"We Give Ourselves Away at Every Moment: An EVENT for Merce"
Jon Kinzel, Susan Marshall, Lucinda Childs, Faye Driscoll, Bill T. Jones
River to River Festival
Rockefeller Park, Battery Park City
New York, NY
July 26, 2010
Copyright © 2010 by Martha Sherman
He must have been smiling up there. On a perfect summer evening, after a month of painful heat, five distinguished and compelling choreographers created works to celebrate Merce Cunningham on the first anniversary after his death. An appreciative audience watched, lounging in Rockefeller Park around a large white stage ringed by the New York skyline and a perfect Hudson River dusk.