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La valse [Wide shot]
Additional title: Valses nobles et sentimentales (Choreographic work : Balanchine)
New York Public Library. Dance Division (Producer)
Watts, Heather (Dancer)
Lüders, Adam (Dancer)
Soto, Jock (Dancer)
Mahdaviani, Miriam (Dancer)
Byars, Michael (Dancer)
LeBlanc, Sherri (Dancer)
Higgins, Arch (Dancer)
Schumacher, Simone (Dancer)
Lyon, Robert, 1968- (Dancer)
Fiorato, Hugo (Conductor)
Balanchine, George (Choreographer)
Ravel, Maurice, 1875-1937 (Composer)
Karinska, Barbara (Costume designer)
Bates, Ronald (Lighting designer)
Rosenthal, Jean, 1912-1969 (Designer)
Stanley, Mark (Lighting designer)
Millard, Jay (Videographer)
New York City Ballet (Performer)
George Balanchine Trust (Performer)
New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)

Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image Original Documentation

George Balanchine Celebration

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1993-05-18
Table of Contents
I, Valses nobles et sentimentales: First waltz, overture -- Second waltz / performed by Romy Karz, Teresa Reyes, and Deborah Wingert -- Third waltz / performed by Miriam Mahdaviani and Michael Byars -- Fourth waltz / performed by Sherri LeBlanc and Arch Higgins -- Fifth waltz / performed by Simone Schumacher and Robert Lyon -- Sixth waltz / performed by Schumacher -- Seventh waltz / performed by Lyon, Karz, Reyes, and Wingert -- Eighth waltz / performed by Heather Watts and Adam Lüders -- II, La valse / performed by Watts, Lüders, Jock Soto, Mahdaviani, Byars, LeBlanc, Higgins, Schumacher, Lyon, Peter Naumann, with Jade Adams, Samantha Allen, Wendy Drapala, Jennifer Fuchs, Heather Hawk, Karz, Isabel Kimmel, Dena Kinstlinger, Monique Meunier, Reyes, Jenifer Ringer, Jennifer Tinsley, Pascale van Kipnis, Elizabeth Walker, Melissa Walter, Wingert, Charles Anderson, Sant'gria Bello, Christopher Boehmer, James Fayette, Gordon Stevens, Jian Wang, Todd Williams, Runsheng Ying.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-4291A
Balanchine, George
New York City Ballet
Balanchine Celebration (1993 : New York City Ballet)
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Statement of responsibility: [presented by] New York City Ballet ; choreography by George Balanchine ; music by Maurice Ravel.
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, Jean Rosenthal ; costumes, Karinska ; original lighting, Ronald Bates ; lighting, Mark Stanley.
Performers: Danced by New York City Ballet.
Performers: Conductor: Hugo Fiorato.
Venue: Videotaped in performance at New York State Theater, New York, on May 18, 1993, during New York City Ballet's Balanchine Celebration, by Jay Millard. Wide shot version ; for close shot, see *MGZIC 9-4291B.
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 Description
Extent: 1 videocassette (U-matic SP) (34 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in.
Type of Resource
Moving image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176050
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): abe3c000-e373-0130-8c3b-3c075448cc4b
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

  • 1993: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La valse [Wide shot]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1993.

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Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "La valse [Wide shot]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 3, 2020.

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La valse [Wide shot]