Gala of stars: excerptsAdditional title: Intermittences du coeur (Choreographic work : Petit)Additional title: Nutcracker (Choreographic work : Balanchine after Ivanov)
NamesAshley, Merrill (Dancer)Lavery, Sean (Dancer)Makarova, Natalia, 1940- (Dancer)Chryst, Gary (Choreographer)Chryst, Gary (Dancer)Cragun, Richard (Dancer)Rivera, Chita (Dancer)Minnelli, Liza (Dancer)Dowell, Anthony (Dancer)Reinking, Ann (Dancer)Sills, Beverly (Host)Balanchine, George (Choreographer)Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 (Composer)Saint-Saëns, Camille, 1835-1921 (Composer)Franck, César, 1822-1890 (Composer)Gennaro, Peter, 1919-2000 (Choreographer)Petit, Roland, 1924-2011 (Choreographer)Porter, Cole, 1891-1964 (Composer)Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 (Composer)Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983 (Lyricist)WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.) (Broadcaster)Levine, James, 1943- (Conductor)Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Chorus (Performer)Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra (Performer)New York City Ballet (Performer)
Mikhail Baryshnikov Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1984Place: New York, N.YPublisher: WNET/13
Table of ContentsReel 1 (43 min.) Pas de deux from Nutcracker / choreography, George Balanchine ; music, Peter I. Tchaikovsky ; performed by Merrill Ashley and Sean Lavery -- Pas de deux from Proust (Les intermittences du coeur) / choreography, Roland Petit ; music, César Franck (excerpts from Psyché) and Camille Saint-Saëns (excerpts from Symphony no. 3) ; performed by Natalia Makarova and Richard Cragun -- The apple doesn't fall very far from the tree, from The rink / performed by Chita Rivera and Liza Minnelli -- They can't take that away from me / choreography, Gary Chryst ; music, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin ; performed by Ann Reinking and Anthony Dowell -- Begin the beguine / choreography, Peter Gennaro ; music, Cole Porter ; performed by Natalia Makarova and Gary Chryst.Reel 2 (62 min.) Pledge drive edit of the program, with some overlap of content from Reel 1.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 6151Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-5199 (former)
TopicsDancePas de deux
GenresFilmed performancesFilmed danceTelevision programsMusic
NotesStatement of responsibility: WNET/13.Performers: Host: Beverly Sills.Venue: Telecast December 12, 1984 on WNET/13, New York.Acquisition: Gift; Mikhail Baryshnikov, 2011.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 2 videocassettes (Betamax, U-matic,) (105 min.) : sound, color ; 3/4 in
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: NYPY857027190-FNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12161503Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c14c82d0-4b5f-0133-1e6e-60f81dd2b63c
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