Skip to main content
IMAGE
UNAVAILABLE

costume for Tango

Date
1978
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUME: Yellow long sleeve knit sweater with front zipper, yellow/gray flecked sweat pants, powder blue long sleeve spandex unitard, tan overcoat, terry cloth towels in powder blue and turquoise CAST: Merce Cunningham FIRST PERFORMANCE: City Center Theater, New York, NY; October 5, 1978 SECOND VERSION MUSIC: John Cage; Letter to Erik Satie with Sound Anonymously Received
Materials
Knit sweater, cotton sweatpants, long sleeve unitard, overcoat, terry cloth towels
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
2011.236.1-.6
Inscriptions
.2 MC .3 MC