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Title
Abraxas
Additional title: Abraxas (Choreographic work : Luipart)
Names
Luipart, Marcel, 1912-1989 (Choreographer)
Pal, Irina, 1921-1992 (Dancer)
Schwarz, Solange (Dancer)
Nilanowa, Nika (Dancer)
Matthes, Walter (Dancer)
Borchmann, Werner (Photographer)
Betz, Rudolf (Photographer)
Egk, Werner, 1901-1983 (Composer)
Znamenacek, Wolfgang (Designer)
Poeschel, Thomas (Producer)
Borchmann (Photographic firm) (Associated name)
Luipart, Marcel, 1912-1989 (Dancer)
Egk, Werner, 1901-1983 (Librettist)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1990 - 1999 (Approximate)
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8861
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3572 (former)
Genres
Motion pictures
Documentary films
Notes
Creation/production credits: Producer/director: Thomas Poeschel. Editor: Wolfgang Grimmeisen. Photography: Werner Borchmann and Rudolf Betz.
Creation/production credits: Choreography: Marcel Fenchel-Luipart. Music: Werner Egk. Libretto: Werner Egk after Heinrich Heine. Scenery: Wolfgang Znamenack.
Performers: Marcel Luipart (Faust), Irina Kladivova (Archisposa), Nika [Nilanowa] Sanftleben (Margarete), Walther Matthes (Satanas), Will Spindler (Tiger), Franziska Tona (Serpent), Gertraud Stubner (Helena), and others.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (22 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
Description
Reconstruction of the ballet through a montage of still photographs of the 1948 production by Werner Borchmann and Rudolf Betz, set to musical accompaniment.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
German
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY936010571-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174606
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): af4c5e20-900a-0135-fe41-01f727638137
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1912: Creator Born
  • 1989: Creator Died
  • 1990: Created (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Abraxas" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1990 - 1999. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/49c87946-3bec-48c1-99b4-d932cecd965e

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Abraxas" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 20, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/49c87946-3bec-48c1-99b4-d932cecd965e

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1990 - 1999). Abraxas Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/49c87946-3bec-48c1-99b4-d932cecd965e

Wikipedia Citation

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Abraxas