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Three preludes [and] Spartacus

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Three preludes [and] Spartacus
Additional title: Three préludes (Choreographic work : Stevenson)
Additional title: Qui es-tu Spartacus? (Choreographic work : Labis)
Brassel, Robert (Dancer)
DiBona, Linda (Dancer)
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, 1873-1943 (Composer)
Stevenson, Ben, 1937- (Choreographer)
Khachaturi͡an, Aram Ilʹich, 1903-1978 (Composer)
Labis, Attilio. (Choreographer)
Renard, Raymond (Costume designer)

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1981
Table of Contents
CONTENTS. - Three preludes. Choreography: Ben Stevenson. Music: Sergei Rakhmaninov (pianist: Boyd Staplin). Qui es-tus Spartacus: Pas de deux. Choreography: Attilio Labis. Music: Aram Khachaturian. Costumes: Raymond Renard. Lighting: Jerome Lemaitre.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 1535
Ballet in television
Three preludes taped in performance on October 18, 1980 at the Poughkeepsie Ballet Theatre Gala, Poughkeepsie High School, Poughkeepsie, New York. Spartacus taped during dress rehearsal of the Bartlesville Civic Ballet on May 2, 1981 at Schooner High School, Bartlesville, Oklahoma. Performed by Linda DiBona and Robert Brassel.
Physical Description
Electronic resource
1 streaming video file (NTSC) (20 min.)
Sd., col.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12159581
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9036cc40-0821-0131-417d-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1981: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Three preludes [and] Spartacus" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Three preludes [and] Spartacus" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 22, 2019.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). Three preludes [and] Spartacus Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Three preludes [and] Spartacus