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Nijinsky by Béjart [videorecording]

Title
Nijinsky by Béjart [videorecording] / WCBS-TV ; produced by Artium Summa, Belgium, for Camera Three ; produced and directed by Merrill Brockway ; choreography by Maurice Béjart.
Publication
New York, N.Y. : WCBS-TV, 1971.

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Description
1 videodisc (NTSC) (58 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
Nijinsky, clown of God (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Credits (note)
  • Music, Pierre Henry and Peter Tchaikovsky (excerpts from Symphony no. 6, "Pathètique").
Event (note)
  • Telecast in two parts by WCBS-TV on the series Camera three, on November 21 and 28, 1971.
System Details (note)
  • DVD, transferred from Digital Betacam cassette.
Contents
Part one: Excerpts from Nijinsky, clown of God, filmed in the sports stadium of the Forest-National Theatre, Brussels, three days before premiere -- Conversation between Maurice Béjart and Faubion Bowers -- Part two: Conversation continued -- Continuation of performance excerpts.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-5613
Title
Nijinsky by Béjart [videorecording] / WCBS-TV ; produced by Artium Summa, Belgium, for Camera Three ; produced and directed by Merrill Brockway ; choreography by Maurice Béjart.
Imprint
New York, N.Y. : WCBS-TV, 1971.
System Details
DVD, transferred from Digital Betacam cassette.
Event
Telecast in two parts by WCBS-TV on the series Camera three, on November 21 and 28, 1971.
Credits
Music, Pierre Henry and Peter Tchaikovsky (excerpts from Symphony no. 6, "Pathètique").
Performer
Performed by the Ballet du XXe Siècle: Jorge Donn (Nijinsky, clown of god), Pierre Dobrievich (Diaghilev), Menia Martínez (Ballerina), Paolo Bortoluzzi (Spectre de la rose), Daniel Lommel (Golden slave), Jörg Lanner (Faun), Micha Van Hoecke (Petrouchka), Suzanne Farrell (Girl in pink), Dyane Gray-Cullert (Madness), Victor Ullate (Auguste), Jaleh Kerendi (Society lady?), Angèle Albrecht (Nymph?/Serpent), Hitomi Asakawa (Doll?), Robert Denvers (Clown in blue?), Paul Mejia (Clown in pink?), Guy Brasseur, Lise Pinet, and others.
Speaker: Laurent Terzieff.
Summary
Performance excerpts, some sections with voice-overs by Maurice Béjart, and a conversation between Béjart and Faubion Bowers.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-92.
Local Subject
Television. Camera three.
Ballet in television. Nijinsky, clown of God.
Ballet in television. Nijinsky by Béjart.
Added Author
Béjart, Maurice, choreographer, interviewee.
Bowers, Faubion, 1917-1999, interviewer.
Albrecht, Angèle, dancer.
Asakawa, Hitomi, dancer.
Brasseur, Guy, dancer.
Bortoluzzi, Paolo, 1938- dancer.
Denvers, Robert, dancer.
Dobrievich, Pierre, dancer.
Donn, Jorge, dancer.
Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- dancer.
Gray-Cullert, Dyane, dancer.
Hoecke, Micha van, dancer.
Kerendi, Jaleh, dancer.
Lanner, Jörg, dancer.
Lommel, Daniel, dancer.
Martínez, Menia, dancer.
Mejia, Paul, dancer.
Pinet, Lise, dancer.
Ullate, Victor, dancer.
Henry, Pierre, 1927- Composer
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Composer
Brockway, Merrill. Producer
Brockway, Merrill. Director
Ballet du XXe siècle (Belgium)
CBS Television Network.
Added Title
Nijinsky, clown of God (Choreographic work : Béjart)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-5613
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