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Additional title: Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (choreographer.)
Cunningham, Merce (interviewee.)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (dancer.)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Captured: 19951219
Other Date: 1995.
Table of Contents
Merce Cunningham interview (6 min.) -- Mojca Bandelj interview (4 min.) -- Sanja Neškovič interview (9 min.) -- Paco Pena interview (4 min.) -- Perfume segment (4 min.) -- Senna M. interview (5 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3756
two-dimensional moving image
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Television interviews
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] RTV Slovenija.
Title provided by cataloger, based on original container label and on-screen credits.
Date discrepancy: original container and corresponding digital file are dated 12/19/1995, while the item and on-screen credits date this broadcast to 12/20/1995.
Performers: Interviewer: Barbara Drnač. Interviewee: Merce Cunningham and others.
Venue: Broadcast 1995 December 19 Slovenia.
System details: Streaming video.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (32 min) : sound, color
Merce Cunningham talks to Barbara Drnač about his Events, choreographing to movement and shape, and diversity and exploration in contemporary dance in the United States and Europe. The remainder of the video features brief interviews with Mojca Bandelj, Sanja Neškovič, Paco Pena, Aurelija Jesenicnik and Senna M. Featured clips include one of Merce Cunningham's Events performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 908256864
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20614599
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 182936e0-4b4b-0133-679f-60f81dd2b63c
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1995: Other
  • 19951219: Captured
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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[Dance sessions]