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costume for Rag-Time Parade

Date
1950
Dimensions
28-1/4 x 18-1/2 inches
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUME: Red button-down dress shirt with short collar. From thrift shop. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Louisiana State University Dance Group, Baton Rouge, LA; June 27, 1950 FIRST MCDC PERFORMANCE: Cooper Union, New York, NY; November 24, 1950 ORIGINAL CAST (students at Louisiana State University): Doskye Barnes, Blanche Duffy, Evelyn Landry, Suzanne Phebus, Wilson Manuel, Mark Allen Bergeron ORIGINAL MCDC CAST: Sudie Bond, Marianne Preger, Rachel Rosenthal, Julie Walter, Francois Canton, Remy Charlip MUSIC: Erik Satie; from the ballet Parade
Materials
Found garment. Button-down dress shirt.
Credit Line
Walker Art Center, Merce Cunningham Dance Company Collection, Gift of Jay F. Ecklund, the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation, Agnes Gund, Russell Cowles and Josine Peters, the Hayes Fund of HRK Foundation, Dorothy Lichtenstein, MAHADH Fund of HRK Foundation, Goodale Family Foundation, Marion Stroud Swingle, David Teiger, Kathleen Fluegel, Barbara G. Pine, and the T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 2011
Accession Number
2011.227