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The magic flute [electronic resource]

Title
The magic flute [electronic resource] / WNET/Thirteen ; directed by Merrill Brockway ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; choreography by Peter Martins ; music by Riccardo Drigo.
Publication
New York, N.Y. : WNET, 1983.
Electronic Resource
Streaming video available at Library for the Performing Arts only.

Details

Additional Authors
Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (60 min.) : sd., col.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of WNET/13, New York.
Uniform Title
Magic flute (Choreographic work : Martins)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • Scenery, David Mitchell; costumes, Ben Benson; lighting, Ralph Holmes.
Performer (note)
  • Frank Ohman (The farmer), Florence Fitzgerald (The farmer's wife), Heather Watts (Lise), Ib Andersen (Luke), Douglas Hay (The marquis), Espen Giljane (The marquis' footman), Robert Maiorano (The sheriff), Peter Naumann (The judge), Gen Horiuchi (The judge's clerk), Maria Calegari (Oberon), and others.
Event (note)
  • Telecast on PBS on April 25, 1983 as a part of Great Performances' Dance in America series.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 9424
Title
The magic flute [electronic resource] / WNET/Thirteen ; directed by Merrill Brockway ; produced by Judy Kinberg ; choreography by Peter Martins ; music by Riccardo Drigo.
Imprint
New York, N.Y. : WNET, 1983.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Telecast on PBS on April 25, 1983 as a part of Great Performances' Dance in America series.
Credits
Scenery, David Mitchell; costumes, Ben Benson; lighting, Ralph Holmes.
Performer
Danced by New York City Ballet.
Cast
Frank Ohman (The farmer), Florence Fitzgerald (The farmer's wife), Heather Watts (Lise), Ib Andersen (Luke), Douglas Hay (The marquis), Espen Giljane (The marquis' footman), Robert Maiorano (The sheriff), Peter Naumann (The judge), Gen Horiuchi (The judge's clerk), Maria Calegari (Oberon), and others.
Summary
Peter Martins introduces the ballet, discussing the original Russian production and his version of The magic flute. Martin's version is then performed.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding
Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-564.
Connect to:
Local Subject
Ballet in television. The magic flute.
Television. Dance in America.
Added Author
Martins, Peter, 1946- choreographer, speaker.
Watts, Heather, dancer.
Andersen, Ib, 1954- dancer.
Ohman, Frank, dancer.
Fitzgerald, Florence, dancer.
Hay, Douglas, dancer.
Giljane, Espen, dancer.
Maiorano, Robert, dancer.
Naumann, Peter Carl, dancer.
Horiuchi, Gen, dancer.
Calegari, Maria, dancer.
Mitchell, David. Set designer
Benson, Ben C, costume designer.
Drigo, Riccardo, 1846-1930. Composer
Holmes, Ralph. Lighting designer
Kinberg, Judy. Producer
Brockway, Merrill, director.
New York City Ballet.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
Magic flute (Choreographic work : Martins)
Gift of WNET/13, New York.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 9424
*MGZIC 9-564 (former)
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