Merce Cunningham. “ T he only way to do it is to do it” - Merce Cunningham. Ms. Oliver Dance History Unit. What do you already know about Merce Cunningham?. Write down on your worksheet anything that you know about: Merce Cunningham Merce Cunningham Company Cunningham Style.
“The only way to do it is to do it”
- Merce Cunningham
Dance History Unit
Change of direction
Change of facing
“You have to love dancing to stick to it. It gives you nothing back, no manuscripts to store away, no paintings to show on walls and maybe hang in museums, no poems to be printed and sold, nothing but that fleeting moment when you feel alive. It is not for unsteady souls.”- Merce Cunningham