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I'm old fashioned [excerpts] [videorecording] : [rehearsal. Oct. 27, 1982, part 2]

Title
I'm old fashioned [excerpts] [videorecording] : [rehearsal. Oct. 27, 1982, part 2] / choreography by Jerome Robbins ; music by Morton Gould.
Publication
1982.

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Description
1 videocassette (VHS, NTSC) (15 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Series Statement
Jerome Robbins Collection
Uniform Title
Variations on I'm old fashioned (Choreographic work : Robbins)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Dance rehearsals.
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • No time/date code on frame.
Credits (note)
  • Pianist: Richard Moredock.
  • Videotaped by Joel Gold.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in New York City Ballet studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, with piano accompaniment, in New York City, on Oct. 27, 1982.
Funding (note)
  • Preservation made possible in part with public funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Biography (note)
  • Variations on I'm old fashioned is a ballet tribute to Fred Astaire, with music by Morton Gould, based on Jerome Kern's song I'm old fashioned, from the motion picture You were never lovelier (Columbia, 1942). The ballet premiered on June 16, 1983.
  • This tape is one of 36 made between Sept. and Nov. 1982 for a projected documentary on the making of I'm old fashioned. DeWitt Sage, Joel Gold and John Goberman were involved in the project, which was never produced.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-6157 JRC
Title
I'm old fashioned [excerpts] [videorecording] : [rehearsal. Oct. 27, 1982, part 2] / choreography by Jerome Robbins ; music by Morton Gould.
Imprint
1982.
Country of Producing Entity
U.S.
Series
Jerome Robbins Collection
Credits
Pianist: Richard Moredock.
Videotaped by Joel Gold.
Performer
Rehearsed by Christopher D'Amboise, Judith Fugate, Sean Lavery, Kyra Nichols.
Event
Videotaped in New York City Ballet studio rehearsal, in rehearsal clothes, with piano accompaniment, in New York City, on Oct. 27, 1982.
Summary
Jerome Robbins, assisted by ballet master Bart Cook, directs a rehearsal of the fifth variation (nicknamed Bumps) from I'm old fashioned. This variation is a pas de deux performed by Sean Lavery and Kyra Nichols. Christopher D'Amboise and Judith Fugate rehearse the same pas de deux in the background. For the first half of this rehearsal, see *MGZIA 4-6157.
Funding
Preservation made possible in part with public funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Biography
Variations on I'm old fashioned is a ballet tribute to Fred Astaire, with music by Morton Gould, based on Jerome Kern's song I'm old fashioned, from the motion picture You were never lovelier (Columbia, 1942). The ballet premiered on June 16, 1983.
This tape is one of 36 made between Sept. and Nov. 1982 for a projected documentary on the making of I'm old fashioned. DeWitt Sage, Joel Gold and John Goberman were involved in the project, which was never produced.
Added Author
Robbins, Jerome, choreographer. Director
Gould, Morton, 1913-1996. Composer
Kern, Jerome, 1885-1945. You were never lovelier. I'm old fashioned.
Moredock, Richard. Instrumentalist
Cook, Bart. Director
Lavery, Sean, dancer.
D'Amboise, Christopher, dancer.
Fugate, Judith, dancer.
Nichols, Kyra, dancer.
Gold, Joel.
New York City Ballet.
Added Title
Variations on I'm old fashioned (Choreographic work : Robbins)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-6157 JRC
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