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costumes for Banjo

Date
1953
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Men's longsleeve shirts dress shirts in red, purple, and pink. Striped neck tie ribbons. Camisole dresses in burgundy, purple, blue, with colored piping. Underskirts and trunks. Extra ribbons. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Black Mountain College, North Carolina; August 21, 1953 FIRST NY PERFORMANCE: Theater de Lys; December 29, 1953 FIRST CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Viola Farber, Jo Anne Melsher, Remy Charlip, Paul Taylor MUSIC: Louise Moreau Gottschalk; Le Banjo--opus 15--1855
Materials
Long sleeve shirts with collars, striped ribbon neck ties, ribbons, camisole dresses, underskirts, trunks
Accession Number
2011.118.1-.24