Research Catalog

Firebird

Title
Firebird [electronic resource]
Publication
1960.

Available Online

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Additional Authors
Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (34 min.) : sd., col.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Frederick Maroth.
Uniform Title
Firebird (Choreographic work : Grigoriev and Tchernicheva after Fokin)
Note
  • Excerpt from the motion picture The Royal Ballet, produced by Paul Czinner Productions for Poetic Films Ltd. in association with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Presented by J. Arthur Rank. Producer/director: Paul Czinner. For a complete recording of this motion picture, see: *MGZIC 9-214 The Royal Ballet.
  • Choreography: Serge Grigoriev and Lubov Tchernicheva after Mikhail Fokin. Music: Igor Stravinski. Scenery/costumes: Natalia Goncharova.
  • Danced by members of the Royal Ballet: Margot Fonteyn (the Firebird), Michael Somes (Prince Ivan), Rosemary Lindsay (the beautiful Tsarevna), Franklin White (Kastchei), and ensemble.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 8654
Title
Firebird [electronic resource]
Imprint
1960.
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 9-2604.
Additional Copy 1: None.
Additional Copy 2: 1 3/4" videocassette, copied from A.O., 1/91; in Princeton ReCAP Regular Storage; was vid. viewing copy until 4/2017.
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Local Subject
Ballet in motion pictures. Royal Ballet.
Ballet in motion pictures. Firebird.
Added Author
Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991, dancer.
Somes, Michael, 1917-1994, dancer.
Lindsay, Rosemary, dancer.
White, Franklin, 1923 or 1924-2013, dancer.
Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971, composer (expression)
Goncharova, Natali︠i︡a Sergeevna, 1881-1962, designer, costume designer.
Grigorʹev, S. L. (Sergeĭ Leonidovich), 1883-1968, choreographer,
Tchernicheva, Lubov, choreographer.
Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942, choreographer.
Czinner, Paul, 1890-1972, producer, director.
Royal Ballet, dancer.
Added Title
Firebird (Choreographic work : Grigoriev and Tchernicheva after Fokin)
Gift of Frederick Maroth.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 8654
*MGZIC 9-2604 (former)
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