Merce Cunningham Trust

Balanchine and Cunningham 1987


LENGTH 57 minutes
DIRECTOR Judy Kinberg and Thomas Grimm
PRODUCER Thirteen/WNET and Danmarks Radio
DISTRIBUTOR WNET
COLOR/BW Color
MUSIC Improvisation III, John Cage
MUSICIANS Peadar and Mel Mercier
DANCERS Amanda McKerrow, Gil Boggs, Kathleen Moore, Ricardo Bustamante, Christine Spizzo, Wes Chapman, Melissa Allen, John Gardner, Jennet Zerbe, Clark Tippet, Amy Rose, Robert Hill
"Balanchine and Cunningham: An Evening At American Ballet Theatre" (ABT) Great Performances: #1417 Dance In America. The film includes performing Cunningham's "Duets" (1980) and George Balanchine's "La Sonnambula" with Mikhail Baryshnikov, Alessandra Ferri and Leslie Brown. Narration by then Artistic Director Mr. Baryshnikov.