Beach birds, Ground level overlay, [and] RondoAdditional title: Rondo (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Beach birds (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Ground level overlay (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Bartosik, Kimberly (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Caley, Thomas (Dancer)Cole, Michael Eugene (Dancer)Freebury, Jean (Dancer)Gafner, Frédéric (Dancer)Laudisio, China (Dancer)Mohr, Matthew D. (Dancer)Ogan, Banu (Dancer)Phillips, Jared (Dancer)Rumsey, Glen (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)Swan, Derry (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)Skinner, Marsha (Dancer)Gallo, Suzanne (Costume designer)Drew, Leonardo (Designer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1996-08-11
Table of ContentsBeach birds / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, China Laudisio, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (32 min.) -- Ground level overlay / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, China Laudisio, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (36 min.) -- Rondo / performed by Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, Banu Ogan, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (36 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3595Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-1372 (former)
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesContent: Beach birds begins at 5 min. into the video.Content: The recording of this performance does not include the sound scores for the pieces; instead, the audio track records voices from the control room during the performance.Content: Filmed in wide shot. The picture quality is poor and dark on some parts of the recording.Creation/production credits: Beach birds. Costumes by Marsha Skinner.Creation/production credits: Ground level overlay. Decor by Leonardo Drew. Costumes by Suzanne Gallo.Venue: Videotaped in performance at Kobenhavns & Internationale Dansefestival, Copenhagen, Denmark, on Aug. 11, 1996.Biographical/historical: Beach birds and Rondo had scores by John Cage. Ground level overlay had a score by Stuart Dempster.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (PAL) (107 min.) : sound, color
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16413429Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9b86da30-314a-0132-a746-3c075448cc4b
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