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American Ballet Theatre at the Met [videorecording]

Title
American Ballet Theatre at the Met [videorecording] / WNET/13 ; director, Brian Large.
Publication
U.S.: WNET, 1984.

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Reel 1Moving imageUse in libraryPreservation*MGZIC 9-901 Reel 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
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Description
2 videocassettes (U-matic, NTSC) (85 min.) : sd., col.; 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
  • Paquita (Choreographic work : Makarova after Petipa, M)
  • Sylphides (Choreographic work : Fokin)
  • Triad (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Performer (note)
  • Danced by members of American Ballet Theatre.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, in 1984. Telecast on February 22, 1985 on the Dance in America series by WNET/13, New York.
Contents
  • Cassette 1. Les sylphides / choreography, Mikhail Fokin ; music, Chopin ; scenery, Alexandre Benois ; danced by Marianna Tcherkassky, Cynthia Harvey, Cheryl Yeager, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and ensemble.
  • Triad / choreography, Kenneth MacMillan ; music, Sergei Prokofiev ; danced by Amanda McKerrow, Robert La Fosse, and Johan Renvall, with John Gardner, John Turjoman, and Craig Wright.
  • Cassette 2. Paquita / choreography, staged by Natalia Makarova after Marius Petipa ; music, Ludwig Minkus, orchestrated by John Lanchbery ; costumes, Theoni V. Aldredge ; danced by Cynthia Gregory and Fernando Bujones, with Leslie Browne, Susan Jaffe, Cynthia Harvey, Deirdre Carberry, and ensemble.
Call Number
*MGZIC 9-901
Title
American Ballet Theatre at the Met [videorecording] / WNET/13 ; director, Brian Large.
Imprint
U.S.: WNET, 1984.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Performer
Danced by members of American Ballet Theatre.
Event
Videotaped in performance at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York, in 1984. Telecast on February 22, 1985 on the Dance in America series by WNET/13, New York.
Local Note
Telecast version; does not contain recording of the Sylvia pas de deux which appears on the commercially released version.
Local Subject
Ballet in television. American Ballet Theatre at the Met.
Ballet in television. Les sylphides.
Ballet in television. Triad.
Ballet in television. Paquita.
Television. Dance in America.
Added Author
Baryshnikov, Mikhail, 1948- dancer.
Browne, Leslie, dancer.
Bujones, Fernando, 1955-2005, dancer.
Carberry, Deirdre, dancer.
Gregory, Cynthia, dancer.
Harvey, Cynthia, dancer.
Jaffe, Susan, dancer.
La Fosse, Robert, dancer.
McKerrow, Amanda, dancer.
Renvall, Johan, dancer.
Tcherkassky, Marianna, dancer.
Yeager, Cheryl, dancer.
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942, choreographer.
Benois, Alexandre, 1870-1960. Designer
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849. Composer
MacMillan, Kenneth, choreographer.
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953. Composer
Makarova, Natalia, 1940- choreographer.
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910, choreographer.
Minkus, L., 1826-1917. Composer
Lanchbery, John. Arranger
Aldredge, Theoni V. Costume designer
Large, Brian. Director
American Ballet Theatre.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
DHCA.
Added Title
Sylphides (Choreographic work : Fokin)
Triad (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Paquita (Choreographic work : Makarova after Petipa, M)
Research Call Number
*MGZIC 9-901
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