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Additional title: Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Cunningham, Merce (Creator)
Cunningham, Merce (Choreographer)
Cunningham, Merce (Dancer)
Armitage, Karole (Dancer)
Burns, Louise Ann (Dancer)
Cornfield, Ellen (Dancer)
Eginton, Meg (Dancer)
Emery, Susan (Dancer)
Ensminger, Morgan (Dancer)
Fox, Lisa (Dancer)
Friedman, Lise (Dancer)
Kovich, Robert (Dancer)
Komar, Chris (Dancer)
Remley, Rob (Dancer)
Self, Jim, 1954- (Dancer)
Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Presenter)

Merce Cunningham Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978-03-16
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 3574
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2002 (former)
Modern dance
Filmed performances
Filmed dance
Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Roundabout Theatre, New York City, on Mar. 16, 1978.
Biographical/historical: Merce 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.
Physical Description
Videotape reel
Extent: 1 videotape reel (24 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
This Event includes material from Torse and Winterbranch, and a solo performed by Merce Cunningham.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16470172
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c32c59b0-3149-0132-575e-3c075448cc4b
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  • 1978: Created
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roundabout event" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Roundabout event" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 24, 2024.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Roundabout event Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Roundabout event