Summerspace [excerpt]: [rehearsal]

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Summerspace [excerpt]: [rehearsal]
Additional title: Summerspace (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Fason, Maydelle (Dancer)
Freebury, Jean (Dancer)
Gafner, Frédéric (Dancer)
Mohr, Matthew D. (Dancer)
Ogan, Banu (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1999-04-14
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2959
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-441 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Content: Notes on original container: Group B, partial, SL [i.e. stage left].
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, Apr. 13, 1999.
Biographical/historical: Summerspace, which premiered in 1958 with a musical score by Morton Feldman, was revived by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company in 1999.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (19 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
This video features a partial run-through of Summerspace, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16172244
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00f79a90-e878-0131-34b8-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Summerspace [excerpt]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1999.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Summerspace [excerpt]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 23, 2024.

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Summerspace [excerpt]