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Objects, Tread, 1972-02-06
Additional title: Objects (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Additional title: Tread (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Jenney, Neil, 1945- (Set designer)
Nauman, Bruce, 1941- (Set designer)
Nelson, Richard, 1938-1996 (Lighting designer)
Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)
Brown, Carolyn, 1927- (Dancer)
Neels, Sandra (Dancer)
Hayman-Chaffey, Susana (Dancer)
Robinson, Chase (Dancer)
Harper, Meg (Dancer)
Hassall, Nanette (Dancer)
Dunn, Douglas (Dancer)
Dove, Ulysses (Dancer)
Setterfield, Valda (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company ()
Brooklyn Academy of Music (Producer)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1972-02-06
Table of Contents
Objects (33 min.) -- Tread (22 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1773
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title and statement of responsibility provided by cataloger, based on information found in house program, available in (S) *MGZMD 196.
Content: Time code visible in bottom right of picture.
Creation/production credits: Objects set design and lighting by Neil Jenney. Tread set design by Bruce Nauman; lighting by Richard Nelson.
Venue: Recorded 1972 February 6 Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (55 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Poor picture quality.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20206434
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 37a429c0-e869-0131-499a-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1972: Created
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Objects, Tread, 1972-02-06" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1972.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Objects, Tread, 1972-02-06" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 25, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1972). Objects, Tread, 1972-02-06 Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Objects, Tread, 1972-02-06