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[Robert Joffrey Ballet in the U.S.S.R.]

Title
[Robert Joffrey Ballet in the U.S.S.R.] [videorecording]
Publication
[1963].

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Disc 2Moving imageUse in library *MGZIDVD 5-5630 Disc 2Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance
Disc 1Moving imageUse in library *MGZIDVD 5-5630 Disc 1Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Description
2 videodiscs (NTSC) (41 min.) : sd., b&w; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
  • Gamelan (Choreographic work : Joffrey)
  • Palace (Choreographic work : Arpino)
Note
  • Motion picture filmed during the Robert Joffrey Ballet's visit to Moscow in November 1963. Titles in English, possibly translated from the Russian.
  • Discs 2-5 depict excerpts from The Palace (chor: Gerald Arpino; mus: Rebekah Harkness; scen/cos: Robert Fletcher)
System Details (note)
  • DVD, transferred from Digital Betacam cassettes.
Contents
  • CONTENTS. - Disc 1: Footage of the company sightseeing in Moscow. - Performance onstage at the Operetta Theater: excerpts from Gamelan (chor: Robert Joffrey; mus: Lou Harrison; cos: Willa Kim) -- [The toppers]; Bathing beauties -- Sunny miss and her boyfriends [Miss Sunny and her cavaliers]; The eastern dance [Pas de deux Oriental]. -
  • Disc 2: The Spanish bolero [Rhapsodie espagnole]; The play of light [Madame Fenster's dance of light] -- The Charleston Americana [The Whiz Bangs in "Americana"].
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-5630
Title
[Robert Joffrey Ballet in the U.S.S.R.] [videorecording]
Imprint
[1963].
System Details
DVD, transferred from Digital Betacam cassettes.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIC 9-1989.
Local Subject
Ballet in motion pictures. Robert Joffrey Ballet in the U.S.S.R.
Added Author
Joffrey, Robert, choreographer.
Harkness, Rebekah West, -1982. Composer
Arpino, Gerald, choreographer.
Harrison, Lou, 1917-2003. Composer
Kim, Willa. Costume designer
Fletcher, Robert, 1922- Set designer
Fletcher, Robert, 1922- Costume designer
Robert Joffrey Ballet (Company)
Added Title
Gamelan (Choreographic work : Joffrey)
Palace (Choreographic work : Arpino)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-5630
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