Ballet in television and film: selectionsAdditional title: Sleeping beauty (Choreographic work : Ashton and Wright, Peter after Petipa, M)Additional title: Gayane (Choreographic work : Anisimova)Additional title: Canto indio (Choreographic work : Macdonald)Additional title: Sylphides (Choreographic work : Fokin)Additional title: Meditation from Thais (Choreographic work : D'Amboise)Additional title: Slaughter on Tenth Avenue (Choreographic work : Balanchine)Additional title: Don Quixote (Choreographic work : Petipa, M)Additional title: Dying swan (Choreographic work : Fokine)
NamesFonteyn, Margot, 1919-1991 (Dancer)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Dancer)Carroll, Elisabeth (Dancer)Tomasson, Helgi, 1942- (Dancer)Fracci, Carla (Dancer)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Dancer)Kent, Allegra (Dancer)Farrell, Suzanne, 1945- (Dancer)Mitchell, Arthur, 1934- (Dancer)Eglevsky, André (Speaker)Eglevsky, Marina (Dancer)Varjan, Stephen (Dancer)Russillo, Joseph (Dancer)Adamour, Beth (Dancer)Ashton, Frederick, 1904-1988 (Choreographer)Anisimova, Nina Aleksandrovna, 1909- (Choreographer)MacDonald, Brian (Choreographer)Fokine, Michel, 1880-1942 (Choreographer)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Petipa, Marius, 1818-1910 (Choreographer)Nureyev, Rudolf, 1938-1993 (Choreographer)D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934- (Choreographer)Sullivan, Ed, 1901-1974 (Host)
André Eglevsky Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1965 - 1970
Table of ContentsCONTENTS: The sleeping beauty: Act II pas de deux (Awakening scene) (approx. 8 min.). Chor: Frederick Ashton. Mus: Peter Tchaikovsky. Telecast on the Dean Martin Show, February 5, 1970. Perf. by Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev. -- Gayane pas de deux (approx. 10 min.). Chor: Nina Anisimova and Rudolf Nureyev. Mus: Aram Khachaturian. Telecast on the Ed Sullivan Show, May 23, 1965. Perf. by Margot Fonteyn and Rudolf Nureyev. Low contrast; poor visual quality. -- Canto indio (approx. 4 min.). Chor: Brian Macdonald. Mus: Cesar Chávez. Telecast on the Ed Sullivan Show, November 12, 1967. Perf. by Elisabeth Carroll and Helgi Tomasson. Grainy image. -- Les sylphides: Prelude (approx. 3 min.). Chor: Michel Fokine. Mus: Frédéric Chopin. Telecast on Italian television (?) on a program titled (?) Scarpette rosa. Perf. by Carla Fracci. -- Meditation from Thaïs (approx. 5 min.). Chor: Jacques d'Amboise. Mus: Jules Massenet. Telecast on the Ed Sullivan Show, date unknown. Perf. by Jacques d'Amboise and Allegra Kent. -- Slaughter on Tenth Avenue: excerpt (approx. 3 min.). Chor: George Balanchine. Mus: Richard Rodgers, orchestrated by Hershy Kay. Telecast on the Tonight Show, hosted by Johnny Carson, February 11, 1969. Perf. by Suzanne Farrell and Arthur Mitchell. -- Project Reach lecture-demonstration (approx. 4 min.). Excerpt from an unidentified telecast, ca. 1966-1967. In a public school, André Eglevsky introduces excerpts from the Don Quixote pas de deux (chor: Marius Petipa, mus: Ludwig Minkus), danced by Marina Eglevsky and Stephen Varjan, and a modern jazz solo, danced by Joseph Russillo. -- The dying swan (approx. 2 min., si.). Chor: Michel Fokine. Mus: Camille Saint-Saëns. Perf. by Beth Adamour.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 5090Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-3323 (former)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesTelevision programsLecturesFilmed ballets
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-matic) (39 min.) : sound, black and white ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionCompilation of eight items, the first seven recorded from telecasts, the eighth copied from a projected film.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY936027906-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12174805Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 9ee05010-b3b8-0136-8f81-7538ec4cb0bf
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