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Fluid canvas [and] Split sides

Title
Fluid canvas [and] Split sides, 2003-12-6 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Publication
2003.

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Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Description
1 streaming video file (81 min) : sound, color
Uniform Title
  • Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Alternative Title
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Music.
  • Video.
  • Filmed dance.
  • Filmed performances.
Note
  • Title, statement of responsibility and credits taken from documents provided by Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Fluid canvas: music (Longtermparking) written and performed by John King; video design (Lifelike) by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser; lighting by James F. Ingalls; costumes by James Hall.
  • Split sides: music by Radiohead and Sigur Rós; decor by Robert Heishman and Catherine Yass; lighting by James F. Ingalls; costumes by James Hall.
System Details (note)
  • Streaming video.
Source (note)
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation,
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Contents
Introduction (4 min.) -- Fluid canvas (32 min.) -- Split sides (45 min.)
Call Number
*MGZIDF 3640
OCLC
890596625
Title
Fluid canvas [and] Split sides, 2003-12-6 / choreography by Merce Cunningham.
Production
2003.
Country of Producing Entity
France.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company: Fluid canvas: 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 / Split sides: 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.
Credits
Fluid canvas: music (Longtermparking) written and performed by John King; video design (Lifelike) by Marc Downie, Shelley Eshkar, Paul Kaiser; lighting by James F. Ingalls; costumes by James Hall.
Split sides: music by Radiohead and Sigur Rós; decor by Robert Heishman and Catherine Yass; lighting by James F. Ingalls; costumes by James Hall.
Event
Recorded 2003 December 6 Theatre de la Ville, Paris, France.
System Details
Streaming video.
Original Version
Original format: 1 VHS cassette (PAL) ; 1/2 in.
Summary
This performance was part of the Festival d'automne a Paris. The recording begins with Merce introducing the pieces in French. The performance of Fluid canvas begins at 4 min. into video.
Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Source
Gift; Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation, 2011-2012.
Connect to:
Added Author
Cunningham, Merce, choreographer.
King, John, 1953 November 28- composer.
King, John, 1953 November 28- instrumentalist.
Downie, Marc, designer.
Eshkar, Shelley, artist.
Kaiser, Paul, 1956- artist.
Heishman, Robert, designer.
Yass, Catherine, 1963- designer.
Ingalls, James F., lighting designer.
Hall, James, costume 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.
Radiohead (Musical group), composer.
Sigur Rós (Musical group), composer.
Merce Cunningham Dance Company, dancer.
Festival d'automne à Paris.
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation donor.
Added Title
Container of (work): Fluid canvas (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Container of (work): Split sides (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Found In:
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 3640
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