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Fluid canvas.

Title
Fluid canvas. Oct. 14, 2003 [electronic resource] / [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
2003.

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Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham archive.
Description
1 streaming video file (38 min.) : sd., col.
Series Statement
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Uniform Title
Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Video.
  • Dance.
Note
  • Sound and picture are damaged between 1 and 2 min. into the video. The recording of Fluid canvas is very dark.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Music by John King. Video design by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser. Lighting design by James F. Ingalls.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York City, on Oct. 14, 2003.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 3628
OCLC
86108409
Title
Fluid canvas. Oct. 14, 2003 [electronic resource] / [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Imprint
2003.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Credits
Music by John King. Video design by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser. Lighting design by James F. Ingalls.
Performer
Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Cedric Andrieux, Jonah Bokaer, Lisa Boudreau, Ashley Chen, Paige Cunningham, Holley Farmer, Jean Freebury, Jennifer Goggans, Mandy Kirschner, Koji Minato, Daniel Roberts, Daniel Squire, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien.
Event
Recorded in performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York City, on Oct. 14, 2003.
Summary
This performance of Fluid canvas was part of a program celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. The recording begins with a brief speech in honor of the occasion; Cunningham and Carolyn Brown, Jasper Johns, Robert Rauschenberg and others then throw dice to determine the order of music for the evening's program. The performance of Fluid canvas begins at 8 min. into the video.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Local Note
Former classmark: *MGZIDVD 5-2053.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
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Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
King, John, 1953 November 28- Composer
Downie, Marc. Designer
Eshkar, Shelley. Designer
Kaiser, Paul, 1956- Designer
Ingalls, James F. Lighting designer
Andrieux, Cédric, dancer.
Bokaer, Jonah, dancer.
Boudreau, Lisa, dancer.
Chen, Ashley, dancer.
Cunningham, Paige, dancer.
Farmer, Holley, dancer.
Freebury, Jean, 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 Company.
Added Title
Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Found In:
Merce Cunningham archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-2053 (former)
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