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Rambert at 90
Additional title: Rambert at 90
Additional title: Ballet Rambert: The first fifty years
Additional title: Foyer de danse (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Additional title: Death and the maiden (Choreographic work : Howard)
Additional title: Lady into fox (Choreographic work : Howard)
Additional title: Pierrot lunaire (Choreographic work : Tetley)
Additional title: Façade (Choreographic work : Ashton)
Additional title: Two brothers (Choreographic work : Morrice)
Additional title: Sylphide (Choreographic work : Rosen, E after Bournonville)
Additional title: H (Choreographic work : Chesworth)
Additional title: Blind-sight (Choreographic work : Morrice)
Additional title: there is a dream that is dreaming me (Choreographic work : Blaikie)
Additional title: Black angels (Choreographic work : Bruce)
Chesworth, John
Howard, Andrée, 1910-1968
Morrice, Norman
Tetley, Glen
Bruce, Christopher
Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988
Blaikie, Julia
Tudor, Antony, 1909-1987
Dale, Margaret, 1922-2010 (Producer)
Ballet Rambert
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1978
Place: U.K.
Publisher: BBC-TV
Table of Contents
Included are excerpts from the following works: Façade (Ashton): the Polka, danced by Judith Marcuse -- Foyer de dance (Ashton): the Ballerina danced by Alicia Markova -- Dark elegies (Tudor): pas de deux danced by Lenny Westerdijk and Zoltan Imre -- Death and the maiden (Howard), danced by John Chesworth and Jane Sandbrook -- Lady into fox (Howard), danced by Walter Gore and Sally Gilmour -- Two brothers (Morrice), danced by John Chesworth and Norman Morrice -- La sylphide (Rosen, E after Bournonville), danced by Lucette Aldous and Flemming Flindt -- Pierrot Lunaire (Tetley), danced by Christopher Bruce and Julia Blaikie -- 'H' (Chesworth) -- Blind-sight (Morrice).
Also included are rehearsals of There is a dream that is dreaming me (Blaikie) and Black angels (Bruce).
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 7275
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-168 (former)
Rambert, Marie
Ballet Rambert
two-dimensional moving image
Educational/cultural films and programs
Statement of responsibility: BBC-TV ; produced by Margaret Dale.
Telecast on BBC-II as part of their Dance Month series on May 21, 1978 in honor of Dame Marie Rambert's 90th birthday. Originally telecast by the BBC on June 15, 1976 under the title, Ballet Rambert: The first fifty years.
Performers: Commentary by John Chesworth.
Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 streaming video file (NTSC) (62 min.) :sd., col.
With Dame Marie Rambert as its lifeline, the history of Ballet Rambert is traced chronologically in relation to those choreographers whose works were created for the company since its inception.
Type of Resource
Moving image
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY817018636-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159187
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9f3d0df0-7b91-0135-adad-1f649b47cd6a
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1978: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rambert at 90" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Rambert at 90" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 18, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Rambert at 90 Retrieved from

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Rambert at 90