Event: at the Joyce, Nov. 8, 2000Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Cunningham, Merce (Interviewee)Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Chen, Ashley (Dancer)Cunningham, Paige (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)Kirschner, Mandy (Dancer)Kulick, David (Dancer)Minato, Koji (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)Swan, Derry (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)DeMarinis, Paul (Composer)Vaughan, David, 1924- (Interviewee)Carlson, Trevor (Interviewer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2000-11-08
Table of ContentsPerformance (93 min.) -- Pause (5 min.) -- Interview with Merce Cunningham and David Vaughan [excerpt] (7 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1846
TopicsEvent (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Modern dance
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Filmed in wide shot.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Joyce Theater, New York City, on Nov. 8, 2000.Content: This Event includes material from Locale, Changing steps, Installations, Un jour ou deux, Jacks, Winterbranch, 10's with shoes, Rondo. An excerpt from an on-stage interview conducted by Trevor Carlson with Merce Cunningham appears at the end of the disc. Vaughan and Cunningham discuss the origin of the company's Events and various Events staged in the past as well as the material and costumes for the present Event.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (110 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionMerce 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.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16345963Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a31ccee0-352b-0131-60e3-3c075448cc4b
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