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Romeo and Juliet. Balcony scene pas de deux

Title
Romeo and Juliet. Balcony scene pas de deux [electronic resource] / choreography by Kenneth MacMillan ; music by Sergey Prokofiev.
Publication
[197-?]

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Description
1 streaming video file (14 min.) : sd., col. NTSC.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Rudolf Nureyev Foundation.
Series Statement
Rudolf Nureyev Collection.
Uniform Title
Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Filmed dance.
  • Filmed performances.
  • Dance.
  • Video.
  • Motion pictures.
Note
  • Accompanied by data sheet.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Event (note)
  • Filmed onstage, with piano accompaniment, location and date not identified.
Call Number
*MGZIDF 5085
Title
Romeo and Juliet. Balcony scene pas de deux [electronic resource] / choreography by Kenneth MacMillan ; music by Sergey Prokofiev.
Imprint
[197-?]
Series
Rudolf Nureyev Collection.
Event
Filmed onstage, with piano accompaniment, location and date not identified.
Performer
Danced by members of the Royal Ballet. Dancers in order of appearance: Antoinette Sibley and Anthony Dowell ; Lynn Seymour and Rudolf Nureyev ; Merle Park (?) and Donald McLeary (?) ; unidentified couple.
Summary
According to ballerina Lynn Seymour, this film was shot for an exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. The balcony scene pas de deux of Romeo and Juliet is filmed twice, the first time featuring four couples in succession, one dissolving into another. The second filming is danced only by Lynn Seymour and Rudolf Nureyev.
Restricted Access
Patrons can access streaming video file only at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Local Note
Former call number: *MGZIA 4-4157 RNC.
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Added Author
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993, dancer.
Seymour, Lynn, 1939- dancer.
Sibley, Antoinette, dancer.
Dowell, Anthony, dancer.
Park, Merle, dancer.
McLeary, Donald, dancer.
MacMillan, Kenneth, choreographer.
Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953. Composer
Royal Ballet.
Added Title
Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : MacMillan)
Gift of the Rudolf Nureyev Foundation.
Research Call Number
*MGZIDF 5085
*MGZIA 4-4157 RNC (former)
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