The mark of Cain [and] Afternoon of a faunAdditional title: Mark of Cain (Choreographic work : Butler)Additional title: Afternoon of a faun (Choreographic work : Nijinsky)
NamesDe Lavallade, Carmen, 1931- (Dancer)Fata, Wesley (Dancer)Douglas, Scott, 1927-1996 (Dancer)Tetley, Glen (Dancer)Jasinski, Roman L., 1954- (Restager)Ilott, Pamela (Producer)Jasinski, Roman, 1912-1991 (Restager)Larkin, Moscelyne (Costume designer)Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 (Composer)John, Tom (Set designer)Butler, John, 1920-1993 (Choreographer)Tulsa Ballet Theatre (Performer)
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1963-11-03Date Created: 1974 (Questionable)
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: The mark of Cain (approx. 25 min., sd., b&w). Choreography: John Butler. Music: Maurice Ravel (Concerto in D major for piano, left hand). Scenery: Tom John. Performed by Carmen de Lavallade (Eve), Wesley Fata (Adam), Scott Douglas (Abel), Glen Tetley (Cain), with Juliet Fisher, Phyllis Gutelius, Fred Herko, Joseph Nelson, and Richard Zelen. Reader: Mercedes McCambridge. -- Afternoon of the faun (approx. 11 min., si., color). Choreography: Vaslav Nijinsky, restaged by Roman Jasinski. Costumes: Moscelyne Larkin. Performed by members of the Tulsa Civic Ballet, probably with Roman L. Jasinski as the faun.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8653Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-2602 (former)
GenresTelevised danceTelevised performancesFilmed dance
NotesVenue: Compilation of two ballets. The mark of Cain telecast on Lamp unto my feet, WCBS-TV, New York, November 3, 1963. Producer: Pamela Ilott. Conception/adaptation/direction: Jerome Schnur. Introduction: Dr. George Crothers. For another copy of this telecast, see: *MGZIC 9-572 The mark of Cain. Afternoon of a faun recorded in dress rehearsal onstage, probably in 1974.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (33 min.) : silent, black and white and color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY916043994-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12170526Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4155d00-8b3b-0135-070f-1b1eccee288d
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