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costumes for Scenario

Date
1997
Dimensions
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Type
Costumes
Description
CDF1-12 70% Nylon/ 30 % polyurethane garments, some with removable inner padding made of 80 % down/ 20% feather Garments with the #9 prefix have 100 % polyester filling instead of down. Color varieties include black, red, blue and white striped, and green and white checked. Style varieties include padded shirts, skirts, shorts, pants, dresses, and non-padded skirts, dresses, tank tops, and hot pants. FIRST NEW YORK PERFORMANCE: Brooklyn Academy of Music; October 14, 1997 FIRST INTERNATIONAL PERFORMANCE: Opera National de Paris/Palais Garnier; January 8, 1998 ORIGINAL CAST: Lisa Boudreau, Thomas Caley, Michael Cole, Holley Farmer, Maydelle Fason, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey (Cedric Andrieux), Jeannie Steele, Derry Swan, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien MUSIC: Takehisa Kosugi; Wave Code A-Z SPACE AND LIGHTING CONCEPT: Rei Kawakubo LIGHTING: Masao Nihei and David Covey SPACE: Takao Kawasaki
Materials
Padded skirts, shirts, tank tops, pants, shorts, dresses, hot pants
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
2011.154.1-.261
Inscriptions
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