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costumes for Duets

Date
1980
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Leotards with a variety of arm lengths (long sleeve, short sleeve, camisole, tank) in saturated orange, mint and lime greens, yellow, lavender, peach, red, black and blue. Footless seamed tights in similar color palette. Short skirts for red, blue, green women's costumes. Diaphonous pale gray and pink colored scarves as part of 2 of the women's costumes. FIRST PERFORMANCE: City Center, New York, NY; February 26, 1980 CAST: Susan Emery, Rob Remley, Karole Armitage, Alan Good, Catherin Kerr, Merce Cunningham, Meg Eginton, Chris Komar, Lisa Friedman, Joseph Lennon, Louise Burns, Robert Kovich MUSIC: Peadar and Mel Mercier (with percussion arranged by John Cage and John Fullemann)
Materials
leotards with a variety of arm lengths, footless tights, short skirts, scarves
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
2011.164.1-.28
Inscriptions
.1 RS; .2 RS; .3 CK-Duets; .4 CK; .6 AG; .7 NG; .8 NG; .9 DK; .10 DK; .11 RR-Duets; .12 RR; .13 PL; .14 KA; .15 KA-Duets; .17 KrS; .18 KrS; .19 KrS; .20 HB; .21 HB; .22 KR; .23 KR; .24 KR; .25 CAK; .26 CAK; .27 CAK