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costumes for Gambit for Dancers and Orchestra

Date
1959
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Sleeveless two-tone dyed nylon leotards and footed tights FIRST PERFORMANCE: University of Illinois, Urbana, March 14, 1959 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Viola Farber, Judith Dunn, Marilyn Wood, Remy Charlip MUSIC: Ben Johnston, "Third stream" music
Materials
Sleeveless dyed leotards and footed tights
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
2011.198.1-.10