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The five gifts of life

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Title
The five gifts of life
Additional title: Five gifts (Choreographic work : Dollar)
Names
Bolender, Todd (Dancer)
Hayden, Melissa (Dancer)
D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Dancer)
Mounsey, Yvonne (Dancer)
Wilde, Patricia, 1928- (Dancer)
Dollar, William (Choreographer)
Dohnányi, Ernő, 1877-1960 (Composer)
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Author)
Saudek, Robert, 1911-1997 (Producer)
New York City Ballet (Dancer)
Collection

New York City Ballet Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1953
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6554
Shelf locator: *MGZHB 8-1729
Shelf locator: *MGZIDVD 5-5330 (former)
Genres
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Notes
Kinescope. Produced by Robert Saudek Associates. Telecast on Omnibus, WCBS-TV, on April 26, 1953. Host: Alistair Cook. Choreography: William Dollar. Based on The five boons of life by Mark Twain. Music: Ernest Dohnányi (Variations on a nursery tale). Performed by Todd Bolender, Melissa Hayden, Jacques D'Amboise, Yvonne Mounsey, Patricia Wilde, and members of the New York City Ballet. Commissioned for television.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (19 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY797028264-F
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12157726
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dc192540-c7ea-0135-b762-35f9be639dd2
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1953: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The five gifts of life" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1953. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6932bdd0-ef98-0133-38f7-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The five gifts of life" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 16, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6932bdd0-ef98-0133-38f7-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1953). The five gifts of life Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6932bdd0-ef98-0133-38f7-60f81dd2b63c

Wikipedia Citation

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The five gifts of life