Miscellaneous pas de deuxAdditional title: Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Ivanov)Additional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Oboukhoff after Petipa, M)Additional title: Coppelia (Choreographic work)
NamesPetipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)Oboukhoff, Anatole (Choreographer)Ivanov, Lev, 1834-1901 (Choreographer)Jessen, Victor (Cinematographer)Kaye, Nora, 1920-1987 (Dancer)Markova, Alicia, Dame, 1910-2004 (Dancer)Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983 (Dancer)Franklin, Frederic, 1914- (Dancer)Danilova, Alexandra, 1907-1997 (Dancer)Slavenska, Mia (Dancer)Douglas, Scott, 1927-1996 (Dancer)Danielian, Leon, 1920-1997 (Dancer)Alonzo, Alicia (Dancer)Gollner, Nana (Dancer)Petroff, Paul (Dancer)Kriza, John (Dancer)Toumanova, Tamara, 1919-1996 (Dancer)Magallanes, Nicholas (Dancer)Marie-Jeanne, 1920-2007 (Dancer)Ballet Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Performer)Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo (Performer)
Victor Jessen Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1948 - 1959
Table of ContentsNutcracker (ca. 9 min.) / choreography after Lev Ivanov ; dancers include Nora Kaye and John Kriza, Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin, and possibly Scott Douglas and Mia Slavenska -- Pas de deux classiques (Grand adagio, excerpts) (ca. 2 min.) / dancers, Alexandra Danilova and Frederic Franklin -- Blue bird (ca. 4 min.) / dancers possibly include Tamara Toumanova and Leon Danielian -- Don Quixote (ca. 10 min.) / choreography by Anatole Oboukhoff after Marius Petipa ; dancers include Alicia Alonzo and John Kriza, Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin and possibly Nana Gollner and Paul Petroff -- [Coppelia?] / dancers include Nicholas Magallanes and possibly Marie Jeanne (ca. 4 min.).
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 1695
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesPerformers: Some cast members change during different performances; for example, Nora Kaye and John Kriza's roles in the Nutcracker are also performed by Alicia Markova and Anton Dolin.Credits partially from book entitled, Without permission by Victor Jessen; additional credits from the Dance Division's *MGZB Ballet Theatre programs (Dec. 1949) and Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo programs (1949).Creation/production credits: Filmmaker, Victor Jessen.Performers: Performed by members of Ballet Theatre and Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.Funding: Transferred from film and cataloged with funds provided by the Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation.System details: Streaming video, transferred from 16mm reversal print via Digital Betacam cassettes.Biographical/historical: This film was pieced together by the filmmaker Victor Jessen from multiple performances filmed from various camera angles throughout several theater.
Physical DescriptionFilm reelExtent: 1 film reel (29 min.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mmIncomplete works; sometimes brief segments overlap with repeated sections from different camera location.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18148216Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 717ee400-f879-0130-9534-3c075448cc4b
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