Studio event no. 183: camera 2, tape 1, 1977-01-08Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Summerspace (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Changing steps (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Signals (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selectionsAdditional title: Torse (Choreographic work : Cunningham). selections
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)Cunningham, 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)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1977-01-08
Table of ContentsSummerspace (body shots) -- MC solo -- Changing steps (full figure): JS solo -- Torse I: CK, RK, ME, JS (body shots: Karole A., L. Fox) MH, KA, LB, EC, JRS, LF -- MC solo -- Changing steps fast duet (full figure): JS, JRS -- Signals solo (body shots): MH -- Signals duet (body shots): MH, ME -- Changing steps quintet: KA, JS, JRS, ME, LF -- MC solo -- Torse III (body shots / incomplete) (Contents taken from handwritten note enclosed in original container.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1940
GenresFilmed dance.Filmed performances
NotesContent: Title and statement of responsibility provided by cataloger, based on original container label.Content: Time code visible in bottom right of picture.Venue: Recorded 1977 January 8 Merce Cunningham Dance Studio at Westbeth, New York, NY.Original version: Original format: 1 open reel videotape ; 1/2 in.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (63 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionThis Event includes material from Summerspace, Changing steps, Signals and Torse. It was filmed with multiple cameras from multiple angles. For more footage of this performance, see *MGZIDF 1824, *MGZIDVD 5-552, *MGZIDVD 5-553, *MGZIDVD 5-554 & *MGZIDVD 5-555.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20230619Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7e50e960-e87e-0131-c8c1-3c075448cc4b
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