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costumes for Inlets

Date
1977
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Short sleeve leotards and footless tights dyed in a combination of light and dark grays / purplish blues. Some bisected half dark gray / half light gray down the middle, others dark or light gray on front or back, one longsleeve gray leotard, half dark gray/ half light gray sweat pants, mismatched black / white jazz shoes and black / white socks, gray velveteen and silver mylar chokers, unitards gradated from cream to dark purple FIRST PERFORMANCE: University of Washington, Seattle, Washington; September 10, 1977 FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: City Center Theater, New York, NY; September 26, 1978 ORIGINAL CAST: Karole Armitage, Ellen Cornfield, Merce Cunningham, Lisa Fox, Chris Komar, Robert Kovich MUSIC: Inlets; John Cage
Materials
Pair of sweatpants, pair of mismatched jazz shoes, pair of mismatched socks, short sleeve leotards, footless tights, mylar and velveteen chokers, unitards
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
2011.140.1-.28
Inscriptions
.1 INL-MC; .2 INL-MC; .5.1 MC; .5.2 MC; .5.3 MC; .6 INL-RS; .7 I-RS; .8.1 RK; .8.2 RS; .9 INL-CK; .10 CK; .11.1 CK; .11.2 CK; .11.3 CK; .12 I-KVA; .13 INL-KVA; .14.1 KA; .14.2 KA; .15 I-EC; .16 INL-EC; .17 EC; .17.2 EC; .18 LB; .21 INL-L.Fox; .23 CAK; .24 I-CAK; .25 CAK;