GiselleAdditional title: Giselle (Choreographic work : Franca after Coralli and Perrot)
NamesSmith, Lois (Dancer)Kraul, Earl (Dancer)Leigh, Angela (Dancer)Cousineau, Yves (Dancer)Scott, David (Dancer)Bliss, Sally Brayley (Dancer)Mason, Sylvia (Dancer)Samsova, Galina (Dancer)Crum, George, 1926- (Conductor)Franca, Celia, 1921-2007 (Choreographer)Adam, Adolphe, 1803-1856 (Composer)Campbell, Norman, 1924-2004 (Producer)Zaharuk, Bill (Designer)Ambrose, Kay (Costume designer)National Ballet of Canada (Dancer)Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Production company)
National Ballet of Canada Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1961-12-18Place: CanadaPublisher: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8808Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5446 (former)
TopicsAdam, Adolphe, 1803-1856. Giselle
GenresTelevision programsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: a CBC-TV production ; [presented by] the National Ballet of Canada ; produced and directed by Norman Campbell ; choreography by [Celia Franca after] Coralli and Perrot ; music by Adolphe Adam.Creation/production credits: Artistic direction, Celia Franca ; sets, William Zaharuk ; costumes, Kay Ambrose ; executive producer, Robert Allen.Performers: Danced by the National Ballet of Canada: Lois Smith (Giselle), Earl Kraul (Albrecht), Angela Leigh (Queen of the Wilis), Yves Cousineau (Hilarion), David Scott (Wilfrid), Nancy Schwenker (Berthe), Sally Brayley (Bathilde), Howard Meadows (Prince of Courland), Sylvia Mason and Galina Samtsova (leading Wilis), and others.Venue: Videotaped on December 18, 1961 ; telecast in December 1962.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (59 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY97-F1011NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13443100Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 479185e0-85af-0135-d09f-000598bba76d
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