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costumes for How to Pass, Kick, Fall, and Run

Date
1965
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Long sleeve sweaters in saturated solid colors; black footless tights (some with stirrups), women's black trunks, cream wool socks with the toes and heals cut out. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Harper Theater, Chicago, IL: November 24, 1965 FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: Hunter Playhouse; December 9, 1966 ORIGINAL CAST: Merce Cunningham, Carolyn Brown, Barbara Lloyd, Sandra Neels, Valda Setterfield, Albert Reid, Peter Saul, Gus Solomons, Jr. MUSIC: stories read aloud from the texts Silence and A Year From Monday
Materials
Sweaters, footless tights, trunks, stirrup socks
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
2011.226.1-.25
Inscriptions
.5 How to CB; .6 CB; .7 CB; .10 HT / SHC, NH; .11 HT NH; .12 HT NH; .17 HT DD; .18 HT CR; .19 HT CR; .21 CR; .22 HT UD; .23 HT UD;