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Roaratorio [and] Exercise 3: [rehearsal]

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Roaratorio [and] Exercise 3: [rehearsal]
Additional title: Roaratorio (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Emery, Susan (Dancer)
Friedman, Lise (Dancer)
Good, Alan (Dancer)
Greenberg, Neil, 1959- (Dancer)
Kerr, Catherine (Dancer)
Komar, Chris (Dancer)
Lazaroff, Judy (Dancer)
Lennon, Joseph (Dancer)
Remley, Rob (Dancer)
Swinston, Robert (Dancer)
Walker, Megan (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1983
Table of Contents
Roaratorio (49 min.) -- Exercise 3 (17 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1974
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-956 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed dance
Content: Note on original container: Stage left.
Performers: Roaratorio. Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company, including Susan Emery, Lise Friedman, Alan Good, Neil Greenberg, Catherine Kerr, Chris Komar, Judy Lazaroff, Joseph Lennon, Rob Remley, Robert Swinston, Megan Walker, and others.
Performers: Exercise 3. Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company, including Lise Friedman, Catherine Kerr, Joseph Lennon, Neil Greenberg, and others.
Venue: Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, date unknown, 1983.
Biographical/historical: Roaratorio, subtitled An Irish circus on Finnegan's Wake, premiered Oct. 26, 1983 in Lille, France, with a musical score by John Cage.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (66 min.) : silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
This video features a studio run-through of Roaratorio. The remainder of the video features a run-through of a choreographic exercise.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16140549
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9052b0c0-b2b9-0131-be57-3c075448cc4b
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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roaratorio [and] Exercise 3" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1983. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/912006b0-b2b9-0131-6b74-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roaratorio [and] Exercise 3" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 9, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/912006b0-b2b9-0131-6b74-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1983). Roaratorio [and] Exercise 3 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/912006b0-b2b9-0131-6b74-3c075448cc4b

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Roaratorio [and] Exercise 3