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Additional title: Westbeth (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Merce (Director)
Attix, Karen (Dancer)
Harper, Meg (Dancer)
Komar, Chris (Dancer)
Mehl, Brynar (Dancer)
Roess-Smith, Julie (Dancer)
Cornfield, Ellen (Dancer)
Kerr, Catherine (Dancer)
Kovich, Robert (Dancer)
Moulton, Charles (Dancer)
Setterfield, Valda (Dancer)
Titus, George (Dancer)
Atlas, Charles (Videographer)
Lancaster, Mark, 1938- (Costume designer)
Johns, Jasper, 1930- (Costume designer)
Tonning, Greg (Videographer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)
Atlas, Charles (Director)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1975
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1786
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2146 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Creation/production credits: Costumes, Mark Lancaster, from a design by Jasper Johns.
Venue: Taped in rehearsal and in costume at Merce Cunningham's Westbeth studio, New York, by Charles Atlas, Lynda Rodulitz, Greg Tonning and Merce Cunningham.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (32 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY797021195-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157659
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 845362d0-b2b8-0131-797f-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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  • 1975: Created
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Westbeth" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1975.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Westbeth" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 23, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1975). Westbeth Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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