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costumes for Carousal

Date
1987
Dimensions
see elements description
Type
Costumes
Description
CDF3-30 COSTUMES: Women's costumes consist of variations of cream, pink, red leotards with camisole, short sleeve or tank straps. Cream t-shirts with rust-colored circular patterns. Cream tank top. Cream night shirt with Nehru style collar. Mint green, cream, and red footless tights. Striped cotton shorts. Purple ribbed long underwear. Both men and women have flannel buttondown shirts in various patterns. Men's costumes also include long sleeve blue striped tunic. Black and gray t-shirts. Shorts in various patterns. Gray waffle knit long underwear. Purple, pastel green and yellow sweat pants. Short sleeve Hawaiian shirt. Cream tights with rust-colored circular patterns. Brown tights. Brown/cream pinstripe blazer. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Jacob's Pillow, Lee, MA; August 18, 1987 FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: Joyce Theater; March 2, 1988 ORIGINAL CAST: Helen Barrow, Victoria Finlayson, Alan Good, Catherine Kerr, Chris Komar, David Kulick, Patricia Lent, Larissa McGoldrick, Dennis O'Connor, Karen Radford, Rob Remley, Kristy Santimyer, Robert Swinston DECOR: Dove Bradshaw MUSIC: Takehisa Kosugi; Rhapsody
Materials
Leotards of various arm lengths, footless tights, flannel button down shirts, cotton t-shirts, long underwear pants, long sleeve tunic, sweat pants, men's blazer
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
2011.110.1-.45
Inscriptions
.1 CT; .2 CT; .3 CT; .4 CT; .5 HB; .6 HB; .7 HB; .8 ED; .11 KB; .12 KB; .13 KB; .14 LM; .15 LM; .16 LM; .17 VF; .18 VF; .19 PL; .20 PL; .21 VF; .22 RS; .23 HB; .24 ED; .26 RS; .27 RS; .28 AG; .29 AG; .30 AG; .31 DK; .32 DK; .33 CK; .34 CK; .35 RW; .36 RW; .37 DO/RR; .38 DO; .39 CK; .40 CK; .41 DO/DK; .42 DO; .43 PL; .44 RS; .45 LM