Tate Modern eventAdditional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, MerceKosugi, Takehisa, 1938-Wolff, Christian, 1934-Andrieux, CédricBokaer, JonahBoudreau, LisaChen, AshleyCunningham, PaigeFarmer, HolleyGoggans, JenniferKirschner, MandyMinato, KojiRoberts, Daniel AguzzoliSquire, Daniel SSteele, Jeannie KSwan, DerrySwinston, RobertTherrien, CherylMerce Cunningham Dance CompanyTate Modern (Gallery)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2003
Table of ContentsDisc 1 (62 min.) -- Disc 2 [also digitized] (56 min.) -- Disc 3 (53 min.) -- Disc 4 (46 min.) -- Disc 5 (62 min.) -- Disc 6 (46 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3122Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2063
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.Content: Only Disc 2 has been digitized.Creation/production credits: Music by Takehisa Kosugi and Christian Wolff. Decor by Olafur Eliasson. Lighting design: Josh Johnson.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Ashley Chen, Paige Cunningham, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Mandy Kirschner, Koji Minato, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien.Venue: Recorded in performance at the Tate Modern, London, England, on Nov. 4, 2003.Biographical/historical: Merce Cunningham's Events consist of a selection from his group and solo works performed to music and decor specially arranged for that event. Each event is performed only once, and not meant to be repeated.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 6 videocassettes (miniDV) (119 min.) : sound, color, black and white sequences
DescriptionThese discs contain raw footage of an Event performed by the Merce Cunningham Dance Company in the turbine hall at the Tate Modern, filmed by miltiple cameras, including footage of the set-up for the performance, audience members, the musicians performing the score, the performance, and curtain calls. This Event included material from Ocean, Changing steps Rondo, and Change of address.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 86110680NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16529411Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 352eb940-2be5-0137-4c7f-255be326b689
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