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Additional title: Views on Video(Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Atlas, Charles (Director)
Cage, John (Composer)
Hall, James, 1799 or 1800-1854 (Costume designer)
Wolff, Christian, 1934- (Musician)
Riley, Audrey (Musician)
Winant, William (Musician)
Cunningham, Merce (Artistic director)
Cage, John (Musical director)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Musical director)
Steele, Jeannie K (Dancer)
Vaughan, David, 1924- (Associated name)
Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)
Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)
Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)
Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)
Farmer, Holley (Dancer)
Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)
Mizuta, Koji (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 2005
Table of Contents
Content begins 2:00 into file.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 4504
Modern dance
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Content: Title provided by cataloger, based on digital file content; statement of responsibility and credits taken from digital file content provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.
Creation/production credits: Merce Cunningham, choreographer; Charles Atlas, director, editor; John Cage, composer (ASLSP, Music For Two); James Hall, costumes and costume fabrication; Christian Wolff, Audrey Riley, William Winant, musicians; Katherine Copeland, line producer; Jarred Alterman, director of photography; Mike Harlow, additional camera; Evan A. Messaros, utility/sound; Rich Mauro, lighting director; Chris Clarke, gaffer; Perry Unjang, key grip; Thomas Cukier, Leroy Savage, swing grip/electric; Michael P. Prisco, Jr., best boy; Stephan Moore, Andy Russ, music recording; Anna Finke, wardrobe supervisor; Maria Martinez, make-up; Will Knapp, production supervisor; Erik Fulk, set coordinator; Carmen Abrazado, Adam Blood, Josh Coakley, Desiree Fischer, Nate Flanagan, Joel Garland, Greg Goff, Nick Keslake, Jolynn Long, Mike Meservey, Carey Seward, Ian Smith-Heisters, set crew; Tim Cronin, Cathy Richards, Melanie Maar, production assistants; Alice Bertoni, production consultant; Glen Fogel, post-production associate; Edgeworx, finishing and effects; Merce Cunningham, artistic director; John Cage (1912-1992), founding music director; Robert Swinston, assistant to the choreographer; Takehisa Kosugi, music director; Jeffrey H. James, executive director; Trevor Carlson, general manager; Josh Johnson, lighting director; Joseph Reid, Rebecca Wilhelms, company managers; Mary Lisa Burns, director of education; Margaret Pasanowich, director of finance; Kate Taylor, development manager; Jeannie Steele, rehearsal assistant; David Vaughan, archivist.
Performers: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Mizuta, Marcie Munnerlyn, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Andrea Weber, dancers. Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Venue: Recorded 2005. New York City.
Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical Description
Born digital
Extent: 1 video file (31 min.) : sound, color
A video, directed by Charles Atlas, of the Cunningham piece Views on Video. This is the video version of a work Cunningham presented in three different performance mediums. The other two are Views on Stage, presented in live performance settings, and Views on Camera, which was captured, also by Atlas, on film. Please note that the content begins 2:00 into the viewing copy.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: 930141597
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20843140
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4558a320-8433-0134-65dd-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 2005: Created
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Views on Video" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2005.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Views on Video" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2023.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2005). Views on Video Retrieved from

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Views on Video