In memory of the master: George Balanchine's tributes worldwideAdditional title: Concerto barocco (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Four temperaments (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Allegro brillante (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Divertimento no. 15 (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Apollo (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Serenade (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Sunday morning (Television program)
NamesBalanchine, George (Choreographer)Balanchine, George (Interviewee)Nichols, Kyra (Commentator)Kistler, Darci, 1964- (Commentator)Martins, Peter, 1946- (Commentator)Martins, Peter, 1946- (Dancer)Russell, Francia (Commentator)Fischer, Lindsay (Dancer)Le Clercq, Tanaquil (Dancer)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Dancer)Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- (Dancer)Fugate, Judith (Dancer)Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- (Dancer)Villella, Edward, 1936- (Commentator)Popkin, Estelle (Producer)New York City Ballet (Dancer)Kistler, Darci, 1964- (Dancer)Nichols, Kyra (Dancer)Balanchine, George (Dedicatee)
New York City Ballet Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 8849Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3407 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesInterviewsTelevision programs
NotesBiographical/historical: Telecast on CBS-TV's Sunday Morning program, CBS-TV, on May 23, 1993.Funding: Preservation of this video was supported by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (10 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 3/4 in
DescriptionPanorama of excerpts from George Balanchine's ballets, performed by the New York City Ballet and other companies throughout the United States and abroad, interspersed with commentaries by dancers Kyra Nichols, Darci Kistler, Peter Martins, Edward Villella, and Francia Russell. Balanchine himself is briefly heard in an interview taped in 1964 upon the opening of New York State Theater. Ballets seen, in performance and/or rehearsal, include: Concerto barocco, La sonnambula, The four temperaments, Allegro brillante, Divertimento no. 15, Stars and stripes, Apollo, and Serenade. Among the performers represented are Kyra Nichols, Lindsay Fischer, Darci Kistler, Tanaquil Le Clercq, Jacques d'Amboise, Arthur Mitchell, Judith Fugate, Peter Martins, and Suzanne Farrell.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY936045550-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12175090Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 644408d0-900a-0135-3761-02fac77c3cb4
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