Slaughter on Tenth Avenue

Title
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue [videorecording] / [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music by Richard Rodgers (from the musical On Your Toes), re-orchestrated by Hershy Kay.
Publication
1986.

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Description
1 videodisc (NTSC) (31 min.) : sd., col.; 4 3/4 in.
Uniform Title
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Credits (note)
  • Scenery, Jo Mielziner; costumes, Irene Sharaff; original lighting, Ronald Bates; lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performer (note)
  • Damian Woetzel (hoofer); Caroline Rocher (strip tease girl); James Fayette (big boss); Alexandre Iziliaev (Morrosine, premier danseur noble); Kurt Froman, Kyle Froman (bartenders); Stephen Hanna (thug); Antonio Carmena, Adam Hendrickson, Ryan Kelly (policemen); Stuart Capps (gangster); others, including members of New York City Ballet and Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., as part of New York City Ballet Salutes Dance Theatre of Harlem and Arthur Mitchell, on May 25, 2000.
Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-4634
Title
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue [videorecording] / [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music by Richard Rodgers (from the musical On Your Toes), re-orchestrated by Hershy Kay.
Imprint
1986.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Event
Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, N.Y., as part of New York City Ballet Salutes Dance Theatre of Harlem and Arthur Mitchell, on May 25, 2000.
Credits
Scenery, Jo Mielziner; costumes, Irene Sharaff; original lighting, Ronald Bates; lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performer
Danced by New York City Ballet.
Guest artists: Caroline Rocher and other members of Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Cast
Damian Woetzel (hoofer); Caroline Rocher (strip tease girl); James Fayette (big boss); Alexandre Iziliaev (Morrosine, premier danseur noble); Kurt Froman, Kyle Froman (bartenders); Stephen Hanna (thug); Antonio Carmena, Adam Hendrickson, Ryan Kelly (policemen); Stuart Capps (gangster); others, including members of New York City Ballet and Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Performer
Guest conductor: Andrea Quinn.
Summary
Closing ballet on the program New York City Ballet Salutes Dance Theatre of Harlem and Arthur Mitchell. Mitchell, the artistic director of Dance Theatre of Harlem, takes a bow at the end. While a principal dancer of New York City Ballet, he created the role of the hoofer in Slaughter on Tenth Avenue in 1968.
Added Author
Balanchine, George, choreographer.
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979. On your toes. Slaughter on Tenth Avenue.
Kay, Hershy. Arranger
Mielziner, Jo, 1901-1976. Set designer
Sharaff, Irene. Costume designer
Bates, Ronald. Lighting designer
Stanley, Mark. Lighting designer
Quinn, Andrea. Conductor
Rocher, Caroline, dancer.
Woetzel, Damian, dancer.
Fayette, James, dancer.
Iziliaev, Alexandre, dancer.
Mitchell, Arthur, 1934-
New York City Ballet.
Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Added Title
Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
Research Call Number
*MGZIDVD 5-4634
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