New York City BalletAdditional title: Agon (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Tarantella (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Meditation (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Pas de deux  (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
NamesBalanchine, George (Choreographer)Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- (Dancer)Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- (Dancer)McBride, Patricia, 1942- (Dancer)Villella, Edward, 1936- (Dancer)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Dancer)Hayden, Melissa (Dancer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Gottschalk, Louis Moreau, 1829-1869 (Composer)Kay, Hershy (Composer)Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Venza, Jac (Producer)Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)Dubin, Charles (Director)New York City Ballet (Dancer)Balanchine, George (Commentator)Villella, Edward, 1936- (Commentator)
New York City Ballet Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1965
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: Agon: Pas de deux. Music: Igor Stravinsky. Danced by Arthur Mitchell and Suzanne Farrell. -- Tarantella. Music: Louis Gottschalk, orchestrated by Hershey Kay. Danced by Patricia McBride and Edward Villella. -- Meditation. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky. Danced by Suzanne Farrell and Jacques D'Amboise. -- Grand pas de deux. Music: Peter Tchaikovsky. Danced by Melissa Hayden and Jacques D'Amboise.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 5023Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-4775 (former)Shelf locator: *MGZHB 12-115Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-227 (former)
TopicsNew York City BalletBallet -- Excerpts
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesInterviewsTelevision programs
NotesCitation/reference: (U.S.A.: Dance, no. 4)Creation/production credits: Telecast on WNET/13 in 1966. Producer: Jac Venza. Director: Charles S. Dubin. Written by Bo Goldman.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Digital Betacam) (30 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionBalanchine briefly discusses his views on dance (throughout program). Comments by the male dancers precede each of the four works performed.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY827014200-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159551Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 07e98bf0-aa20-0133-ccde-60f81dd2b63c
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