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The sleeping beauty. Acts II and III Dornröschen

Title
The sleeping beauty. Acts II and III [videorecording] = Dornröschen / [presented by] the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper [Vienna State Opera Ballet] ; choreography by Rudolf Nureyev after Marius Petipa ; music by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky.
Publication
1981.

Details

Additional Authors
  • Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993
  • Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893.
  • Georgiadis, Nicholas, 1923-2001.
  • Wiener Staatsoper. Ballett.
Description
1 videocassette (103 min.) : sd., col. NTSC; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Summary
In-house archival recording containing the complete Acts II and III of the ballet The sleeping beauty [Dornröschen in German], followed by repetitions of the Bluebird pas de deux and grand pas de deux from Act III, probably filmed from the wings at stage right. In the final segment, the grand pas de deux of Aurora and Prince Florimund is danced by a different cast.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of the Rudolf Nureyev Foundation.
Series Statement
Rudolf Nureyev Collection.
Uniform Title
Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)
Alternative Title
Dornröschen. Acts II and III
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Soft-focus image.
  • Recording date from accompanying data sheet.
Credits (note)
  • Scenery and costumes, Nicholas Georgiadis.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in performance at the Wiener Staatsoper, Vienna, Austria, in 1981.
Contents
Act II (ca. 41 min.) -- Act III (ca. 40 min.) -- Bluebird pas de deux (ca. 6 min.) -- Grand pas de deux, prince's variation (ca. 2 min.) / danced by Rudolf Nureyev -- Bluebird pas de deux [excerpts] (ca. 4 min.) / recording cut before the end of the female variation -- Grand pas de deux [excerpts] (ca. 9 min.) / danced by an unidentified couple. Recording cut off before the end of the coda.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-4224 RNC
OCLC
NYPY02-F68
Title
The sleeping beauty. Acts II and III [videorecording] = Dornröschen / [presented by] the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper [Vienna State Opera Ballet] ; choreography by Rudolf Nureyev after Marius Petipa ; music by Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky.
Imprint
1981.
Country of Producing Entity
Austria.
Series
Rudolf Nureyev Collection.
Event
Recorded in performance at the Wiener Staatsoper, Vienna, Austria, in 1981.
Credits
Scenery and costumes, Nicholas Georgiadis.
Performer
Danced by Rudolf Nureyev (guest artist) with the Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper. The role of Aurora may be danced by Gisela Cech ; the role of Prince Florimund in the final segment on the tape may be danced by Michael Birkmeyer.
Added Author
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993, choreographer, dancer.
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910, choreographer.
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Composer
Georgiadis, Nicholas, 1923-2001. Designer. Costume designer
Wiener Staatsoper. Ballett.
Added Title
Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-4224 RNC
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