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A New York City Ballet tribute to George Balanchine [videorecording]

Title
A New York City Ballet tribute to George Balanchine [videorecording] / WNET/13 ; a production of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. ; directed by Emile Ardolino ; produced by John Goberman ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Publication
New York, N.Y. : WNET, c1983.

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Description
1 videocassette (VHS, NTSC) (120 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of PBS and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
Uniform Title
  • Mozartiana (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Vienna waltzes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
  • Who cares? (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Credits (note)
  • Lighting, Ronald Bates.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., on Oct. 10, 1983. Telecast on WNET/13, New York, as part of the Great Performances series, on Oct. 16, 1983.
Contents
  • Vienna waltzes (ca. 49 min.) / music, Johann Strauss II, Ferenc Lehár, and Richard Strauss; scenery, Rouben Ter-Arutunian; costumes, Karinska; cast: Tales from the Vienna Woods, danced by Kyra Nichols and Sean Lavery; Voices of spring, danced by Heather Watts and Helgi Tomasson; Explosion polka, danced by Elyse Borne and Bart Cook; Gold and silver waltz, danced by Karin von Aroldingen and Peter Martins; First sequence of waltzes from Der Rosenkavalier, danced by Suzanne Farrell and Adam Lüders, and others.
  • Mozartiana (ca. 28 min.) / music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky on themes by Mozart; costumes, Rouben Ter-Arutunian; danced by Suzanne Farrell with Ib Andersen, Victor Castelli, four students from the School of American Ballet, and others.
  • Who Cares? (ca. 42 min.) / music, George Gershwin, adapted and orchestrated by Hershey Kay; scenery, Jo Mielziner; costumes, Ben Benson; danced by Patricia McBride, Sean Lavery, Lourdes Lopez, Heather Watts, and others; piano solo, Jerry Zimmerman.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-8188
Title
A New York City Ballet tribute to George Balanchine [videorecording] / WNET/13 ; a production of Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. ; directed by Emile Ardolino ; produced by John Goberman ; choreography by George Balanchine.
Imprint
New York, N.Y. : WNET, c1983.
Event
Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., on Oct. 10, 1983. Telecast on WNET/13, New York, as part of the Great Performances series, on Oct. 16, 1983.
Credits
Lighting, Ronald Bates.
Performer
Performed by New York City Ballet Company.
Music performed by New York City Ballet Orchestra; music director and principal conductor, Robert Irving.
Host: Patrick Watson.
Local Subject
Ballet in television. A New York City Ballet tribute to George Balanchine.
Ballet in television. Vienna waltzes.
Ballet in television. Mozartiana.
Ballet in television. Who cares?
Added Author
Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- dancer.
Nichols, Kyra, dancer.
Lavery, Sean, dancer.
Watts, Heather, dancer.
Helgi Tómasson, 1942- dancer.
Borne, Elyse, dancer.
Cook, Bart, dancer.
Aroldingen, Karin von, 1941-2018, dancer.
Martins, Peter, 1946- dancer.
Lüders, Adam, dancer.
Andersen, Ib, 1954- dancer.
Castelli, Victor, dancer.
Lopez, Lourdes, dancer.
McBride, Patricia, 1942- dancer.
Watson, Patrick, host.
Irving, Robert, 1913-1991. Conductor
Zimmerman, Jerry. Instrumentalist
Balanchine, George, choreographer.
Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Composer
Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948. Composer
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949. Composer
Ter-Arutunian, Rouben, 1920-1992. Set designer
Ter-Arutunian, Rouben, 1920-1992, costume designer.
Karinska, Barbara, costume designer.
Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976. Set designer
Benson, Ben C, costume designer.
Bates, Ronald. Lighting designer
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Composer
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Composer
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
Ardolino, Emile, director.
Goberman, John. Producer
New York City Ballet.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
Added Title
Vienna waltzes (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Mozartiana (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Who cares? (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Gift of PBS and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-8188
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