Fluid canvas [and] Split sides, Oct. 17, 2003Additional title: Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)Additional title: Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
NamesCunningham, Merce (Choreographer)King, John, 1953 November 28- (Composer)Downie, Marc. (Designer)Eshkar, Shelley (Designer)Kaiser, Paul, 1956- (Designer)Ingalls, James F. (Lighting designer)Heishman, Robert (Designer)Yass, Catherine, 1963- (Designer)Andrieux, Cédric (Dancer)Bokaer, Jonah (Dancer)Boudreau, Lisa (Dancer)Chen, Ashley (Dancer)Cunningham, Paige. (Dancer)Farmer, Holley (Dancer)Goggans, Jennifer (Dancer)Kirschner, Mandy (Dancer)Minato, Koji (Dancer)Roberts, Daniel Aguzzoli (Dancer)Squire, Daniel S. (Dancer)Steele, Jeannie K. (Dancer)Swan, Derry (Dancer)Swinston, Robert (Dancer)Therrien, Cheryl (Dancer)Merce Cunningham Dance CompanyRadiohead (Musical group)Sigur Rós (Musical group)
Merce Cunningham Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 2003
Table of ContentsFluid canvas [excerpts] (13 min.) -- Split sides (45 min.)
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3631Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-2033 (former)
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.Creation/production credits: Fluid canvas. Music by John King. Video design by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser. Lighting design by James F. Ingalls.Creation/production credits: Split sides. Music by Radiohead and Sigur Ros. Decor by Robert Heishman and Catherine Yass.Performers: Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Ashley Chen, Paige Cunningham, Holley Farmer, Jennifer Goggans, Mandy Kirschner, Koji Minato, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien.Venue: Recorded in performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York City, on Oct. 17, 2003.Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Physical DescriptionElectronic resource1 streaming video file (58 min.)Sd., col.
DescriptionThis performance was part of a program celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. An excerpt from Fluid canvas is filmed in close-ups. A complete performance of Split sides is filmed in wide shot.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16529335Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c33ec7b0-314e-0132-b8cf-3c075448cc4b
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