biographical/historical: August pace and Inventions both premiered on Sept. 22, 1989 at the University of California at Berkeley, with musical scores by Michael Pugliese (August pace) and John Cage (Inventions). Field and figures premiered on Feb. 18, 1989 at the Walker Art Center, with a musical score by Ivan Tcherepnin.Content: You may experience playback issues with this item. Trying an alternate quality version (e.g., high, low) may resolve viewing issues.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (90 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionThis video features run-throughs of August pace, Inventions and Field and figures, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment. Approximately 2-3 min. of additional run-throughs of excerpts appear at the end of each run-through.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16470149Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6486b270-b2ba-0131-63cc-3c075448cc4b
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