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Making dances: Kenneth King [motion picture]

Making dances: Kenneth King [motion picture]

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1 film reel. 11 min. 389 ft. : sd. color.; 16 mm.
Gift of Kenneth King.
Uniform Title
  • Wor(l)d (T)raid (Choreographic work : King)
  • Word raid (Choreographic work : King)
  • Excerpt from the film Making dances.
  • Producer/director: Michael Blackwood. Writer: Marcia B. Siegel.
  • For the complete film, which also includes choreographers Trisha Brown, Lucinda Childs, David Gordon, Douglas Dunn, Meredith Monk, and Sara Rudner, see: *MGZHB 16-2216 Making dances.
Call Number
*MGZHB 12-2457
Making dances: Kenneth King [motion picture]
Postmodern choreographer Kenneth King discusses his views on choreography, including use of the voice, the role of improvisation, and the spine as impetus for movement. He is seen rehearsing his works Word raid and Wor(l)d (T)raid, in the studio, with his company outdoors in a park, and in the Sculpture Garden of the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
Local Subject
Motion pictures. Making dances.
Postmodern dance.
Open air performances -- United States.
Added Author
King, Kenneth, 1948- choreographer.
Blackwood, Michael. Producer. Director
Siegel, Marcia B. Author
Kenneth King and Dancers.
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Word raid (Choreographic work : King)
Wor(l)d (T)raid (Choreographic work : King)
Gift of Kenneth King.
Research Call Number
*MGZHB 12-2457
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