Choreography / 1960

Hands Birds

Originally titled 'Diana the Huntress.' based a poem by M. C. Richards. The dance was fast and expansive requiring high energy and a sharp attack. It covered space and included jumps. The costume was emerald-green tights and leotard with a kind of half-skirt of nylon chiffon.

Details

Premiere Date

Sep 23, 1960

Premiere Venue

Teatro la Fenice

Premiere Location

Venice, Italy

Music

Earle Brown, December 1952 from Folio

Costumes

Robert Rauschenberg

Duration

16 minutes, 50 seconds

Original Cast

Carolyn Brown

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