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Squaregame [and] Split sides, 2009-11-12

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Squaregame [and] Split sides, 2009-11-12
Additional title: Squaregame (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Collwes, Brandon (Dancer)
Cunningham, Julie Dawn (Dancer)
Crossman, Dylan (Dancer)
Desjardins, Emma (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Hinrichs, John (Dancer)
Madoff, Daniel (Dancer)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Riener, Silas (Dancer)
Scott, Jamie, (Dancer) (Dancer)
Toogood, Melissa (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Set designer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Costume designer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Lighting designer)
Heishman, Robert (Designer)
Yass, Catherine, 1963- (Set designer)
Hall, James, 1799 or 1800-1854 (Costume designer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2009-11-12
Table of Contents
Squaregame (27 min.) -- Split sides [incomplete] (35 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3680
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title, statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.
Content: The performance of Split sides is incomplete.
Creation/production credits: Squaregame: music (S.E. Wave/E.W. Song) by Takehisa Kosugi; set, costume and lighting design by Mark Lancaster.
Creation/production credits: Split sides: music by Radiohead and Sigur Rós; set design by Robert Heishman and Catherine Yass; costume design by James Hall.
Venue: Recorded 2009 November 12 Charleroi Danses, Belgium.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (MiniDV) (63 min.) : sound, color
This video features Robert Swinston's restaging of Squaregame. Squaregame first premiered at the Festival Theater in Adelaide, Australia on March 24th, 1976.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20295938
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7ee2a1f0-3151-0132-fc5c-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
This item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. For other uses you need to obtain permission from the rights-holder(s).

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  • 2009: Created
  • 2020: Found by you!
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Squaregame [and] Split sides, 2009-11-12" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2009.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Squaregame [and] Split sides, 2009-11-12" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2020.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2009). Squaregame [and] Split sides, 2009-11-12 Retrieved from

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Squaregame [and] Split sides, 2009-11-12