[Merce Cunningham Dance Company at the Paris Opera]: [excerpts]Additional title: Inventions (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Loosestrife (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Enter (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Pugliese, Michael (Composer)Cage, John (Composer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)Barrow, Helen (Dancer)Bartosik, Kimberly (Dancer)Cole, Michael Eugene (Dancer)Diamond, Emma (Dancer)Freebury, Jean (Dancer)Gafner, Frédéric (Dancer)Good, Alan (Dancer)Komar, Chris (Dancer)Kulick, David (Dancer)Lent, Patricia (Dancer)McGoldrick, Larissa (Dancer)Sanderson, Randall (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Teitelbaum, Carol (Dancer)Weaver, Jenifer (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1992
Table of ContentsBeach birds for camera / a film by Elliot Caplan; choreography by Merce Cunningham; music by John Cage (1 min.) -- Inventions / choreography by Merce Cunningham; music by John Cage (1 min.) -- Loosestrife / choreography by Merce Cunningham; music by Michael Pugliese (2 min.) -- Enter / choreography by Merce Cunningham; music by David Tudor (2 min.) -- The remaining 9 min. is blank.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3587Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-358 (former)
NotesPerformers: All segments performed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Helen Barrow, Kimberly Bartosik, Michael Cole, Merce Cunningham, Emma Diamond, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, Alan Good, Chris Komar, David Kulick, Patricia Lent, Larissa McGoldrick, Randall Sanderson, Robert Swinston, Carol Tietelbaum, Jenifer Weaver.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Opéra de Paris Garnier, Paris, France, in November, 1992.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical DescriptionElectronic resource1 streaming video file (15 min.)Sd., col.
DescriptionThis video features brief excerpts from performances by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company at the Paris Opera in Nov. 1992, and an excerpt from the dance film Beach birds for camera, which had its first screening at the Paris Opera on Nov. 17, 1992.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16295822Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2985eec0-314a-0132-2f9a-3c075448cc4b
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