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Locale, Points In Space [and] Doubles at the Joyce Theater, with footage of birthday celebration for Takehisa Kosugi

Title
Locale, Points In Space [and] Doubles at the Joyce Theater, with footage of birthday celebration for Takehisa Kosugi, 1988-03-06, 1988-03-24 (Doubles and birthday)
Publication
March 6, 1988; March 24, 1988.

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Details

Additional Authors
Found In
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Description
1 streaming video file (117 min) : sound, color
Uniform Title
  • Locale (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Points in space (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
  • Doubles (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Alternative Title
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Music.
  • Video.
  • Filmed performances.
  • Filmed dance.
Note
  • Title provided by cataloger, based on original container label.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site at the Library for the Performing Arts.
System Details (note)
  • Streaming video.
Source (note)
  • Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation,
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Contents
Note that although full running time of file is 2:24, actual content ends at 1:56:55.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 5074
OCLC
980347808
Title
Locale, Points In Space [and] Doubles at the Joyce Theater, with footage of birthday celebration for Takehisa Kosugi, 1988-03-06, 1988-03-24 (Doubles and birthday)
Production
March 6, 1988; March 24, 1988.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
video
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Merce Cunningham, choreographer; Takehisa Kosugi, composer/conductor. Performed by members of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company.
Event
Recorded 1988, March. New York City.
System Details
Streaming video.
Original Version
Original format: 1 videocassette (Video8) ; 8mm.
Summary
Performances of the pieces Locale, Points In Space (58:15) and Doubles (1:24:39), at the Joyce Theater in New York City during the Merce Cunningham Dance Company's season there in early 1988. The first two pieces were performed on March 6 and the last piece on March 24. Following the conclusion of Doubles, there is footage of a birthday celebration for composer/conductor Takehisa Kosugi, a longtime Cunningham collaborator (1:48:42). Note that although file running time is longer, actual content ends at 1:56:55.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file online only on site 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.
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- composer.
Kosugi, Takehisa, 1938- conductor.
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation donor.
Added Title
Container of (work): Locale (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Container of (work): Points in space (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Container of (work): Doubles (Choreographic work : Cunningham)
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection. Moving image materials.
Found In:
Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation Collection.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 5074
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