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Gala performance

Title
Gala performance [electronic resource] / Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ; produced by Franz Kraemer.
Publication
Canada : Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1954.

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Description
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (30 min.) : sd., b&w
Uniform Title
  • Swan lake (Choreographic work : Ivanov and Petipa, M)
  • Gala performance (Choreographic work : Tudor)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Credits (note)
  • [Artistic] direction, Celia Franca ; musical direction, George Crum ; sets, Nicoletti ; costumes, Kay Ambrose ; lighting, Bob Coyne.
Performer (note)
  • Compère: Lister Sinclair.
Event (note)
  • Telecast by the Canadian Broadcasting on April 18, 1954.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Contents
  • Swan lake: Act I, pas de trois [excerpts] (ca. 3 min.) / choreography, Petipa and Ivanov ; music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky ; danced by Lilian Jarvis, Angela Leigh, and Raymon Moller. Includes part of female variation, danced under opening credits, and the coda.
  • Gala performance (ca. 27 min.) / choreography, Antony Tudor ; music, Sergey Prokofiev ; danced by Celia Franca (Russian ballerina), Lois Smith (Italian ballerina), Irene Apinée (French ballerina), David Adams (Italian cavalier), Jury Gotshalks (French cavalier), and corps de ballet.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 8816
Title
Gala performance [electronic resource] / Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ; produced by Franz Kraemer.
Imprint
Canada : Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 1954.
Country of Producing Entity
Canada.
Event
Telecast by the Canadian Broadcasting on April 18, 1954.
Credits
[Artistic] direction, Celia Franca ; musical direction, George Crum ; sets, Nicoletti ; costumes, Kay Ambrose ; lighting, Bob Coyne.
Performer
Compère: Lister Sinclair.
Danced by the National Ballet of Canada.
Summary
Television debut of the National Ballet of Canada.
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 9-5485.
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Jarvis, Lilian, dancer.
Leigh, Angela, dancer.
Moller, Ray, dancer.
Franca, Celia, 1921- dancer. Director
Smith, Lois, dancer.
Apinée, Irene, dancer.
Adams, David, dancer.
Gotshalks, Jury, dancer.
Tudor, Antony, 1909-1987, choreographer.
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953. Composer
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Composer
Crum, George, 1926- Conductor
Ambrose, Kay. Costume designer
Coyle, Bob. Lighting designer
Kraemer, Franz. Producer
National Ballet of Canada.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
DHCA.
Added Title
Swan lake (Choreographic work : Ivanov and Petipa, M)
Gala performance (Choreographic work : Tudor)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 8816
*MGZIC 9-5485 (former)
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