Merce Cunningham

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United States dancer and choreographer (born in 1922)


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Fridays At Noon: Merce Cunningham will be presented on April 5, at 7:30 PM.
Merce Cunningham, dancer and choreographer; born, April 16, 1919, died, July 26, 2009
Produced by dance writer Nancy Dalva and featuring the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, "Monday's with Merce" is a weekly series launching Monday, November 1 at www.
1 -- color) Jennifer Goggins moves to the beat in Merce Cunningham Dance Company's ``Split Sides,'' playing this weekend at the Ahmanson.
City-Wide Arts Festival to Celebrate the Groundbreaking Work of Choreographer Merce Cunningham and the Miami Debut of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company
An insatiable curiosity about movement, time and space keeps choreographer Merce Cunningham, 83, in the vanguard of contemporary dance, a distinction he and his dance company have held for more than 50 years.
One of the earlier pieces, the lyrical, Satie-inspired Experiences, was written for dancer-choreographer Merce Cunningham, Cage's partner and artistic collaborator for almost five decades.
Always one to explore new technologies, Merce Cunningham now has an app that contains everything you'd want to know about his life and work--three years after he died.
2 /PRNewswire/ -- Beginning February 3, the three pieces of music Sigur Ros originally composed for the Split Sides performance of the Merce Cunningham Dance Company will be available exclusively through iTunes.
Paik's musical indebtedness to Cage is most clearly heard on this CD in the 1977 piece "Prepared Piano for Merce Cunningham," originally recorded to accompany a Cunningham dance performance.
It was an extraordinary thing to do because these were people who were not experts on dance, on the whole, and we certainly were not experts in geology, and we had these extraordinary conversations,'' says Jenkins, a protege of Martha Graham and Jose Limon and a faculty member for 12 years with the Merce Cunningham Studio.
In an episode of the online video series Mondays with Merce, an aging yet ever-youthful Merce Cunningham reminisces about his window-lined studio in the West Village.
West Coast Bank is the premier sponsor of the Merce Cunningham 50th Anniversary Dance Company presentation at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on Wednesday, February 11th at 7:30 p.
Jonas's first performances, around 1968, were closely connected with New York's Judson Dance Theater, which consisted of students of Merce Cunningham and, indirectly, of John Cage as well.
As the Cunningham Legacy Tour winds down, a cool way to view the modern master's work from anywhere in the world comes courtesy a gorgeous iPad app: Merce Cunningham Event.