Romeo and JulietAdditional title: Romeo and Juliet (Choreographic work : Petrov)
NamesPetrov, Nicolas (Donor)Filipov, Aleksandr (Dancer)Vostrikov, Gennadiĭ (Dancer)Bogdanic, Dinko (Dancer)Dorado, Thierry (Dancer)Franklin, Frederic, 1914-2013 (Director)Petrov, Nicolas (Director)Johnson, Kenneth (Choreographer)Prokofiev, Sergey, 1891-1953 (Composer)Heymann, Henry (Set designer)Heymann, Henry (Costume designer)Simmons, Pat (Lighting designer)Lavrovskiĭ, Leonid Mikhaĭlovich, 1905-1967 (Librettist)Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 (Author)Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre (Performer)Petrov, Nicolas (Choreographer)
Nicolas Petrov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1975
Table of ContentsCassette 1. Act I (ca. 41 min.). Scenes: 1, the main square of Verona -- 2, Juliet's room -- 3, guests' arrival at Capulets' ball -- 4, ballroom of Capulets' house -- 5, after the ball -- 6, the garden of Capulet.Act II (beginning, ca. 10 min.). Scene 1, a square in Verona.Cassette 2. Act II, continued (ca. 13 min.). Scenes: 2, Friar Lorenzo's cell -- 3, a square in Verona, carnival (beginning).Cassette 3. Act II, continued (ca. 8 min.). Scene 3, concluded.Act III (ca. 32 min.). Scenes: 1, Juliet's bedchamber -- 2, Friar Lorenzo's cell -- 3, Juliet's bedchamber -- 4, Juliet's funeral -- 5, the Capulet tomb.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 9773Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-6192 (former)
TopicsBallets -- Pennsylvania
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: artistic direction by Nicolas Petrov and Frederic Franklin ; choreography by Nicolas Petrov ; music by Sergey Prokofiev.Creation/production credits: Credits from house program for February 21-23, 1975.Creation/production credits: Assistant to the choreographer, Kenneth Johnson ; libretto, Leonid Lavrovsky, based on the play by William Shakespeare ; decor and costumes, Henry Heymann ; lighting, Pat Simmons ; fencing sequences, Richard Fox.Performers: Danced by Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre.Performers: (as given on February 1975 house program): Alexander Filipov (Romeo) ; Jordeen Ivanov or JoAnn McCarthy (Juliet) ; Gennadi Vostrikov (Mercutio) ; Dinko Bogdanic (Tybalt) ; Thierry Dorado (Paris) ; Frederic Franklin (Father Lorenzo) ; Gregory Glodowski (Benvolio) ; Georgia Jill Marsh (nurse) ; Nicolas Petrov (Duke of Verona) ; and others.Venue: Videotaped in dress rehearsal onstage, with sets, at Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts, Pittsburgh, Pa., probably in February 1975.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideotape reelExtent: 2 videotape reels (104 min.) : sound., black and white ; 1/2 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY99-F1069NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14511555Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 443fd360-89a0-0135-8cde-05dd611c20d8
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