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Checkmate [videorecording].

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Additional Authors
  • Barbieri, Margaret
  • Ashmole, David
  • Bintley, David
  • Kennedy, Sherilyn
  • Corder, Michael
  • Price, Roland
  • Millington, Nichola
  • Plaisted, Ronald
  • Crow, Susan
  • De Valois, Ninette, 1898-2001
  • Bliss, Arthur, 1891-1975.
  • Kauffer, E. McKnight (Edward McKnight), 1890-
  • Hall, John.
  • Wimhurst, Jolyon.
  • Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet.
1 cassette. 46 min. : sd. color NTSC.; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Gift of Video Artists International.
Uniform Title
Checkmate (Choreographic work : De Valois)
  • Produced by IFPA (Independent Film Production Associates Ltd.), in association with Jaras Entertainments. Distributed as a videocassette in the series Masterpieces of British ballet by Video Artists International, New York. Producer: Charles Thompson. Executive producer: Jarvis Astaire. Director: Jolyon Wimhurst. Filmed at Sadler's Wells Theater, London.
  • Choreography: Ninette de Valois. Artistic direction: Peter Wright. Music: Sir Arthur Bliss. Scenery/costumes: E. McKnight Kauffer. Lighting: John Hall.
  • Danced by members of the Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet: Margaret Barbieri (the Black Queen), David Ashmole (first Red Knight), David Bintley (the Red King), Sherilyn Kennedy (the Red Queen), Michael Corder (second Red Knight), Roland Price (first Black Knight), Nicholas Millington (second Black Knight), Ronald Plaisted (Death), Susan Crow (Love), and others. Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet Orchestra; principal conductor, Barry Wordsworth; leader, Paul Wood.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-1266
  • 78999116
  • NYPY916045087-F
Checkmate [videorecording].
Local Subject
Ballet in television. Checkmate.
Added Author
Barbieri, Margaret, dancer.
Ashmole, David, dancer.
Bintley, David, dancer.
Kennedy, Sherilyn, dancer.
Corder, Michael, dancer.
Price, Roland, dancer.
Millington, Nichola, dancer.
Plaisted, Ronald, dancer.
Crow, Susan, dancer.
De Valois, Ninette, 1898-2001, choreographer.
Bliss, Arthur, 1891-1975. Composer
Kauffer, E. McKnight (Edward McKnight), 1890- Designer. Costume designer
Hall, John. Designer
Wimhurst, Jolyon. Director
Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet.
Added Title
Checkmate (Choreographic work : De Valois)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-1266
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