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Yvonne Rainer’s Diagonal (1963), Trio A with Flags (1966/1970), and Chair-Pillow (1969) were incorporated into the Bloodlines project in the 2016-2017 season, the third iteration of the initiative.
Learn more about Yvonne Rainer and Bloodlines.
These works were performed March 28-April 2, 2017 at The Joyce Theater in NYC on a program with works by Steve Paxton and Anna Halprin, and Stephen Petronio’s world premiere of Untitled Touch.
Read a review of the entire evening.

DIAGONAL (1963)

Choreography: Yvonne Rainer
Lighting: Joe Doran
Staging: Pat Catterson
Performed by: Ernesto Breton, Davalois Fearon, Kyle Filley, Jaqlin Medlock, Tess Montoya, Megan Wright

TRIO A WITH FLAGS (1966/1970)

Choreography: Yvonne Rainer
Music: “In the Midnight Hour,” The Chambers Brothers
Lighting: Joe Doran
Staging: Pat Catterson
Performed by: Davalois Fearon, Kyle Filley, Jaqlin Medlock, Tess Montoya, Nicholas Sciscione, Joshua Tuason, Megan Wright

CHAIR-PILLOW (1969)

Choreography: Yvonne Rainer
Music: “River Deep, Mountain High,” Ike and Tina Turner
Lighting: Joe Doran
Staging: Pat Catterson
Performed by: The Company

The staging of works by Yvonne Rainer was made possible, in part, by a commissioning grant from New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.