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Fluid canvas [and] Split sides. Oct. 17, 2003 [videorecording]

Title
Fluid canvas [and] Split sides. Oct. 17, 2003 [videorecording] / [presented by] Merce Cunningham Dance Company ; choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
2003.

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Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham archive.
Description
1 videodisc (NTSC) (63 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Series Statement
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection
Uniform Title
  • Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Credits (note)
  • Fluid canvas. Music by John King. Video design by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser. Lighting design by James F. Ingalls.
  • Split sides. Music by Radiohead and Sigur Ros. Decor by Robert Heishman and Catherine Yass.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York City, on Oct. 17, 2003.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
Contents
Fluid canvas (33 min.) -- Split sides [excerpts] (30 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-2058
OCLC
86110250
Title
Fluid canvas [and] Split sides. Oct. 17, 2003 [videorecording] / [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
Fluid canvas. Music by John King. Video design by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser. Lighting design by James F. Ingalls.
Split sides. Music by Radiohead and Sigur Ros. Decor by Robert Heishman and Catherine Yass.
Performer
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.
Event
Recorded in performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York City, on Oct. 17, 2003.
Summary
This performance was part of a program celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. The recording begins with Merce Cunningham and company dancers (Ashley Chen, Jonah Bokaer, Jennifer Goggans, Cheryl Therrien) casting dice to determine the order of the evening's program. A complete performance of Fluid canvas is recorded in wide shot, and excerpts from Split sides are recorded in close shot.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham archive.
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
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 Company.
Radiohead (Musical group)
Sigur Rós (Musical group)
Added Title
Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Found In:
Merce Cunningham archive.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-2058
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