La Chanteuse (1963)


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CHOREOGRAPHY: Trisha Brown
sound: Some vocalization
visual design:
costume:
light:
length: ~3 minutes
original cast: Trisha Brown


A solo in which Brown took the fourth position-a ballet pose with legs and arms in opposition-and then proceeded to fall over, “dead weight, like a tree cut down” while saying “Oh no.”

NY PREMIERE:
Benefit for the Foundation for Contemporary Performance, Pocket Theater, New York, NY | June 10, 1963

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