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Travelogue, 1978
Additional title: Travelogue (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (Set designer)
Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (Costume designer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company ()

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1783
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Content: Title and statement of responsibility provided by cataloger, based on original container label.
Content: Time code visible in bottom right of picture.
Creation/production credits: Choreography by Merce Cunningham; set (Tantric Geography) and costume design by Robert Rauschenberg.
Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Venue: Recorded 1978 Fall Berkeley, California. (V.P.M. 1 & V.P.M. 2 mislabeled "1973." Since Travelogue did not premiere until 1977, this performance is most likely from the 1978 fall tour.)
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (34 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20029661
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7b051650-e869-0131-6c10-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1978: Created
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Travelogue, 1978" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Travelogue, 1978" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Travelogue, 1978 Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Travelogue, 1978