American Dance EnsembleAdditional title: Americana (Choreographic work : Petrov)Additional title: Corsair (Choreographic work)
NamesPetrov, Nicolas (Donor)Petrov, Nicolas (Director)McKuen, Rod (Composer)Ostroff, Boyd (Set designer)Mincin, Pat (Costume designer)Forino, Alan (Lighting designer)Point Park College (Pittsburgh, Pa.), American Dance Ensemble (Performer)Petrov, Nicolas (Choreographer)
Nicolas Petrov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1979
Table of ContentsAmericana (ca. 29 min., sd.) / recorded in performance at Pittsburgh Playhouse, Pittsburgh, Pa., in May 1979 ; choreography, Nicolas Petrov ; music, Rod McKuen ; set, Boyd Ostroff ; costumes, Pat Mincin ; lighting, Alan Forino -- Le corsaire pas de deux (ca. 9 min., si.) / recorded in dress rehearsal onstage, location and date uncertain ; dancers may be Jordeen Ivanov and Gennadi Vostrikov -- [Unidentified ballet] (ca. 12 min., si.) / recorded in dress rehearsal onstage, location and date uncertain ; may be Sandra Peticolas's Suite in counterpointe -- [Unidentified ballet] (ca. 11 min., si.) / recorded in dress rehearsal onstage, location and date uncertain ; may be Douglas Bentz's Short and suite.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9786Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6205 (former)
TopicsBallet -- Pennsylvania
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesContent: Original case labeled "Americana F.D.R."Performers: Danced by the American Dance Ensemble of Point Park College, Pittsburgh, Pa.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 1 videotape reel (62 min.) : sound and silent, black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionPerformance footage of Americana, a ballet by Nicolas Petrov, followed by rehearsal footage, recorded without sound from a different viewpoint, of the Corsaire pas de deux (presented on the same program as Americana) and two unidentified ballets, which also may have been given on that program.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F1048NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14511682Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e26e1680-89b6-0135-4d08-029975367c8b
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