Merce Cunningham Trust

The Merce Cunningham Trust maintains a directory of film and video featuring Cunningham's work. That directory is available by clicking Media List. Many of the Trust’s films are distributed by Electronic Arts Intermix (EAI) and streamed to libraries and universities through Alexander Street Press. Others films on the list are available by special request. For more information on how to view or screen those films, contact us at

The Dance Capsules preserve 86 of Cunningham’s core works so that future generations may study and learn to perform his choreography. They include a variety of media about each dance, including video, sound recordings, Merce’s notes, historical photos, and production information. Click here to see more. Additional access to may be granted upon request.
Mondays with Merce is a series of 16 videos, each featuring Merce himself discussing an important aspect of his work, and is available for free via the Trust’s YouTube channel. The Mondays with Merce series was written and produced by the Trust's Scholar in Residence,  Nancy Dalva.