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La bayadère. Act IV

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La bayadère. Act IV
Additional title: Royal Ballet (at rehearsal) in La bayadère. Act IV
Additional title: Bayadère (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)
Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991 (Dancer)
Park, Merle (Dancer)
Mason, Monica (Dancer)
Seymour, Lynn, 1939- (Dancer)
Twiner, Anthony (Instrumentalist)
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Choreographer)
Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)
Minkus, L., 1826-1917 (Composer)
Prowse, Philip (Costume designer)
Wood, Edmée (Cinematographer)
Royal Ballet (Presenter)
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)
Royal Ballet (Performer)

Rudolf Nureyev Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1963
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 5087
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: [presented by] the Royal Ballet ; choreography by Marius Petipa, revised and produced by Rudolf Nureyev ; music by Ludwig Minkus. Costumes, Philip Prowse.
Content: Accompanied by data sheet.
Content: Audio begins before image appears.
Performers: Danced by Margot Fonteyn, Rudolf Nureyev and artists of the Royal Ballet. Margot Fonteyn (Nikiya) ; Rudolf Nureyev (Solor) ; Merle Park, Monica Mason, Lynn Seymour (the shadows) ; and corps de ballet. Added piano soundtrack played by Anthony Twiner (?).
Venue: Filmed in dress rehearsal onstage at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, in 1963, by the Film Service of Edmée Wood.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (PAL) (29 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15343400
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 172c9840-778d-0134-82cc-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1919: Creator Born
  • 1963: Created
  • 1991: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La bayadère. Act IV" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1963.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La bayadère. Act IV" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 2, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1963). La bayadère. Act IV Retrieved from

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La bayadère. Act IV