Fluid canvas: dress rehearsalAdditional title: Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Downie, Marc. (Designer)Eshkar, Shelley (Designer)Kaiser, Paul, 1956- (Designer)Ingalls, James F. (Lighting designer)Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Chen, Ashley (Dancer)Cunningham, Paige. (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Freebury, Jean (Dancer)Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)Kirschner, Mandy (Dancer)Minato, Koji (Dancer)Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)Swan, Derry (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 2002
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3618Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2031 (former)
NotesStatement of responsibility: choreography by Merce Cunningham.Filmed in wide shot. The first few minutes of the recording (prior to the beginning of the dress rehearsal) are partly silent and black-and-white.Creation/production credits: Video design by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser. Lighting design by James F. Ingalls.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Ashley Chen, Paige Cunningham, Holley Farmer, Jean Freebury, Jennifer Goggans, Mandy Kirschner, Koji Minato, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien.Venue: Recorded in dress rehearsal at the Barbican Centre, London, Eng., on Sept. 9, 2002.Biographical/historical: Fluid canvas was performed with a score by John King.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical DescriptionElectronic resource1 streaming video file (47 min.)Sd., col.
DescriptionThis recording begins with footage of dancers warming up and discussion by crew members. The run-through of Fluid canvas, with costumes but without music, begins at 10 min. and runs 32 min.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16529211Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0d430680-314e-0132-20e1-3c075448cc4b
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