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costumes for Gallopade

Date
1981
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Western-style cotton button down shirts in a variety of colors and patterns. Men's cotton sweat pants in coral, orange, and yellow. Nylon tank leotards in purple, pink, lime green, orange, yellow, perwinkle. Cloth belts with metal buckles in similar solid colors. Women's black footed tights. Clear plastic and pink polka dotted rain poncho. Burgundy, blue and yellow nylon ankle socks. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Theatre de Beaulieu, Lausanne, France; June 3, 1981 FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: City Center Theater; March 20, 1982 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Susan Emery, Lise Friedman, Catherine Kerr, Judy Lazaroff, Rob Remley, Robert Swinston, Megan Walker MUSIC: Takehisa Kosugi; Cycles
Materials
Button down shirts, sweat pants, tank leotards, socks, footless tights, cloth belts with metal buckles, plastic rain poncho
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
2011.165.1-.36
Inscriptions
.1 MC; .2 MC; .5 RR; .8 RS; .9 RS; .11 JUL; .12 HB; .13 HB; .14 HB (JUL); .16 LEF; .17 LEF; .18 LEF; .19 LEF; .21 SQ; .22 SQ; .23 SQ; .24 SQ; .27 MW; .28 MW; .29 MW; .30 MW; .33 PL; .34 PL