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Ocean. [rehearsal]

Title
Ocean. Mar. 3, 1994 [electronic resource] : [rehearsal] / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
1994.

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Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham archive.
Description
2 streaming video files (105 min.) : sd., col.
Series Statement
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Uniform Title
Ocean (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
  • Dance rehearsals.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, on Mar. 3, 1994.
Biography (note)
  • Ocean premiered at the Cirque Royal in Brussels on May 18, 1994, with a musical score by David Tudor and Andrew Culver, based on ideas of John Cage.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Contents
Reel 1. Ocean, stage right (52 min.) -- Reel 2. Ocean, stage left (53 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDF 2923
Title
Ocean. Mar. 3, 1994 [electronic resource] : [rehearsal] / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Imprint
1994.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Performer
Rehearsed by members of Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Emma Diamond, Jean Freebury, Frédéric Gafner, Alan Good, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien, Jenifer Weaver, and others.
Event
Videotaped in rehearsal at the Cunningham studio, Westbeth, New York City, on Mar. 3, 1994.
Summary
This video features a run-through of Ocean, in rehearsal clothes, without musical accompaniment.
Biography
Ocean premiered at the Cirque Royal in Brussels on May 18, 1994, with a musical score by David Tudor and Andrew Culver, based on ideas of John Cage.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIDVD 5-1447.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
Caley, Thomas, dancer.
Cole, Michael Eugene, dancer.
Diamond, Emma, dancer.
Freebury, Jean, dancer.
Gafner, Frédéric, dancer.
Good, Alan, dancer.
Phillips, Jared, dancer.
Rumsey, Glen, dancer.
Therrien, Cheryl, dancer.
Steele, Jeannie, dancer.
Swinston, Robert, dancer.
Weaver, Jenifer, dancer.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Added Title
Ocean (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Found In:
Merce Cunningham archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-1447 (former)
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