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Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)
Armitage, Karole (Dancer)
Burns, Louise Ann (Dancer)
Cornfield, Ellen (Dancer)
Eginton, Meg (Dancer)
Emery, Susan (Dancer)
Ensminger, Morgan (Dancer)
Fox, Lisa (Dancer)
Friedman, Lise (Dancer)
Kovich, Robert (Dancer)
Komar, Chris (Dancer)
Remley, Rob (Dancer)
Self, Jim, 1954- (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1978
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3574
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2002 (former)
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] the Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Performers: Performed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company, including Karole Armitage, Louise Burns, Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Meg Eginton, Susan Emery, Morgan Ensminger, Lisa Fox, Lise Friedman, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich, Robert Remley, Jim Self.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Roundabout Theatre, New York City, on Mar. 16, 1978.
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 Description
Electronic resource
1 streaming video file (24 min.)
Sd., b&w
This Event includes material from Torse and Winterbranch, and a solo performed by Merce Cunningham.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16470172
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c32c59b0-3149-0132-575e-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Issued
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roundabout event" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roundabout event" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 15, 2019.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Roundabout event Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Roundabout event