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Dance International


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Introduced by Judith Mackrell , dance critic of The Independent. Tonight: a double bill from New York. Featuring the TV world premiere of a work by Merce Cunningham, one of the greatest figures of contemporary dance.
Changing Steps: taking the ingredients of an earlier stage piece, Merce Cunningham has created a new video dance work incorporating his usual mixture of surprise, chance and visual perfection. My Folks, by David Gordon , is dedicated to the women of his New York Jewish family. This 'dance with drapes', performed by Gordon's
Pick-Up Company, takes as a starting point the steps and music of traditional Yiddish folk dance.
Changing Steps:
Sound track cartridge music by JOHN CAGE
Directed by ELUOTT CAPLAN A Merce Cunningham Dance Foundation production.
My Folks: Directed by JOHN SANBORN MARY PERILLO and DAVID GORDON A Pick-Up Performance production.


Introduced By: Judith MacKrell
Unknown: David Gordon
Music By: John Cage
Directed By: Eluott Caplan
Directed By: John Sanborn
Directed By: Mary Perillo
Directed By: David Gordon

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