The Royal BalletAdditional title: The Royal BalletAdditional title: Swan lake (Choreographic work : Ashton and Sergeev, N after Ivanov and Petipa, M)Additional title: Firebird (Choreographic work : Grigoriev and Tchernicheva after Fokin)Additional title: Ondine (Choreographic work : Ashton)
NamesFonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991Somes, Michael, 1917-1994Ashbridge, BryanEdwards, LeslieLindsay, RosemaryWhite, Franklin, 1924-Grant, Alexander, 1925-2011Farron, JuliaHoward, AnnRoope, CloverSibley, AntoinetteAshton, Frederick, 1904-1988Sergeev, Nikolaĭ Grigorʹevich, 1876-1951Ivanov, Lev, 1834-1901Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910Grigoriev, S. L.(Sergeĭ Leonidovich), 1883-1968Tchernicheva, LubovFokine, Michel, 1880-1942Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Henze, Hans Werner, 1926-2012 (Composer)Hurry, Leslie, 1909- (Designer)Goncharova, Natalii͡a Sergeevna, 1881-1962 (Designer)De Nobili, Lila, 1916- (Designer)Czinner, Paul, 1890-1972 (Producer)Royal Ballet
General Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1960
Table of ContentsReel 1. Swan lake. Act II excerpts (Valse, pas de deux, pas de quatre, rondo, and coda) / choreography, Frederick Ashton and Nikolai Sergeev after Ivanov and Petipa ; sets and costumes, Leslie Hurry ; cast, Margot Fonteyn (Odette) ; Michael Somes (Prince Siegfried) ; Bryan Ashbridge (Benno) ; Leslie Edwards (Von Rothbart) ; Ann Howard, Mavis Osborn, Clover Roope, and Antoinette Sibley (Cygnets) ; and corps de ballet.Firebird / choreography, Serge Grigoriev and Lubov Tchernicheva after Mikhail Fokin ; music, Igor Stravinski ; sets and costumes, Natalia Goncharova ; cast, Margot Fonteyn (Firebird) ; Michael Somes (Prince Ivan) ; Rosemary Lindsay (The beautiful Tsarevna) ; Franklin White (Immortal Kostchei) ; and corps de ballet.Reel 2. Ondine. Acts I and II / choreography, Frederick Ashton ; music, Hans Werner Henze ; sets and costumes, Lila de Nobili ; cast, Margot Fonteyn (Ondine) ; Michael Somes (Palemon) ; Julia Farron (Berta) ; Alexander Grant (Tirrenio) ; Leslie Edwards (Hermit) ;, and corps de ballet.Reel 3. Ondine (continued). Act III.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 10187Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-214 (former)
Genrestwo-dimensional moving imageDanceVideo
NotesStatement of responsibility: a J. Arthur Rank presentation ; produced by Paul Czinner Productions for Poetic Films Ltd. in association with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; directed and produced by Paul Czinner.Performers: Danced by the Royal Ballet, London, starring Margot Fonteyn and Michael Somes.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 3 streaming video file (NTSC) (131 min.) :sd., col.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY777034415-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12156872Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c794cd30-8cf3-0135-3f75-0d797bf219c5
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