Suite for five, Split sides [and] SounddanceAdditional title: Suite for five (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Sounddance (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Cage, John (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)Heishman, Robert (Designer)Yass, Catherine, 1963- (Designer)Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Cunningham, Julie Dawn (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)Minato, Koji (Dancer)Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance CompanyRadiohead (Musical group)Sigur Rós (Musical group)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 2005
Table of ContentsReel 1. Suite for five / music by John Cage; performed by Cedric Andrieux, Lisa Boudreau, Daniel Roberts, Jeannie Steele, Andrea Weber (25 min.) -- Break and dice throwing (15 min.) -- Split sides [part I] / music by Radiohead and Sigur Ros; decor by Robert Heishman, Catherine Yass; performed by full company (25 min.)Reel 2. Split sides [part II] (26 min.) -- Sounddance / music by David Tudor; decor by Mark Lancaster; performed by Cedric Andrieux, Lisa Boudreau, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Koji Minato, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Andrea Weber (20 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3696Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2072 (former)
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageVideoDance
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.There is a 15 min. break between the performances of Suite for five and Split sides, during which Merce Cunningham presides over the throwing of dice to determine the order of choreography, music, costumes and lighting in Split sides.There is approximately 10 min. of overlap in the recording of Split sides on reel 1 and reel 2.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Julie Cunningham, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Minato, Marcie Munnerlyn, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Andrea Weber.Venue: Recorded in performance at Harris Theater, Columbia College, Chicago, on Oct. 28, 2005.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 2 streaming video files (111 min.) : sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 86111705NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16529452Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 096b8530-66a6-0132-7d76-3c075448cc4b
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