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Additional title: Faun (Choreographic work : Schayk)
Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)
Schaijk, Toer van (Set designer)
Nationale Ballet (Netherlands) (Performer)
Schaijk, Toer van (Choreographer)

Rudolf Nureyev Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1978
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 6198
Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-4046 RNC (former)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Creation/production credits: choreography and scenery by Toer Van Schayk.
Content: Accompanied by data sheet.
Performers: Danced by Rudolf Nureyev and two female members of the Dutch National Ballet.
Venue: Filmed in performance, location not identified, in 1978.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (13 min.) : silent, color ; 3/4 in.
Ballet danced to Claude Debussy's Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14864476
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 34e88230-b8df-0134-3db3-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1938: Creator Born
  • 1978: Created
  • 1993: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Faun" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1978.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Faun" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 6, 2020.

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1978). Faun Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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