The nutcracker [Close shot], act IIAdditional title: Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Balanchine after Ivanov)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Kistler, Darci, 1964- (Dancer)Calvert, Stacey (Dancer)Evans, Albert, 1970- (Dancer)White, Diana (Dancer)Byars, Michael (Dancer)Gold, Tom (Dancer)Borree, Yvonne (Dancer)Fayette, James (Dancer)Whelan, Wendy (Dancer)Woetzel, Damian (Dancer)Boelzner, Gordon (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822 (Author)Ter-Arutunian, Rouben, 1920- (Designer)Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)Millard, Jay (Videographer)New York City Ballet (Performer)George Balanchine Trust (Choreographer)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
George Balanchine Celebration
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1993
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4286B
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)BalletChild dancersLiterature and dance
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music, Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: [Scenario] based on E.T.A. Hoffmann's tale The nutcracker and the mouse king ; scenery, Rouben Ter-Arutunian ; costumes, Karinska ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; lighting, Mark Stanley.Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet: Darci Kistler (the sugarplum fairy) ; Damian Woetzel (her cavalier) ; Petra Linnell Hoerrner (the little princess) ; Andrei Vitoptov (the little prince) ; children's ensemble (angels) ; Stacey Calvert and Albert Evans, with Samantha Allen, Wendy Drapala, Amanda Edge, Miranda Weese, Sant'gria Bello, Andrew Robertson, Jian Wang, and Robert Wersinger (hot chocolate) ; Diana White (coffee) ; Michael Byars with Inmaculada Velez and Elizabeth Walker (tea) ; Tom Gold with children's ensemble (candy canes) ; Yvonne Borree with Jennifer Fuchs, Isabel Kimmel, Andrea Long, and Jennifer Tinsley (marzipan shepherdesses) ; James Fayette with children's ensemble (Mother Ginger and her polichinelles) ; Wendy Whelan (dewdrop) ; Jenifer Ringer and Kathleen Tracey, with Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Lydia Harmsen, Heather Hawk, Dena Kinstlinger, Margo Krody, Janey McGeary, Santhe Tsetsilas, Pascale van Kipnis, and Melissa Walter (flowers).Performers: Conductor: Gordon Boelzner.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 16, 1993 (matinee), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4286A.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (47 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176483Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 23589cd0-e361-0130-1249-3c075448cc4b
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