Choreography / 1985

Deli Commedia (VideoDance)

Deli Commedia was conceived as a slapstick comedy, Filmed at the Merce Cunningham Studio, Westbeth, New York, NY. In the film, Merce Cunningham strove to create the sense of different spaces or scenes within the Cunningham Studio and incorporated various possibilities presented by its physical layout into the development of the choreography.

Details

Premiere Date

Feb 01, 1985

Premiere Venue

Premiere Location

Music

Pat Richter, I Can't Go On To The Next Thing, Till I Find Out More About You

Costumes

Dove Bradshaw

Duration

18 minutes

Original Cast

Brenda Daniels

Frey Faust

Kristy Santimyer

Carol Teitelbaum

Bill Young

Other Choreography

Title
Duration
Year
Collaborator(s)
Exercise Piece III
Duration: 16 minutes
Year: 1980
Collab.:
Locale (VideoDance)
Duration: 29 minutes, 30 seconds
Year: 1980
Collab.: Kosugi, Atlas, Kroeze
Duets
Duration: 16 minutes
Year: 1980
Collab.: Cage, Lancaster
Fielding Sixes
Duration: 27 minutes
Year: 1980
Collab.: Cage, Fullemann, Atlas
10's with Shoes
Duration: 17 minutes
Year: 1981
Collab.: Kalve, Lancaster
Channels/Inserts
Duration: 28 minutes
Year: 1981
Collab.: Tudor, Atlas
Gallopade
Duration: 17 minutes
Year: 1981
Collab.: Kosugi, Lancaster
Trails
Duration: 26 minutes
Year: 1982
Collab.: Cage, Lancaster