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Event : dress rehearsal, 2007-09-28
Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Collwes, Brandon (Dancer)
Cunningham, Julie Dawn (Dancer)
Desjardins, Emma (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Madoff, Daniel (Dancer)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)
Mizuta, Koji (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Behrman, David (Composer)
Behrman, David (Instrumentalist)
King, John, 1953 November 28- (Composer)
King, John, 1953 November 28- (Instrumentalist)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Instrumentalist)
Wolff, Christian, 1934- (Composer)
Wolff, Christian, 1934- (Instrumentalist)
Finke, Anna (Costume designer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2007-09-28
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3659
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Content: Title, statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.
Creation/production credits: Music written and performed by David Behrman, John King, Takehisa Kosugi and Christian Wolff; costume design by Anna Finke.
Performers: Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Brandon A. Collwes, Julie Cunningham, Emma Desjardins, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Daniel Madoff, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Mizuta, Marcie Munnerlyn, Daniel Squire, Robert Swinston, Andrea Weber.
Venue: Recorded 2007 September 28 Warhol Room, DIA: Beacon Riggio Galleries, Beacon, New York.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (MiniDV) (40 min.) : sound, color
This video features a dress rehearsal of an Event to be performed the following two evenings. (See *MGZIDF 3660 and *MGZIDF 3661 for footage of these Events.) The dancers rehearse to musical accompaniment in the Warhol Room at DIA: Beacon, which displays silkscreens from Warhol's Shadow series.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20295895
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5e9295c0-3150-0132-1d11-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Event : dress rehearsal, 2007-09-28" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2007.

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Event : dress rehearsal, 2007-09-28