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décor for Ocean

Date
1994
Dimensions
see elements description
Type
Décor
Description
DECOR: Net was only used for several performances before eliminated from the dance. Also included is a representative stopwatch from those used by the 112 or 150 musicians who performed Andrew Culver's score. FIRST PERFORMANCE: Kunsten Festival des Arts, Cirque Royal, Brussels, Belgium; Mary 18, 1994 ORIGINAL CAST: Kimberly Bartosik, Tom Caley, Michael Cole, Emma Diamond, Jean Freebury, Frederic Gafner, China Laudisio, Matthew Mohr, Banu Ogan, Jared Phillips, Glen Rumsey, Jeannie Steele, Robert Swinston, Cheryl Therrien, Jenifer Weaver MUSIC: Andrew Culver; Ocean 1-95 / David Tudor; Soundings: Ocean Diary
Materials
net, stopwatch
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
2011.273.1-.2