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costumes for Breakers

Date
1994
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Silk short sleeve shirts in solid yellows, greens, and light pinks. Matching leggings in the same colors, with elastic suspenders. Each shirt has horizontal velcro strips attached to both front and back. Removable rectangular silk flags in multiple colors and lengths attach to the shirt's velcro strips. 2 black fabric totes to contain the flags. FIRST PERFORMANCE: City Center Theater, New York, NY; March 9, 1994 ORIGINAL CAST: Kimberly Bartosik, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Emma Diamond, Jean Freebury, Frederic Gafner (Foofwa D'Imobilite), China Laudisio, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien, Jenifer Weaver DECOR: Mary Jean Kenton MUSIC: John Driscoll; CyberMesa
Materials
Short sleeve shirts with velcro strips, leggings, fabric flags with velcro strips
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
2011.155.1-.44