Ocean Promotional Reel, Roundhouse Theater, London 2006, SeptemberAdditional title: Ocean (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Tudor, David, 1926-1996 (Composer)Culver, Andrew, 1953- (Composer)Skinner, Marsha (Lighting designer)Copp, Aaron (Associated name)Gallo, Suzanne (Associated name)Culver, Andrew, 1953- (Associated name)Roberts, Mike (Associated name)Benjafield, Richard (Associated name)Dean, Jim (Associated name)Behrman, David (Musician)King, John, 1953 November 28- (Musician)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Musician)Hoskins, Jeanette (Associated name)Chesher, Roswitha (Associated name)May, Deborah (Editor)Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Collwes, Brandon (Dancer)Cunningham, Julie Dawn (Dancer)Desjardins, Emma (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)Mitchell, Rashaun (Dancer)Mizuta, Koji (Dancer)Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)Guildhall Symphony Orchestra (Musician)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 2006-09Publisher: A Kinoki Production for Dance Umbrella
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3701
TopicsPromotional filmsModern dancePromotional films
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: Dance Umbrella presents Merce Cunningham Dance Company at the Roundhouse.Content: Title provided by cataloger, based on digital file content; statement of responsibility and credits taken from digital file content.Content: The second digital file consists solely of credits for the material in the first file.Creation/production credits: Merce Cunningham, choreographer; Andrew Culver, David Tudor, composers; Marsha Skinner, production design; Aaron Copp, assistant lighting design; Suzanne Gallo, assistant costume design; Guildhall Orchestra, unconducted orchestra; Richard Benjafield, Jim Dean, orchestra directors; Andrew Culver, Mike Roberts, orchestra preparation; David Behrman, John King, Takehisa Kosugi, electronic musicians; Jeanette Hoskins, project manager for Dance Umbrella; Roswitha Chesher, camera; Deborah May, editor.Creation/production credits: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Brandon Collwes, Julie Cunningham, Emma Desjardins, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Mizuta, Marcie Munnerlyn, Daniel Squire, Robert Swinston, Andrea Weber, dancers.Creation/production credits: Performed in the round to two musical scores: Ocean 1-133 by Andrew Culver for an orchestra of 150 musicians and Soundings, Ocean Diary, an electronic score by David Tudor.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.Venue: Recorded 2006, September. Roundhouse Theater, London.Acquisition: Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Physical DescriptionBorn digitalExtent: 1 video file (12 min.) : sound, color
DescriptionA brief promotional video showcasing the Merce Cunningham Dance Company's performances of Ocean at London's Roundhouse Theater. Footage of rehearsals, behind-the-scenes and theater preparation and dress rehearsals is overlaid with text describing the creation and staging of the piece, the music used and descriptions of footage shown.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 940499674NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20945019Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8684aef0-8429-0134-4996-00505686a51c
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