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[Mélange]: [rehearsal]
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Atlas, Charles (Associated name)
Caley, Thomas (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Freebury, Jean (Dancer)
Kulick, David (Dancer)
Minato, Koji (Dancer)
Mohr, Matthew D. (Dancer)
Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)
Swan, Derry (Dancer)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1999-11-05
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 2962
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-450 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Content: Notes on original container: Charlie Atlas' piece, SL [i.e. stage left].
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, on Nov. 5, 1999.
Biographical/historical: Mélange, a videodance piece directed by Charles Atlas, was filmed in Paris in Oct. and Nov. 1999, in connection with Atlas's documentary, Merce Cunningham: a lifetime in dance (WNET/Channel Thirteen, 2000).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (15 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
This video features run-throughs of three choreographic segments for Mélange.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16172255
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2f5faaa0-e878-0131-2763-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1999: Created
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Mélange]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1999.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "[Mélange]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1999). [Mélange] Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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