Pond way, Event, [and] CRWDSPCRAdditional title: Pond way (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: CRWDSPCR (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)Eno, Brian, 1948- (Composer)Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- (Composer)King, John, 1953 Nov. 28- (Composer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Caley, Thomas (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Fason, Maydelle (Dancer)Freebury, Jean (Dancer)Kulick, David (Dancer)Mohr, Matthew D. (Dancer)Ogan, Banu (Dancer)Phillips, Jared (Dancer)Rumsey, Glen (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)Swan, Derry (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)Lichtenstein, Roy, 1923-1997 (Designer)Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 (Designer)Gallo, Suzanne (Costume designer)Lancaster, Mark (Designer)Baff, Ella (Speaker)Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1998-07-30
Table of ContentsPond way / Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Holley Farmer, Maydelle Fason, Jean Freebury, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (23 min.) -- Event / performed by Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Jean Freebury, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Daniel Squire, Holly Farmer, Maydelle Fason, David Kulick, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (41 min.) -- CRWDSPCR / performed by Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Maydelle Fason, Jean Freebury, David Kulick, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien (31 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1836
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Filmed in close shot.Content: Complete credits appear at end of disc.Creation/production credits: Pond way. Music by Brian Eno (New Ikebukuro). Decor by Roy Lichtenstein. Costumes by Suzanne Gallo.Creation/production credits: Event. Music by Takehisa Kosugi. Decor by Robert Rauschenberg. Costumes by Suzanne Gallo.Creation/production credits: CRWDSPCR. Music by John King (blues 99). Decor and costumes by Mark Lancaster.Venue: Videotaped in performance in the Ted Shawn Theater, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, Mass., on July 30, 1998.Content: The program is introduced by Jacob's Pillow executive director Ella Baff, who speaks about Merce Cunningham's choreographic innovations. The performance of Pond way begins at 4 min. into the disc.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (VHS) (100 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionMerce Cunningham's Events consist 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. The Event performed July 28, 1998, contained excerpts from Winterbranch and a work in progress (Biped).
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16304111Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a315a900-352b-0131-c01e-3c075448cc4b
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