Interview with Maria Karnilova, 1966

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Title
Interview with Maria Karnilova, 1966
Additional title: Invitation to dance (Radio program)
Names
Karnilova, Maria (Interviewee)
Terry, Walter (Interviewer)
Collection

Dance Audio Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1966-04-10
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZTO 7-89
Topics
Karnilova, Maria -- Interviews
American Ballet Theatre
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.)., Ballet School
Winesburg, Ohio (Choreographic work : Saddler)
Movement (Acting)
Notes
Content: Interview with Maria Karnilova conducted by Walter Terry, as host; broadcast on April 10, 1966 by radio station WNYC, New York, on its series Invitation to dance.
Content: The sound quality is excellent.
Funding: The processing and cataloging of this recording was made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. The support of the National Endowment for the Arts is also gratefully acknowledged.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded for and broadcast by radio station WNYC, New York for its program Invitation to dance Broadcast on April 10, 1966 New York (N.Y.)
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 24 minutes); acetate; half-track; 7.5 ips; 7 in.
Description
Walter Terry introduces Maria Karnilova, a ballet dancer and actor, currently in the musical Fiddler on the roof; Maria Karnilova speaks with Walter Terry about her background including her ballet training at the Metropolitan Opera; her early career, dancing at night clubs; obtaining her costumes at bargain prices from Max Gordon; joining American Ballet Theatre [then Ballet Theatre]; her roles, in particular, in the ballets of Antony Tudor; discovering that she had a gift for comedy; her children as the main reason she gave up ballet as a full time career; ending a dormant period with her role in Donald Saddler's Winesburg, Ohio; how her dance training has contributed to her acting in commercial theater, in particular her use of her entire body and her avoidance of superfluous movement; versatility versus specialization for the performing artist; her plans for her future.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 36193287
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12117224
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 00e719a0-3472-0137-e7a2-09d5d4b01f39
Rights Statement
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  • 2019: Digitized
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MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Maria Karnilova, 1966" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1966. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bc535e10-3ba6-0134-33dc-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "Interview with Maria Karnilova, 1966" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bc535e10-3ba6-0134-33dc-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1966). Interview with Maria Karnilova, 1966 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/bc535e10-3ba6-0134-33dc-60f81dd2b63c

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Interview with Maria Karnilova, 1966