Studio event no. 183 [electronic resource] : camera 1, tape 2

Title
Studio event no. 183 [electronic resource] : camera 1, tape 2 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
1977.
Electronic Resource
Streaming video available at Library for the Performing Arts only.

Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham archive.
Description
1 streaming video file (56 min.) : sd., b&w
Series Statement
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Uniform Title
Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Title from original container.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Music by Joan La Barbara.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance in the Cunningham dance studio, Westbeth, New York City, Jan. 8, 1977.
Biography (note)
  • 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.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Contents
Studio event no. 183 (20 min.) -- Studio event no. 183 (footage repeated) (13 min.) -- Studio event no. 184 (excerpts) (22 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDF 3709
Title
Studio event no. 183 [electronic resource] : camera 1, tape 2 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Imprint
1977.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Credits
Music by Joan La Barbara.
Performer
Performers include Merce Cunningham and members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Karole Armitage, Louise Burns, Ellen Cornfield, Morgan Ensminger, Lisa Fox, Meg Harper, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich, Julie Roess-Smith, Jim Self.
Event
Videotaped in performance in the Cunningham dance studio, Westbeth, New York City, Jan. 8, 1977.
Summary
The first part of this tape records the last 20 min. of Studio event no. 183. For the first hour of the performance, see *MGZIDF 3708. The event was filmed with multiple cameras. For a tape of the same event, taken from a different angle, see *MGZIDF 3567. The remainder of the tape contains a repeat of the same footage, and a sequence of excerpts from Studio event no. 184. For a complete tape of Studio event no. 184, see *MGZIA 5-556.
Biography
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.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIDVD 5-553.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer. Performer
La Barbara, Joan, 1947- Composer
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.
Added Title
Event (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Found In:
Merce Cunningham archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 3709
*MGZIDVD 5-553 (former)
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