July 18, 2002
American Dance Festival
Mark Morris Dance Group - Durham Performing Arts Center
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."