July 18, 2002
American Dance Festival
Mark Morris Dance Group - Page Auditorium
Durham, North Carolina United States
Commissioned by the American Dance Festival with support from the Doris Duke Awards for New Work and by the Boston Pops Orchestra.
- Mark Morris
- Richard Rodgers - Slaughter on Tenth Avenue
- Costume Design
- Isaac Mizrahi
- Lighting Design
- Michael Chybowski
- Number of Dancers
- 9 minutes
"Resurrection to Richard Rodgers' "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue" is a rollicking, amoral shoot-em-up that acquits the murderers with tongue-in-cheek redemption."
- The Berkshire Eagle
"Zaniness abound, but tempered, Morris-style...The over-the-top shenanigangs, including the gloriously corny happy ending, work. We're in expert hands."