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Les Ballets suédois svenska baletten

Title
Les Ballets suédois [videorecording] : svenska baletten / [presented by the] Kungliga Baletten/Royal Swedish Ballet.
Publication
1998.

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Additional Authors
  • Börlin, Jean, 1893-1930
  • Hodson, Millicent
  • Archer, Kenneth
  • Lehtinen, Markus.
  • Murphy, Gerald, 1888-1964.
  • Porter, Cole, 1891-1964.
  • Kœchlin, Charles, 1867-1950.
  • Säfström, Martin.
  • Cramér, Ivo
  • Inghelbrecht, D. E. (Désiré Emile), 1880-1965.
  • Hedwall, Bo-Ruben.
  • Mouveau, Georges.
  • Lund, Kirsten.
  • Darden, Nils, 1888-1943.
  • Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936.
  • Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955.
  • Honegger, Arthur, 1892-1955.
  • Inger, Carl
  • Carlsson, Weit
  • Valev, Anna
  • Valev, Ivaylo
  • Collins, Brendan
  • Onne, Madeleine
  • Ohman, Johannes
  • Thomas, Liz
  • Sacklén, Per
  • Rambe, Christian
  • Bjorner, Katya
  • Perriraz, Nathalie
  • Kokkonen, Tiiu
  • Nilsson, Hans
  • Svalberg, Göran
  • Westring, Olof
  • Stephenson, Joakim
  • Wikström, Jan-Erik
  • Lindqvist, Marie
  • Nordström, Anders
  • Ballet suédois.
  • Kungliga Baletten (Stockholm, Sweden)
  • Kungliga Hovkapellet.
Description
1 videocassette (VHS, PAL) (88 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Summary
Reconstruction of four ballets originally presented in the 1920s by the Ballets suédois, an innovative ballet company whose experimentation in choreography, theme, music, and design rivalled that of Serge Diaghilev's Ballets russe. All four works were originally created by the company's sole choreographer, Jean Börlin.
Donor/Sponsor
Gift of Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer.
Uniform Title
  • Within the quota (Choreographic work : Börlin)
  • Greco (Choreographic work : Börlin)
  • Derviches (Choreographic work : Börlin)
  • Skating-rink (Choreographic work : Börlin)
Genre/Form
  • Dance.
  • Video.
Note
  • Accompanied by house program.
Credits (note)
  • Lighting, Martin Säfström.
Event (note)
  • Videotaped in performance at the Operan, Stockholm, Sweden, on June 5, 1998.
Contents
  • Within the quota (ca. 19 min.) / choreography and scenery by Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer after Jean Börlin and Gerald Murphy; music, Cole Porter, arr. by Charles Koechlin; staged by Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer; danced by Carl Inger (the immigrant), Weit Carlsson (the cameraman), Anna Valev (the heiress), Ivaylo Valev (the puritan (the social reformer, the prohibition agent, the spiritual uplifter, the sheriff)), Brendan Collins (the colored gentleman), Madeleine Onne (the jazz baby), Johannes Öhman (the cowboy), Liz Thomas (the sweetheart of the world).
  • El Greco (ca. 21 min.) / mimodrama freely staged by Ivo Cramér after the original by Jean Börlin; choreography, Ivo Cramér; music, Désiré-Émile Inghelbrecht; scenery after Georges Mouveau, Bo-Ruben Hedwall; costumes after Nils Dardel, Kirsten Lund-Nielsen; danced by Per Sackén (an irresolute youth); Christian Rambe (his brother); Katja Björner (a pious maiden); Nathalie Perriraz, Tiiu Kokkonen (her companions); Kristin Kåge, Ursula Jekell, Marketta Kaila (ladies); Suzanna Carlsson, Louise Peterhoff, Ylva Helander (poor women); Olof Westring, Mats Lindström, Erik Gribbe, Anders Groth, Aleksander Maksic, Hugo Therkelson, Nicolaus Fotiadis (noblemen); Joakim Stephenson, Ingemar Gustafsson, Göran Blomqvist, Leszek Kostrzewski, Pontus Lidberg (monks).
  • Dervischer [Derviches; Dervishes] (ca. 17 min.) / choreography and scenery, Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer after Jean Börlin and Georges Mouveau; music, Aleksandr Glazunov; staged by Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer; five dervishes [role names indicate the Ballets suédois dancers who created the roles] danced by Hans Nilsson (Jean Börlin), Göran Svalberg (Paul Eltorp), Brendan Collins (Kaj Smith), Olof Westring (Holger Mehnen), Joakim Stephenson (Nils Östman); five soldiers danced by Erik Gribbe, Per Sacklén, Aleksander Maksic, Andy Rietschel, Oscar Salomonsson.
  • Skating rink (ca. 22 min.) / choreography and scenery, Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer after Jean Börlin and Fernand Leger; music, Arthur Honegger; staged by Millicent Hodson and Kenneth Archer; choreographic assistant, Joseph Fowler; danced by Jan-Erik Wikström (the poet and the madman); Marie Lindqvist (the woman); Anders Nordström (the man); Göran Blomqvist, Leszek Kostrzewski (the apache dancers); Per-Birger Stenudd (the clerk); Hugo Therkelson (the man about town); Jens Rosén (the workman); Pontus Lidberg (the immigrant); David Hedrick (the gambler); Christian Rambe (the gentleman); Anders Groth (the sailor); Ivaylo Valev (the artist); Nelli Korpela (street girl in red); Jenny Westring (factory girl in green); Karin Forslind (factory girl in orange); Nathalie Perriraz (tram girl); Cecilia Canemyr (office girl in mauve); Jane Salier (office girl in pink); Ylva Sjöberg (street girl in blue); Marketta Kaila (market girl in trilby hat); Ursula Jekell (market girl in brim hat); Bétina Marcolin (the maid); Katarina Kucharska (the gambling hall girl); Ann Svalberg (the artist's model); Susanna Englund (the shop girl in crimson); Isabella Sandström (the shop girl in magenta).
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-7475
OCLC
NYPY04-F157
Title
Les Ballets suédois [videorecording] : svenska baletten / [presented by the] Kungliga Baletten/Royal Swedish Ballet.
Imprint
1998.
Country of Producing Entity
Sweden.
Event
Videotaped in performance at the Operan, Stockholm, Sweden, on June 5, 1998.
Credits
Lighting, Martin Säfström.
Performer
Danced by the Kungliga Baletten/Royal Swedish Ballet.
Music performed by the Kungliga Hovkapellet/Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra, conducted by Markus Lehtinen.
Local Subject
Choreography -- Reconstruction.
Added Author
Börlin, Jean, 1893-1930, choreographer.
Hodson, Millicent, choreographer. Designer. Director
Archer, Kenneth, choreographer. Designer. Director
Lehtinen, Markus. Conductor
Murphy, Gerald, 1888-1964. Designer
Porter, Cole, 1891-1964. Composer
Kœchlin, Charles, 1867-1950. Arranger
Säfström, Martin. Designer
Cramér, Ivo, choreographer.
Inghelbrecht, D. E. (Désiré Emile), 1880-1965. Composer
Hedwall, Bo-Ruben. Designer
Mouveau, Georges. Designer
Lund, Kirsten. Costume designer
Darden, Nils, 1888-1943. Costume designer
Glazunov, Aleksandr Konstantinovich, 1865-1936. Composer
Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955. Designer
Honegger, Arthur, 1892-1955. Composer
Inger, Carl, dancer.
Carlsson, Weit, dancer.
Valev, Anna, dancer.
Valev, Ivaylo, dancer.
Collins, Brendan, dancer.
Onne, Madeleine, dancer.
Ohman, Johannes, dancer.
Thomas, Liz, dancer.
Sacklén, Per, dancer.
Rambe, Christian, dancer.
Bjorner, Katya, dancer.
Perriraz, Nathalie, dancer.
Kokkonen, Tiiu, dancer.
Nilsson, Hans, dancer.
Svalberg, Göran, dancer.
Westring, Olof, dancer.
Stephenson, Joakim, dancer.
Wikström, Jan-Erik, dancer.
Lindqvist, Marie, dancer.
Nordström, Anders, dancer.
Ballet suédois.
Kungliga Baletten (Stockholm, Sweden)
Kungliga Hovkapellet.
Added Title
Within the quota (Choreographic work : Börlin)
Greco (Choreographic work : Börlin)
Derviches (Choreographic work : Börlin)
Skating-rink (Choreographic work : Börlin)
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-7475
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