Stravinsky & Balanchine [videorecording] : genius has a birthday

Title
Stravinsky & Balanchine [videorecording] : genius has a birthday / WNET ; Great Performances ; directed by Emile Ardolino ; produced by Barbara Horgan and John Goberman ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music by Igor Stravinsky.
Publication
New York, N.Y. : WNET, c1982.

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Description
1 videocassette (VHS, NTSC) (67 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of PBS and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
Uniform Title
Orpheus (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Special event coverage and commentary.
  • Television.
  • Video.
Credits (note)
  • Lighting, Ronald Bates.
Event (note)
  • Recorded at New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., and telecast by WNET/13 as part of the Great Performances series on October 4, 1982.
Contents
  • Balanchine and Lincoln Kirstein appear onstage before the performance in a brief toast commemorating the 100th anniversary of Stravinsky's birth.
  • Apollo (ca. 28 min.) / performed by Peter Martins (Apollo), Suzanne Farrell (Terpsichore), Kyra Nichols (Polyhymnia), Maria Calegari (Calliope).
  • Orpheus (ca. 32 min.) / scenery and costumes, Isamu Noguchi; performed by Peter Martins (Orpheus); Adam Luders (Dark Angel); Karin von Aroldingen (Eurydice); Victoria Hall (Leader of the Bacchantes); Nina Fedorova, Linda Homek, Christopher Fleming (friends of Orpheus); Bruce Padgett (satyr); Michelle Bailey, Antonia Franceschi, Lisa Jackson, Julie Kirsten (nature spirits); Paul Sackett (Pluto); Christopher Fleming (Apollo); others.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-7274
Title
Stravinsky & Balanchine [videorecording] : genius has a birthday / WNET ; Great Performances ; directed by Emile Ardolino ; produced by Barbara Horgan and John Goberman ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music by Igor Stravinsky.
Imprint
New York, N.Y. : WNET, c1982.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Recorded at New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., and telecast by WNET/13 as part of the Great Performances series on October 4, 1982.
Credits
Lighting, Ronald Bates.
Performer
Danced by New York City Ballet.
Conductor: Robert Irving.
Local Subject
Ballet in television. Stravinsky and Balanchine - Genius has a birthday.
Ballet in television. Apollo.
Ballet in television. Orpheus.
Added Author
Martins, Peter, 1946- dancer.
Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- dancer.
Aroldingen, Karin von, 1941-2018, dancer.
Nichols, Kyra, dancer.
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996, speaker.
Balanchine, George, choreographer.
Balanchine, George, speaker.
Lüders, Adam, dancer.
Calegari, Maria, dancer.
Hall, Victoria, dancer.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971. Composer
Noguchi, Isamu, 1904-1988. Designer costume designer.
Bates, Ronald. Designer
Goberman, John. Producer
Horgan, Barbara. Producer
Ardolino, Emile, director.
Irving, Robert, 1913-1991. Conductor
New York City Ballet.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
Balanchine, George. Apollo
Added Title
Orpheus (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Gift of PBS and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-7274
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