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Event: Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival
Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)
Russ, Andrew (Composer)
Warhol, Andy, 1928-1987 (Designer)
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (Designer)
Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)
Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Chen, Ashley (Dancer)
Cunningham, Paige C. (Paige Comstock) (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Kirschner, Mandy (Dancer)
Minato, Koji (Dancer)
Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)
Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)
Swan, Derry (Dancer)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company ()
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival. (Associated name)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2003-07-30
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3119
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2110 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Credits at beginning of video.
Content: Filmed in wide shot.
Creation/production credits: Music by Takehisa Kosugi and Andy Russ. Decor by Andy Warhol and Robert Rauschenberg. Lighting design: Josh Johnson. Costumes by James Hall.
Venue: Recorded in performance in the Ted Shawn Theatre, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, Mass., on July 30, 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.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (82 min.) : sound, color
This Event contains material from Scenario, Installations, Fielding Sixes, Changing steps, Change of address, Un jour ou deux.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16547414
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 567af440-3140-0132-4b88-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Event" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2003.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Event" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2003). Event Retrieved from

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