Orpheus [Close shot]Additional title: Orpheus (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
NamesNew York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)Martins, Nilas (Dancer)Lüders, Adam (Dancer)Whelan, Wendy (Dancer)Lyon, Robert, 1968- (Dancer)Otto, William, 1958- (Dancer)Gold, Tom (Dancer)Reyes, Teresa (Dancer)Fiorato, Hugo (Conductor)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971 (Composer)Noguchi, Isamu, 1930- (Designer)Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)Millard, Jay (Videographer)New York City Ballet (Performer)George Balanchine Trust (Associated name)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)Noguchi, Isamu, 1930- (Costume designer)
Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation
George Balanchine Celebration
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1993-05-22
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4303B
TopicsBalanchine, GeorgeNew York City BalletBalanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)BalletOrpheus (Greek mythology)Mythology, Greek
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
NotesStatement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music, Igor Stravinsky.Content: Recording made possible by the cooperation of New York City Ballet, The George Balanchine Trust, and the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library.Creation/production credits: Scenery and costumes, Isamu Noguchi ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; lighting, Mark Stanley.Performers: Performed by New York City Ballet: Nilas Martins (Orpheus) ; Adam Lüders (Dark angel) ; Wendy Whelan (Eurydice) ; Robert Lyon (Apollo) ; William Otto (Pluto) ; Tom Gold (satyr) ; Romy Karz, Jenifer Ringer, Catherine Ryan, Jennifer Tinsley (nature spirits) ; Samantha Allen, Wendy Drapala, Jennifer Fuchs, Isabel Kimmel, Andrea Long, Pascale van Kipnis, Inmaculada Velez, Elizabeth Walker, Charles Anderson, James Fayette, Arch Higgins, Jian Wang, Robert Wersinger (furies) ; Sant'gria Bello, Christopher Boehmer, Richard Marsden, Andrew Robertson, Alexander Ritter, Runsheng Ying (lost souls) ; Teresa Reyes with Jade Adams, Aura Dixon, Michele Gifford, Dana Hanson, Lydia Harmsen, Heather Hawk, Janey McGeary, Santhe Tsetsilas, Melissa Walter (bacchantes) ; Dixon, Walter, Robertson (friends of Orpheus).Performers: Conductor: Hugo Fiorato.Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 22, 1993 (evening), during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Close shot version ; for wide shot, see *MGZIC 9-4303A.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (34 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176081Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9fd91490-e374-0130-aa48-3c075448cc4b
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