Studio event no. 183: camera 3, tape 2Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Creator)La Barbara, Joan, 1947- (Composer)Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Armitage, Karole (Dancer)Burns, Louise Ann (Dancer)Cornfield, Ellen (Dancer)Ensminger, Morgan (Dancer)Fox, Lisa (Dancer)Harper, Meg (Dancer)Komar, Chris (Dancer)Kovich, Robert (Dancer)Roess-Smith, Julie. (Dancer)Self, Jim, 1954- (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1977-01-08
Table of ContentsStudio event no. 183 (20 min.) -- Studio event no. 183 (footage repeated) (15 min.) -- Studio event no. 184 (excerpts) (20 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3567Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-555 (former)
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed dance
NotesContent: Title from original container.Venue: Videotaped in performance in the Cunningham dance studio, Westbeth, New York City, Jan. 8, 1977.Biographical/historical: 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.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (56 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.There is no sound on the last 20 min. of the video
DescriptionThe first section of this video features the last 20 min. of Studio event no. 183. For the first hour of the performance, see *MGZIDF 3566. The event was filmed with multiple cameras. For a video of the same event, taken from a different angle, see *MGZIDVD 5-553. The remainder of the video features a repeat of the same footage, and a sequence of excerpts from Studio event no. 184. For a complete video of Studio event no. 184, see *MGZIA 5-556.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16108649Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b49ad880-3149-0132-aa7b-3c075448cc4b
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