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BIPED: rehearsal
Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)
Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)
Minato, Koji (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)
Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2004-06-09
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3175
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2102 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Content: Filmed from stage left. For another recording of the same rehearsal taken from stage right, see *MGZIDF 3174.
Content: Original container labels list conflicting dates for the rehearsal: June 9 (typed label) and June 12 (handwritten label).
Venue: Recorded in rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, without music, at the Cunningham Studio, Westbeth, New York City, on June 9, 2004.
Biographical/historical: BIPED was performed with music by Gavin Bryars and decor by Paul Kaiser, Shelley Eshkar.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (S-VHS) (46 min.) : sound, color
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16549271
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4338b3e0-314b-0132-a2ce-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 2004: Created
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "BIPED" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2004.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "BIPED" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2004). BIPED Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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