Merce Cunningham Trust

Neighbors 1991

PREMIERE DATE March 13, 1991
PREMIERE VENUE City Center Theater
MUSIC Takehisa Kosugi Streams
DECOR Mark Lancaster
COSTUMES Mark Lancaster
DURATION 25 minutes
ORGINAL CAST Victoria Finlayson, Alan Good, David Kulick, Patricia Lent, Larissa McGoldrick, Robert Swinston
"Neighbors" was a work for three women and three men, whom Cunningham described as "three neighborhood couples, probably from the suburbs." The choreography was light and witty, "a l'italienne," in the Cunningham equivalent of ballet's petit allegro.