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Beach Birds

Choreographer: Merce Cunningham
Composer: John Cage
Set designer: Marsha Skinner
Costume designer: Marsha Skinner
Lighting designer: Marsha Skinner
Rambert premiere: 6 Jun 2000, Rambert Dance Company, Sadler's Wells Theatre, London
World premiere: 20 Jun 1991, Merce Cunningham Dance Company, Theater 11, Zurich, Switzerland
Duration: 28 minutes
Number of dancers: 11 dancers: 5 men, 6 women
Music title: FOUR^3 (1989)
Music details: Live music: The Merce Cunningham Trust calls for four musicians (one or two pianos, rainsticks, and violin or oscillator). Rambert has used three musicians playing piano and rainsticks.
Music note: The '3' in the music title should be superscript.
Source: Programme and reference file in the Rambert Archive
Archive catalogue: WORK/0414
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