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costumes for Rondo

Date
1996
Dimensions
see element description
Type
Costumes
Description
COSTUMES: Clothing in various combinations of black, white, and black/white stripes including: chinos, jeans, tank tops, t-shirts, satin pants, halter tops, crop tops, vest, satin leotard. Navy blue/white one piece bathing suit, blue/green striped two piece bathing suit. The dancers wore rehearsal clothes (and in a later version of the dance, bathing suits) for the first part of the dance, then changed into the black and white clothes listed above. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Ludwigsburger Schlossfestspiele, Theater im Forum, Ludwigsburg, Germany; June 2, 1996 ORIGINAL CAST: Kimberly Bartosik, Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Jean Freebury, Frederic Gafner (Foofwa D'Imobilite), China Laudisio, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien DECOR: Lighting concept by Kelly Atallah MUSIC: John Cage, FOUR^6
Materials
Body suits, chinos, jeans, tank tops, t-shirts, satin pants, satin leotard, halter tops, crop tops, vest, one piece bathing suit, two piece bathing suit
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
2011.129.1-.44
Inscriptions
.1 RS; .2 RS; .3 DK; .4 DK; .5 GR; .6 MM; .7 MM; .8 MM; .9 DSq; .10 DSq; .11 TC; .12 TC; .13 TC; .14 TC; .15 TC; .16 KM; .17 KM; .20 CT; .21 CT; .22 CT; .23 CT; .24 LB; .25 LB; .26 LB; .27 LB; .28 BO; .29 BO; .30 DS; .31 DS; .32 JS; .33 MF; .34 MF; .35 JF; .36 JS; .37 HF; .38 JF; .39 HF; .41 JF; .42 JF; .43 CA; .44 CA