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Title
BIPED [and] MinEvent
Additional title: Biped (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Names
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Bryars, Gavin (Composer)
Kaiser, Paul, 1956- (Designer)
Eshkar, Shelley (Designer)
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)
Minato, Koji (Dancer)
Munnerlyn, Marcie (Dancer)
Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)
Weber, Andrea Michelle, 1975- (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company
Collection

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 2006
Table of Contents
BIPED (50 min.) -- MinEvent (40 min.)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3139
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2083 (former)
Genres
Video.
Dance
Notes
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Filmed in wide shot.
Creation/production credits: BIPED. Music by Gavin Bryars. Decor by Paul Kaiser, Shelley Eshkar. Lighting by Aaron Copp. Costumes by Suzanne Gallo.
Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Brandon A. Collwes, Julie Cunningham, Emma Desjardins, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Rashaun Mitchell, Koji Minato, Marcie Munnerlyn, Daniel Squire, Andrea Weber.
Venue: Recorded in performance at Auditorium Conciliazione, Rome, Italy, on May 12, 2006.
Biographical/historical: Merce Cunningham's Events are full evening presentations consisting of a selection from his group and solo works performed to music and decor specially arranged for that event. Each event is performed only once, and not meant to be repeated. MinEvents are shorter pieces following the same guidelines.
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical Description
Electronic resource
1 streaming video file (90 min.)
Sd., col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16549405
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ade9d7a0-3141-0132-4dd1-3c075448cc4b
Copyright Notice
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 2006: Issued
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "BIPED [and] MinEvent" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 2006. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/afaf7790-3141-0132-74f6-3c075448cc4b

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "BIPED [and] MinEvent" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/afaf7790-3141-0132-74f6-3c075448cc4b

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (2006). BIPED [and] MinEvent Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/afaf7790-3141-0132-74f6-3c075448cc4b

Wikipedia Citation

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BIPED [and] MinEvent