Celebration, cassette 2Additional title: Taming of the shrew (Choreographic work : Cranko)Additional title: Manon (Choreographic work : MacMillan)Additional title: Giselle (Choreographic work : Alonso, Alicia and F after Coralli and Perrot)Additional title: Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work : Nureyev after Petipa, M)
NamesHaydée, Marcia (Dancer)Cragun, Richard (Dancer)Fonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991 (Dancer)Ashton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Sibley, Antoinette (Dancer)Wall, David (Dancer)Alonso, Alicia, 1921- (Choreographer)Esquivel, Jorge (Dancer)Kain, Karen (Dancer)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Choreographer)Cranko, John (Choreographer)MacMillan, Kenneth (Choreographer)Saddler, Donald (Restager)Wechsler, Gil (Lighting designer)Schermerhorn, Kenneth (Conductor)Large, Brian (Director)Hermann, Jane (Producer)Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.) (Producer)Ashton, Frederick, Sir, 1904-1988 (Dancer)Alonso, Alicia, 1921- (Dancer)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)
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Dates / OriginDate Created: 1984Place: New York, NY
Table of ContentsThe taming of the shrew (Act II pas de deux) / choreography: John Cranko ; music: Kurt-Heinz Stolze after Domenico Scarlatti ; dancers: Marcia Haydée, Richard Cragun -- Acte de présence / choreography: Frederick Ashton ; music: Tchaikovsky ; dancers: Frederick Ashton, Margot Fonteyn -- Manon (Act I pas de deux) / choreography: Kenneth MacMillan ; music: Jules Massenet ; dancers: Antoinette Sibley, David Wall -- Giselle (Act II pas de deux) / choreography: Alicia Alonso, after Coralli and Perrot ; music: Adolphe Adam ; dancers: Alicia Alonso, Jorge Esquivel -- The sleeping beauty (Act III pas de deux) / choreography: Rudolph Nureyev after Marius Petipa ; music: Tchaikovsky ; dancers: Karen Kain, Rudolf Nureyev.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 5003Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-700
GenresVideo recordingsFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesCreation/production credits: Producer: Jane Hermann. Conductor: Kenneth Schermerhorn. Lighting: Gil Wechsler. Staging: Donald Saddler. Director: Brian Large. Script: Gerald Fitzgerald.Venue: Taped in performance at the Metropolitan Opera House May 13, 1984. A WNET-TV and Metropolitan Opera presentation of a gala performance celebrating 100 years of performing arts at the Metropolitan Opera.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Umatic) (45 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY847040665-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12160703Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9ec96f80-af69-0134-715f-00505686a51c
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