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The nutcracker: excerpts [motion picture]

The nutcracker: excerpts [motion picture]

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZHB 2-2475Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance


Additional Authors
  • Verdy, Violette, 1933-2016
  • Gilpin, John, 1930-
  • Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983
  • Berezov, N. (Nikolaĭ), 1906-
  • Kirsta, George.
  • London's Festival Ballet.
1 film reel. 4 min. 103 ft. : si. b&w.; 16 mm.
Uniform Title
Nutcracker (Choreographic work)
  • Filmed in performance in Chicago, probably at the Opera House in October 1954.
  • Choreography: Nicholas Beriosoff (prologue) and Anton Dolin (Acts I and II) after Lev Ivanov. Scenery/costumes: George Kirsta.
  • Performed by London Festival Ballet: Violette Verdy, John Gilpin, and others.
CONTENTS: Excerpts from: Prologue (Clara's house): Solo by Clara, possibly perf. by Monica Leigh. -- Act I (Land of snow): Pas de deux of the Snow Queen and the Nutcracker Prince. Perf. by Verdy, Gilpin, with female ensemble.
Call Number
*MGZHB 2-2475
The nutcracker: excerpts [motion picture]
Local Subject
Ballet in motion pictures. The nutcracker.
Added Author
Verdy, Violette, 1933-2016, dancer.
Gilpin, John, 1930- dancer.
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983, choreographer.
Berezov, N. (Nikolaĭ), 1906- choreographer.
Kirsta, George. Designer. Costume designer
London's Festival Ballet.
Added Title
Nutcracker (Choreographic work)
Research Call Number
*MGZHB 2-2475
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