The Dick Cavett showAdditional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)
NamesNureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Interviewee)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Choreographer)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)Vidal, Gore, 1925-2012 (Interviewee)Cavett, Dick (Interviewer)Daphne Productions (Contributor)ABC Television Network (Contributor)
Rudolf Nureyev Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1973-11-01Place: U.S.Publisher: ABC-TV
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 5364Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-4034 RNC (former)
TopicsNureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993Vidal, Gore, 1925-2012Dancers -- 20th century
GenresTelevision programsTelevision interviewsFilmed dance
NotesCreation/production credits: Daphne Productions, Inc. ; Rollins & Joffe Productions.Performers: Host: Dick Cavett. Guests: Rudolf Nureyev, Gore Vidal, Dr. John McLaughlin.Venue: Telecast by ABC-TV on November 1, 1973.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (88 min.) : sound, color, and black and white ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionIn his first American television interview, Rudolf Nureyev responds to Dick Cavett's questions on a variety of subjects. Among the topics are: his dance training and family in Russia ; a comparison of career longevity in male and female dancers ; his defection ; his father's opposition to his dancing. Nureyev is seen dancing in two excerpts from the 1972 film of Don Quixote, which he directed and choreographed for the Australian Ballet. This interview (including commercials) runs for the first 30 min. of the tape. It is followed by interviews with author Gore Vidal and Dr. John McLaughlin, a special assistant to the President. Includes commercials.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY00-F663NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14864485Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5c125b20-84ca-0134-9dac-00505686a51c
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