Locale, 10's with shoes [and] Numbers: [rehearsals]Additional title: Locale (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: 10's with shoes (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Komar, Chris (Dancer)Kovich, Robert (Dancer)Eginton, Meg (Dancer)Friedman, Lise (Dancer)Emery, Susan (Dancer)Remley, Rob (Dancer)Lazaroff, Judy (Dancer)Lennon, Joseph (Dancer)Good, Alan (Dancer)Burns, Louise Ann (Dancer)Lancaster, Mark (Costume designer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1979-09 - 1982
Table of ContentsLocale (stage right) (28 min.) -- Locale (stage left) (28 min.) -- 10's with shoes (17 min.) -- Numbers (stage right) (6 min.) -- Numbers (stage left) (7 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1965Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-949 (former)
NotesCreation/production credits: 10's with shoes. Costumes by Mark Lancaster.Performers: Locale. Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company, including Susan Emery, Meg Eginton, Lise Friedman, Alan Good, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich, Rob Remley, and others.Performers: 10's with shoes. Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company, including Chris Komar, Alan Good, Joseph Lennon, and others.Performers: Numbers. Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company, including Louise Burns, Rob Remley and others.Venue: Videotaped in rehearsals at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, Sept. 1979 (Locale), Mar. 1981 (10's with shoes), and date unknown, probably 1982 (Numbers).Biographical/historical: Locale was created as a dance on film in Jan. 1979; the stage version of Locale premiered at the Theatre de la Ville, Paris, in Sept. 1979. The musical score for Locale was by Takehisa Kosugi. 10's with shoes premiered at City Center, New York City, on Mar. 17, 1981, with a musical score by Martin Kalve. Numbers was performed in an Event at City Center in Mar. 1982.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (86min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionThis video contains studio run-throughs of Locale, 10's with shoes, and Numbers. Locale and Numbers are recorded twice on the video, filmed from different angles. Some angles do not show the entire studio. Locale and Numbers are rehearsed in rehearsal clothes; 10's with shoes is rehearsed in costume.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16140538Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 57db9550-b2b9-0131-86cc-3c075448cc4b
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