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Rudy Perez Performance Ensemble
Additional title: Canopy at an intersection (Choreographic work : Perez)
Additional title: Triangles red (Choreographic work : Perez)
Cousineau, Ian (Dancer)
Snodgrass, Dura (Dancer)
Ring, Melinda (Dancer)
Josephy, Quentin (Dancer)
Bishton, Jamie (Dancer)
Benningfield, Kelly (Dancer)
Smith, Gracie (Dancer)
Perez, Rudy (Choreographer)
Dunlap, Paul, 1919-2010 (Composer)
Villiers, Mr. (Charles) (Designer)
LaTempa, Susan (Author)
Perry, Susan (Costume designer)
Bennett, Stephen (Lighting designer)
Hauser, Nancy Mason (Videographer)
Rudy Perez Performance Ensemble (Performer)
Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.) (Event place)

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1984
Table of Contents
Canopy at an intersection (ca. 34 min.) / commissioned for Car plays ; music, Paul Dunlap ; prologue [text], Susan LaTempa ; visual artist, Charles Villiers ; costumes, Susan Perry ; lighting, Stephen Bennett ; danced by Ian Cousineau, Dura Snodgrass, Melinda Ring, Quentin Josephy, Jamie Bishton, Kelly Benningfield, and Gracie Smith. |||| Triangles red (ca. 24 min.) / dancers not identified.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3292
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4804 (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title from information provided by donor.
Venue: Canopy at an intersection: videotaped in performance at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California, on September 1, 1984.
Venue: Triangles red: videotaped in performance at the Rocking G Gallery, Los Angeles (?), California, on December 8, 1984, by Dance Video Center (Dance Media Center).
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a donation from Lynn Garafola.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (58 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12392986
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 534bb560-7926-0134-3b09-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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  • 1984: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rudy Perez Performance Ensemble" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rudy Perez Performance Ensemble" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 27, 2024.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1984). Rudy Perez Performance Ensemble Retrieved from

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Rudy Perez Performance Ensemble